1. John Lackey's Postseason Pedigree Paying Big Dividends for Cardinals

    Past postseason success doesn't necessarily equal future postseason success. Just ask Jon Lester, who entered his start in the Oakland Athletics ' do-or-die wild-card playoff Sept...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 15,913 reads 28 comments

  2. MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Identifying Best Deals from Thursday's Transactions

    The 2014 MLB trade deadline had a little bit of something for everyone. Usual suspects were finally moved, yanking their names forcefully from the headlines...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 9 months ago 878 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Trades 2014: Grades and Breakdowns for Teams Active During Deadline

    There is always plenty of buildup and anticipation for the MLB trade deadline, with the actual event not always living up to the billing. On Thursday the deals consummated did not disappoint...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 9 months ago 1,153 reads 0 comments

  4. Grading the Trade That Sent Red Sox Ace John Lackey to the Cardinals

    According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman , the St. Louis Cardinals have acquired starting pitcher John Lackey (along with pitching prospect Corey Littrell and cash considerations) ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 months ago 20,747 reads 35 comments

  5. MLB Trades 2014: Grades and Analysis for Latest Deadline Deals

    One things is abundantly clear at the 2014 MLB trade deadline: Billy Beane is willing to do whatever it takes. The Oakland Athletics general manager is all in on a 2014 World Series crown...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 9 months ago 4,101 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Asdrubal Cabrera and More

    There were 21 teams across Major League Baseball entering play Wednesday that were either in first place or within 10 games of first place...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 2,042 reads 1 comments

  7. Red Sox Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jon Lester, John Lackey and More

    The Boston Red Sox figure to find themselves among the sellers at the trade deadline. The team's World Series defense has lacked the magic associated with last year's run, and the chances of making a late surge into the postseason are slim to none...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 1,809 reads 0 comments

  8. John Lackey Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Red Sox Star

    Updates from Thursday, July 31 Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported that the St. Louis Cardinals have landed John Lackey : Earlier, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports ruled one team ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 9 months ago 44,314 reads 51 comments

  9. First-Quarter Grades for Boston Red Sox

    It's been an inconsistent start to the season for the Boston Red Sox . Pegged as one of the better teams in baseball when the season began, the defending World Series champs have battled the ...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 11 months ago 1,352 reads 4 comments