1. Struggling Players That Need to Be Benched to Turn Around Playoff Series

    It's late in the game for teams to tinker with their rosters, but lineup changes are in order for the remaining MLB playoff squads. Small sample sizes are small, so this is not a space to get carried away and blow brief slumps out of proportion...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 months ago 1,962 reads 4 comments

  2. NLCS Schedule 2013: When and Where to Catch Remaining Games

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are not in good shape in the National League Championship Series, but they still have time to turn it around against the St. Louis Cardinals...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 8,821 reads 0 comments

  3. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 2

    Sunday will feature Game 2 of the ALCS between the Detroit Tigers and the Boston Red Sox, and this matchup has the makings of a great pitcher's duel. Pitching dominated Game 1...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 months ago 5,300 reads 7 comments

  4. Does Tigers' Strikeout Spree Show Their Arms Will Be Red Sox Bats' Kryptonite?

    Great pitching always beats great hitting. Ah, yes. The old clich é. There is no baseball clich é that's cited more than that one, even though it's obviously not 100 percent true...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 8,821 reads 34 comments

  5. MLB Playoffs: Money Still Talks in the Postseason

    Major League Baseball began its League Championship Series Friday night with the Los Angeles Dodgers visiting the St...

    Jim Flannery Written by Jim Flannery about 10 months ago 1,399 reads 1 comments

  6. Is Michael Wacha Outdueling Clayton Kershaw the End of the 2013 Dodgers?

    There are a lot of reasons the Los Angeles Dodgers will return home facing an 0-2 hole to the St. Louis Cardinals in the NLCS, but the biggest difference in Game 2 was the stellar pitching of Michael Wacha and one mistake from the Dodgers...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 22,061 reads 184 comments

  7. Dodgers vs. Cardinals: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 2

    After Game 1 of the NLCS lasted 13 innings and nearly five hours, both Clayton Kershaw and Michael Wacha seemed intent on ending Game 2 in hasty fashion...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 10 months ago 24,982 reads 37 comments

  8. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox Game 1: Live Score and ALCS Highlights

    The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers locked in a battle in Game 1 of the ALCS and the Tigers came out on top. Final: Tigers 1, Red Sox 0 The Tigers had a combined no-hitter going through 8...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 10 months ago 37,913 reads 35 comments

  9. ALCS Schedule 2013: When and Where to Catch All the Action

    Tonight, the 2013 American League Championship Series will kick off at Fenway Park, as the Boston Red Sox get set to host the Detroit Tigers for Game 1...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 7,703 reads 0 comments

  10. 2013 ALCS: Detroit Tigers' Prince Fielder Must Step Up

    Prince Fielder smiles a lot. He turns first base into his office, complete with an open-door policy. He chats up base runners, he joshes with umpires. His big face is often lit up with joviality...

    Greg Eno Written by Greg Eno about 10 months ago 1,912 reads 6 comments

  11. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals Game 2: Live Score, NLCS Highlights

    The Los Angeles Dodgers got shut out by the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2 of the NLCS and find themselves down 2-0 in the series...

    Matthew Seukunian Written by Matthew Seukunian about 10 months ago 26,913 reads 48 comments

  12. Current Playoff Hitters You'd Most Want at the Plate with the Game on the Line

    Round one of the 2013 MLB Playoffs is in the books. Next up, the League Championship Series. The Boston Red Sox will take on the Detroit Tigers, and the Los Angeles Dodgers will square off against the St...

    Jason Lempert Written by Jason Lempert about 10 months ago 362 reads 0 comments

  13. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: Players Who Must Step Up for Los Angeles to Bounce Back

    The Los Angeles Dodgers had plenty of opportunities to capture Game 1 of the National League Championship Series on Friday night, but the St...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 682 reads 0 comments

  14. Beltran Saved NLCS Game 1 with Stellar Defensive Play: Did Molina Tag Ellis?

    Carlos Beltran was the center of the story in last night's 13-inning NLCS Game 1 between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers . He drove in all three of St. Louis' runs...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 10 months ago 1,242 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Playoffs 2013: Most Exciting Pitchers to Watch in Championship Series

    As exciting as big-time hits can be in the MLB playoffs, some of the best pitchers in all of baseball are still standing in the AL and NL Championship Series, and the performances we will see from them will be just as thrilling...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 1,503 reads 0 comments

  16. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 1

    The revamped Boston Red Sox host the star-laden Detroit Tigers in a compelling ALCS matchup, beginning with Saturday's Game 1. Here, Bleacher Report presents the keys for each team to come away with a victory...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 4,521 reads 8 comments

  17. Dodgers vs. Cardinals: Keys to Each Team Winning NLCS Game 2

    Saturday is Game 2 of the NLCS between the Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals , and if Game 1 was any indication, it's going to be a great one...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 10 months ago 7,982 reads 30 comments

  18. MLB Playoff Schedule 2013: When to Catch Remaining Championship Series Games

    After the long night that got things started, it's time to look forward to the remaining MLB playoff games in the NL and AL Championship Series. Carlos Beltran came away with a walk-off hit in the bottom of the 13th inning to give the St...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 10 months ago 4,968 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Playoff Bracket 2013: Biggest X-Factors in ALCS and NLCS Matchups

    It's often difficult to forecast X-factors for playoff series, largely because the unsung hero is so prevalent on the grandest of stages...

    Ethan Grant Written by Ethan Grant about 10 months ago 2,004 reads 0 comments

  20. Don Mattingly's Managing Must Get Better for Dodgers to Reach World Series

    Game 1 of the National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the St. Louis Cardinals is going into the vault as another chapter in the book of legendary things done in October by the great Carlos Beltran...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 11,089 reads 46 comments

  21. Can Carlos Beltran's Postseason Magic Carry the Cardinals to the World Series?

    Already a borderline Hall of Famer based on his regular-season performance, Carlos Beltran has made a habit out of flipping the switch from formidable to unstoppable in the playoffs...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 11,895 reads 35 comments

  22. Which Potential 2013 World Series Matchup Would Be the Best?

    Now that Major League Baseball's final four have been determined, it's only a matter of a little more time until but two remain. With the Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers in the American League and the St...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 16,449 reads 77 comments

  23. Dodgers vs. Cardinals: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 1

    The start of the championship series round brought with it the first extra-innings game of the postseason, as the St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in 13 innings on Friday night to take a 1-0 NLCS lead at Busch Stadium...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 10 months ago 41,393 reads 58 comments

  24. Watch Carlos Beltran Make Fantastic Throw to Save NLCS Game 1 for Cardinals

    Outfielder Carlos Beltran has been his generation's most dominant postseason slugger, but a game-saving throw in Game 1 of the NLCS showed that he's also valuable beyond the batter's box: The St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 19,511 reads 55 comments

  25. Watch Yasiel Puig Pull off Outstanding Catch-and-Throw Double Play

    Cuban sensation Yasiel Puig didn't get his moment on the international stage during the 2013 All-Star Game, but he's certainly taking advantage of it in these MLB playoffs. Puig flaunted his tremendous arm strength in the seventh inning of Game 1.

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 5,155 reads 4 comments