1. Ranking the 10 Best Storylines of the 2013 ALCS, NLCS

    The 2013 League Championship Series round has begun, with the Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals kicking things off in the NL on Friday, and the Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers set to get things started on the AL side on Saturday...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 1,233 reads 1 comments

  2. What the Detroit Tigers Must Do to Take the Next Step in the ALCS

    The Detroit Tigers had their backs against the wall for a moment there in the American League Division Series against the Oakland A’s, but their bats came alive in Game 4, and Justin Verlander showed up to do his thing in Game 5...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 months ago 2,702 reads 3 comments

  3. ALCS Schedule 2013: TV Listings, Dates and Predictions for Red Sox vs. Tigers

    The American League pennant-winning Boston Red Sox will host the Detroit Tigers on Saturday evening at Fenway Park to kick off the 2013 ALCS...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 12,781 reads 0 comments

  4. Will Clayton Kershaw's Struggles Against Cardinals' Offense Continue into NLCS?

    Clayton Kershaw , coming off of a year in which he posted the lowest single-season ERA since Pedro Martinez in 2000, is the best pitcher on the planet right now...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 1,595 reads 2 comments

  5. NLCS 2013: Why Cardinals Lineup Will Overpower Dodgers Aces in St. Louis

    While the Los Angeles Dodgers may have the more heralded lineup heading into the 2013 National League Championship Series, it will be the St. Louis Cardinals ' bats that get the most out of the Dodgers' elite starters at home...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 11 months ago 1,490 reads 3 comments

  6. Playoff Health Preview: League Championship Series Could Be Decided by Health

    Teams don't always make it to this stage in the season by being healthy. The Dodgers and Red Sox have overcome more injuries than most teams, but they have been able to succeed because ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 11 months ago 1,242 reads 0 comments

  7. ALCS Schedule 2013: Complete Viewing Guide for Tigers vs. Red Sox Playoff Clash

    After 162 regular-season games as well as the American League Division Series, the Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox will meet in the best-of-seven American League Championship Series ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 7,534 reads 0 comments

  8. St. Louis Cardinals' Joe Kelly Is the Right Man for the Job in the NLCS

    The St. Louis Cardinals will turn to Joe Kelly to open their NLCS bout with the Los Angeles Dodgers . Kelly has been dominant throughout the last half of the season and has provided the team with the ability to win at an alarming rate...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 11 months ago 340 reads 0 comments

  9. NLCS Game 1: Why Greinke vs. Kelly Is Closer Than It Appears

    Zack Greinke is having one of the best seasons of his career. 2013 saw the Dodgers ' right-hander post a 15-4 record, making it the third year in a row that he's won 15 games or more...

    Derek Wolff Written by Derek Wolff about 11 months ago 409 reads 1 comments

  10. ALCS 2013: Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers Position by Position Breakdown

    It only seems fitting that the battle for the American League pennant will come down to the best starting rotation against the best offense when the Detroit Tigers and Boston Red Sox lock horns for what is sure to be a clash of epic proportions...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 10,887 reads 40 comments

  11. Predictions for Each Impact MLB Rookie in the ALCS, NLCS

    Whether it was Michael Wacha taking a no-hit bid into the eighth inning of Game 4 against the Pirates, Yasiel Puig collecting three hits and driving in two runs in Game 3 ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 2,183 reads 2 comments

  12. World Series 2013: Predictions for Fall Classic Matchup

    The League Championship Series are about to get underway, bringing us a step closer to the 2013 World Series. There are two fantastic LCS matchups. In the National League, the Los Angeles Dodgers will take on the St...

    Jeremy Fuchs Written by Jeremy Fuchs about 11 months ago 3,046 reads 0 comments

  13. ALCS 2013: Step-by-Step Guide for the Boston Red Sox to Win the Series

    Worst to first is a dream that came true for the 2013 Boston Red Sox . Now, after a 97-win regular season and ALDS victory over the Tampa Bay Rays , the 2012 AL East cellar dwellers ...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 1,941 reads 0 comments

  14. 2013 MLB Playoffs: Oakland A's 2013 Elimination Much More Painful Than in 2012

    When the Oakland A's were eliminated from the postseason in 2012 by the Detroit Tigers , there was still a sense of accomplishment and a moral victory. The A's had come from behind and thrived in the role of the underdog, as they won the A...

    D.J. O'Connor Written by D.J. O'Connor about 11 months ago 813 reads 4 comments

  15. 2013 ALDS: Burning Questions (Detroit Tigers-Oakland A's)

    Welcome back to Burning Questions with Monday Morning Manager ( MMM )! They are presented today as the ALDS as a whole, but going forward they will appear after every postseason Tigers game...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 11 months ago 309 reads 0 comments

  16. Top 10 MVP Candidates for the 2013 ALCS, NLCS

    After a wildly entertaining opening round of the 2013 MLB playoffs, the best-of-seven League Championship Series is upon us...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 4,674 reads 19 comments

  17. 20 Must-Know Facts, Stats of the 2013 League Championship Series

    After six months of regular-season baseball, two wild-card games and four Division Series across the sport, four teams remain alive in the quest for the 2013 World Series championship...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 4,644 reads 10 comments

  18. Grading Each Oakland A's Player's Performance in the 2013 Divisional Round

    The Oakland A's lost Game 5 of the ALDS, and while guys like Yoenis Cespedes and Grant Balfour earned themselves a high grade, too many of the other A's players earned a C or lower...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about 11 months ago 708 reads 12 comments

  19. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Crucial X-Factors for the 2013 ALCS

    The ALCS matchup is officially set, as the Detroit Tigers eliminated the Oakland A's on Thursday night behind a gem from Justin Verlander and will now meet up with the Boston Red Sox for a chance to play in the World Series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 7,743 reads 36 comments

  20. MLB Playoffs 2013: Complete Preview of National League Championship Series

    The 2013 MLB playoffs are in full swing, with four teams punching their tickets to the league championship series. In the National League, the star-studded Los Angeles Dodgers will take on the playoff-tested St...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 11 months ago 7,141 reads 2 comments

  21. 12 Biggest Goats of the 2013 ALDS, NLDS

    Some players just have a hard time turning it on in the playoffs. Even though they might have had great regular seasons, the playoffs seem different, and that can be a major problem for their teams...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about 11 months ago 6,754 reads 5 comments

  22. MLB Playoff Schedule 2013: Complete Listings for Remaining Postseason Slate

    The Detroit Tigers made it official with their 3-0 win over the Oakland Athletics in Game 5 of their ALDS on Thursday night: The 2013 MLB American and National League Championship Series are set...

    Ethan Grant Written by Ethan Grant about 11 months ago 30,745 reads 0 comments

  23. Sonny Gray ALDS Game 5 Effort No Reflection on His Status as A's Future Ace

    The Oakland A’s opted to start rookie Sonny Gray in Thursday’s deciding Game 5 of the ALDS against the Tigers after he struck out nine batters over eight scoreless innings in Game 2...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 1,018 reads 2 comments

  24. Do Red Sox or Tigers Have Edge in Lester-Sanchez Matchup for ALCS Game 1?

    Call it Goliath versus Goliath. With the big-market, hard-hitting Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers now set to do battle in the American League Championship Series, Game 1 starters Jon Lester and Anibal Sanchez have their work cut out for them...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 5,069 reads 22 comments

  25. Tigers vs. A's: Score, Grades and Analysis for ALDS Game 5

    In the words of poet laureate/action star Tugg Speedman , here we go again...again. That has to be how the Oakland Athletics are feeling after they were bounced out of the postseason for the third straight time by the Detroit Tigers...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 39,745 reads 98 comments