1. Michael Wacha's Poise, Maturity Will Lead to World Series Stardom

    On Friday night, Michael Wacha became part of baseball history. Starting Game 6 of the NLCS in St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 9 months ago 7,176 reads 13 comments

  2. How the St. Louis Cardinals Match Up Against the Boston Red Sox, Detroit Tigers

    We know the when and half of the who, but we don't yet know the where. The World Series begins on Wednesday, Oct. 23, and the St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 25,829 reads 78 comments

  3. Yasiel Puig's NLCS Road Struggles Exposes Youth, Inexperience

    As the Los Angeles Dodgers bowed out of the 2013 NLCS, the player that helped spark their remarkable run through June, July and August, Yasiel Puig , suffered through a difficult series at the plate, in the field and through the voices of critics...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 9 months ago 2,938 reads 21 comments

  4. Video, Twitter Reaction to St. Louis Cardinals Celebrating World Series Trip

    Deviating from the trend of nail-biting NLCS battles, the St. Louis Cardinals routed the Los Angeles Dodgers, 9-0, in Friday night's Game 6 to clinch the 2013 National League pennant...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 9 months ago 2,444 reads 1 comments

  5. Yasiel Puig's Disastrous Third Inning Hurts Dodgers in Game 6

    All the Yasiel Puig critics are already getting started on their "I told you so" columns. The phenom's poor defensive decisions in Friday night's third inning allowed the St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 9 months ago 11,309 reads 52 comments

  6. Dodgers vs. Cardinals Video: Watch Scott Van Slyke and Joe Kelly's Standoff

    The Los Angeles Dodgers scored an early victory in Game 6 of the NLCS when Scott Van Slyke held firm and refused to budge before St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Joe Kelly finally broke his gaze during a tense pregame standoff...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 120,291 reads 97 comments

  7. MLB Playoffs 2013: Stars Who Must Improve on Postseason Performances

    It's understandable that even the best players go through their struggles at the plate, but did they really have to choose now? Why can't everybody be like Justin Verlander? 2013 ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 304 reads 0 comments

  8. How Max Scherzer, Clay Buchholz Match Up in ALCS Elimination Game 6

    Game 6 of the American League Championship Series will go down at Fenway Park on Saturday at 8:07 p.m. ET. For the Boston Red Sox, a win means a trip to the World Series. For the Detroit Tigers, a loss means watching the World Series on TV...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 7,385 reads 4 comments

  9. World Series 2013: Breaking Down Potential MVP Candidates

    The World Series 2013 matchup is not quite set, but there are a few players who have stood out as potential MVP candidates, should their team advance to the Fall Classic...

    Jeremy Fuchs Written by Jeremy Fuchs about 9 months ago 1,584 reads 0 comments

  10. NLCS Schedule 2013: Breaking Down Remaining Games

    After missing out on a chance to clinch the series in five games, the St. Louis Cardinals travel back home to try to close out the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the 2013 NLCS. Up 3-2, the Cardinals need just one win to reach the World Series...

    Jeremy Fuchs Written by Jeremy Fuchs about 9 months ago 636 reads 0 comments

  11. Can Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander Neutralize Red Sox Home-Field Advantage?

    To make their second straight trip to the World Series, the Detroit Tigers will need to upset the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in ALCS Games 6 and 7. However, that daunting assignment is made much more realistic by their starting rotation alignment.

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 9 months ago 4,692 reads 37 comments

  12. The St. Louis Cardinals and the Myth of Playing the Game 'The Right Way'

    The most overused term in sports is also this generation's most obnoxious cliche: playing the game the "right way...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 9 months ago 4,550 reads 20 comments

  13. MLB Playoffs 2013: Preview and Predictions for Game 6 of ALCS and NLCS

    The St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox, which entered the postseason as the top seeds in their respective leagues, each return home for Game 6 looking to close out the series...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 3,454 reads 1 comments

  14. MLB Picks: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals, NLCS Game 6

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won nine of their last 11 games following an off day, which is important to consider when making your MLB picks Friday, as they take on the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium...

    Jeff  Grant Written by Jeff Grant about 9 months ago 2,598 reads 0 comments

  15. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Keys to Winning NLCS Game 6

    The St. Louis Cardinals will once again attempt to eliminate the Los Angeles Dodgers from the 2013 NLCS in Friday night's Game 6 from Busch Stadium...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 9 months ago 11,629 reads 48 comments

  16. Ranking MLB's Greatest Rookie Postseason Pitching Performances of All Time

    If there’s a central theme to the 2013 postseason, it’s that rookie pitchers are excelling in their first taste of playoff baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 9 months ago 2,113 reads 2 comments

  17. Boston Red Sox: Xander Bogaerts Has Makings of Postseason X-Factor

    One day after Jim Leyland reshuffled the Detroit Tigers lineup, Red Sox manager John Farrell made his own bold switch for Game 5 of the ALCS...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 9 months ago 1,864 reads 7 comments

  18. Tigers Desperately Need Prince Fielder to Step Up to Survive in ALCS

    For all the talk about Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland shuffling his lineup and Austin Jackson struggling in the postseason, Prince Fielder has turned into an even bigger problem...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 4,286 reads 28 comments

  19. Watch Mike Napoli Hit 460-Foot Rocket for HR in ALCS Game 5

    On a cold and overcast night in Detroit, the ball doesn't travel quite as far as it would on a summer's night in June. But Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli treated the baseball like it was June...

    Doug Mead Written by Doug Mead about 9 months ago 6,067 reads 5 comments

  20. Watch Jose Iglesias Come out of Nowhere to Rob David Ortiz with Sick Catch

    When the Detroit Tigers acquired shortstop Jose Iglesias from the Boston Red Sox in July, they knew they were getting a slick defender...

    Doug Mead Written by Doug Mead about 9 months ago 9,698 reads 6 comments

  21. Red Sox vs. Tigers: Score, Grades and Analysis for ALCS Game 5

    The Boston bats woke up in a big way Thursday night, as the Red Sox downed the Detroit Tigers, 4-3, to win Game 5 of the ALCS and take a 3-2 series lead, via MLB ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 28,450 reads 27 comments

  22. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox Game 5: Live Score and ALCS Highlights

    The Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox battled in Game 5 of the ALCS as the Red Sox came out on top, 4-3. Boston now leads the series 3-2...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 9 months ago 45,941 reads 42 comments

  23. Who Is Most to Blame for Los Angeles Dodgers' Series Deficit?

    After a crucial Game 5 victory in the NLCS on Wednesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers have sent the series back to St. Louis to decide the National League champion this weekend...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 9 months ago 2,208 reads 8 comments

  24. MLB Playoffs 2013: One Player from Each Team That Must Step Up

    Every postseason, every team has one player who suddenly disappears, erasing the memory of a fantastic regular season with the demons of a shoddy run in the playoffs. The four teams remaining in the 2013 MLB playoffs are no exception...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 534 reads 0 comments

  25. How Clayton Kershaw, Michael Wacha Match Up in NLCS' Elimination Game 6

    If you are looking for a marquee pitching matchup to satisfy your baseball craving, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw against St. Louis Cardinals star rookie Michael Wacha in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series is hard to beat...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 15,648 reads 118 comments