1. 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 9 months ago 5,135 reads 16 comments

  2. 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 9 months ago 1,113 reads 5 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 24,343 reads 46 comments

  4. 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 9 months ago 666 reads 4 comments

  5. 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 9 months ago 9,892 reads 25 comments

  6. 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 9 months ago 6,877 reads 45 comments

  7. 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 9 months ago 6,905 reads 2 comments

  8. 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 9 months ago 7,476 reads 28 comments

  9. 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 9 months ago 352 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 9 months ago 2,240 reads 2 comments

  11. 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 9 months ago 9,516 reads 15 comments

  12. 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 9 months ago 12,799 reads 40 comments

  13. ALCS Schedule 2013: When and Where to Watch Remainder of Playoff Series

    The dust has finally settled after the Boston Red Sox mounted a glorious comeback against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway in Game 2...

    Daine Pavloski Written by Daine Pavloski about 9 months ago 22,340 reads 0 comments

  14. Lineup, Rotation Changes LCS Teams Must Make to Turn Things Around

    As we are beginning to move towards those defining moments that will move two teams into the World Series, every manager is trying to make optimal decisions. Optimal decisions do not necessarily take things like popularity into consideration...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about 9 months ago 437 reads 2 comments

  15. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Game-by-Game Predictions for Detroit Matchups

    The Red Sox looked to be on their way to an 0-2 deficit in the ALCS when their bats suddenly came to life on Sunday night, as a grand slam by David Ortiz in the bottom of the eighth ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 4,950 reads 4 comments

  16. Los Angeles Dodgers: 6 Necessities for Blue Crew to Pull Off NLCS Title

    After two disappointing losses in St. Louis, it seemed as though the Dodgers were doomed, but Game 3 brought the Blue Crew back to life...

    Robert Pace Written by Robert Pace about 9 months ago 1,199 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Xander Bogaerts Deserves a Shot in Red Sox's Postseason Lineup

    Boston’s offense may have posted six unanswered runs in the final two innings of the 6-5 win over the Detroit Tigers in Game 2, but before that, it was scuffling—big time...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 9 months ago 3,046 reads 6 comments

  18. Slumping Holliday and Carpenter Must Wake Up, Ignite Cardinals' Stagnant Offense

    For the St. Louis Cardinals , this is a matter of good news and bad news. Let's start with the bad. The club was shut out 3-0 by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 3 of the National ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 4,441 reads 9 comments

  19. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 3

    After the Boston Red Sox's dramatic comeback against the Detroit Tigers in Game 2 of the ALCS, there is an opportunity for one team to leave Game 3 with a lead in the series...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 9 months ago 6,060 reads 6 comments

  20. Mapping Out the Los Angeles Dodgers' Path to an NLCS Comeback

    The Los Angeles Dodgers avoided a 3-0 deficit in their National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals by picking up a 3-0 win in Game 3 Monday night, but it was just the first step in a long journey to a comeback...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 9 months ago 4,123 reads 8 comments

  21. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 3

    Hyun -Jin Ryu lasted just three innings in his first postseason start. For an encore, he outdueled Adam Wainwright...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 64,556 reads 215 comments

  22. David Freese Injury: Updates on Cardinals 3B's Ankle, Likely Return Date

    St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese suffered an injury during Game 3 of the NLCS on Monday night, and he was replaced by Daniel Descalso ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 9 months ago 3,094 reads 5 comments

  23. Is MLB's 2-3-2 Postseason Format Fair for the Favorite?

    Both of Major League Baseball's Championship Series have shifted to Game 3, meaning each matchup heads to the lower-seeded team's home park for three straight games. That presents an interesting question: Is it fair that the "favorite" (i...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 7,115 reads 21 comments

  24. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals Game 3: Live Score NLCS Highlights

    The Los Angeles Dodgers had their backs against their wall in Game 3 of the NLCS and they responded. Hyun-jin Ryu, Brian Wilson and Kenley Jansen held St. Louis to four hits while shutting them out...

    Matthew Seukunian Written by Matthew Seukunian about 9 months ago 36,550 reads 62 comments

  25. The Backstory Behind the Incredible Red Sox ALCS Game 2 Win

    After Dustin Pedroia's laser-drive single to short-right field last night loaded the bases in the bottom of the eighth—and Will Middlebrooks slammed on the brakes rounding ...

    Saul  Wisnia Written by Saul Wisnia about 9 months ago 831 reads 7 comments