1. Dodgers Have Fighting Chance Despite Hostile Road Environment

    The urge will be resisted here to make any puns about a certain classic film , but the National League Championship Series is, in fact, headed back to St. Louis. With their 6-4 win over the St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 13,181 reads 91 comments

  2. MLB Stars Folding Under the Pressure of the League Championship Series

    Only four MLB teams remain, battling in the League Championship Series to earn the opportunity to play on the greatest stage of all, the World Series...

    Ben Stepansky Written by Ben Stepansky about 11 months ago 562 reads 0 comments

  3. Miguel Cabrera's Injuries Are Finally Sinking the Tigers in ALCS

    It's fitting that Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland has decided to bat Miguel Cabrera in the second spot for Game 4 of the American League Championship Series, because over the past two months, Cabrera has become a two-hole hitter...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 3,392 reads 6 comments

  4. Red Sox vs. Tigers: Detroit Will Overcome Series Deficit and Reach World Series

    Here we go again. Surely, that is what the Detroit Tigers and their fans are thinking after the team went down 2-1 to the Boston Red Sox in the American League Championship Series...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 922 reads 0 comments

  5. How Yasiel Puig Has Evolved During the 2013 NLCS

    Yasiel Puig seemed destined to become a postseason hero when he stepped to the plate representing the tying run in the bottom of the ninth inning in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 4,861 reads 17 comments

  6. Mapping out the Detroit Tigers' Path to an ALCS Comeback

    When the Detroit Tigers take the field again in the ALCS, they'll be staring down the pressure of trying to avoid three consecutive losses in a best-of-seven series, attempting ...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 2,045 reads 4 comments

  7. Odds of Each Slumping MLB Star Snapping out of Slumps in Time

    Slumps are commonplace in Major League Baseball. Every player has gone through them in their careers, with some being more prolonged than others...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 1,686 reads 3 comments

  8. NLCS Schedule 2013: Complete Guide to Remaining Cardinals-Dodgers Matchups

    With a spot in the World Series on the line, the NLCS has surpassed its halfway point as the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers are in the midst of what has been an epic series thus far...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 11 months ago 7,009 reads 0 comments

  9. ALCS Schedule 2013: When and Where to Catch Remainder of Series

    Fear not, Detroit Tigers fans, for there's still plenty of time to turn this series around. The Boston Red Sox won 1-0 on Tuesday night to take a 2-1 lead in the ALCS...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 2,171 reads 0 comments

  10. Risky Moves Managers Should Make to Chase a World Series Trip

    Detroit's Jim Leyland and Los Angeles' Don Mattingly both find their teams on the short ends of their respective MLB championship series, as they face the prospect of dashed World Series dreams and an offseason full of "what ifs" ahead of them..

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 months ago 1,329 reads 7 comments

  11. How Joe Kelly, Zack Greinke Match Up in NLCS' Crucial Game 5

    The St. Louis Cardinals find themselves in a familiar position, just one win away from the World Series after a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in Game 4 the National League Championship Series...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 2,831 reads 4 comments

  12. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 4

    With a 2-1 lead in the series following their 1-0 victory on Tuesday night, the Boston Red Sox will be looking to bury the Detroit Tigers in what is a very important Game 4 for both teams...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 5,229 reads 4 comments

  13. Cardinals-Red Sox World Series Would Match 2 Struggling Offenses

    We're almost halfway through the league championship series schedule. The St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox hold advantages in their respective leagues. The Cardinals are up 3-1, while the Red Sox are up 2-1...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 3,932 reads 10 comments

  14. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Keys for Each Team in NLCS Game 5

    The Los Angeles Dodgers were unable to protect their home field on Tuesday night, losing Game 4 of the 2013 NLCS, 4-2, to give the St. Louis Cardinals a commanding 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven series...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 5,158 reads 16 comments

  15. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: What LA Must Do to Get Back into Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers lost Game 4 in the National League Championship Series 4-2 on Tuesday night, setting up a do-or-die scenario for the remaining games against the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 11 months ago 1,169 reads 5 comments

  16. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 4

    The Los Angeles Dodgers learned the hard way that you should never overtly celebrate against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 of the NLCS on Tuesday night, losing 4-2 at home to fall into a 3-1 hole...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 24,388 reads 43 comments

  17. Detroit Tigers: Is It Time to Shake Up the Batting Order?

    Let’s be honest: The Detroit Tigers have only made it this far in the postseason due to their pitching. The bats have been pretty quiet against the Oakland A’s and Boston Red Sox ...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about 11 months ago 706 reads 4 comments

  18. Have the Tigers Missed Their Chance to Exploit Red Sox's Lost Offense?

    It's impossible to imagine the opening three games of the American League Championship Series playing out any better for the Detroit Tigers . And yet, it's impossible to imagine the outcomes being any worse...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 9,917 reads 25 comments

  19. Red Sox Prove They Have the Arms to Match Tigers

    A funny thing has happened in the American League Championship Series that doesn't get talked about enough: Boston’s pitching staff is really, really good...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 6,899 reads 45 comments

  20. Mike Napoli Goes Yard off of Justin Verlander in the 7th Inning of the ALCS

    Justin Verlander threw six scoreless innings before the Boston Red Sox scored off of this Mike Napoli home run in the top of the seventh inning...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 11 months ago 6,959 reads 2 comments

  21. Would a Third Title in 8 Years Make St. Louis Cardinals a Dynasty?

    The St. Louis Cardinals are an exemplary franchise, but are they on the verge of becoming a dynastic one? The organization is among the best in baseball , if not all sports, when it comes to recent success, decision-making and player development..

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 7,516 reads 26 comments

  22. St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese Says He Is Good to Go

    David Freese left Game 3 of the NLCS between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers Monday with a sore right calf muscle...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 11 months ago 388 reads 0 comments

  23. Dodgers vs. Cardinals: Keys to Each Team Winning NLCS Game 4

    The Los Angeles Dodgers finally showed some signs of life in the NLCS, as they got back on track with a Game 3 win on Monday against the St. Louis Cardinals . Still down 2-1 in the series, the Dodgers have some work to do as Lance Lynn (15-10, 3...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 11 months ago 2,274 reads 2 comments

  24. Are the St. Louis Cardinals Wasting Potential NLCS X-Factor Shelby Miller?

    It’s difficult to imagine where the St. Louis Cardinals would be without their rookie pitchers. Between Carlos Martinez, Seth Maness, Trevor Rosenthal, Kevin Siegrist and ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 9,588 reads 15 comments

  25. Boston Red Sox Players Reportedly Upset Jhonny Peralta Allowed to Play in ALCS

    According to baseball writer Peter Gammons , some Boston Red Sox players are upset about Jhonny Peralta 's inclusion on Detroit's postseason roster after a 50-game suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 12,870 reads 38 comments