1. Predicting the 10 Biggest Breakout Stars of the 2014 MLB Postseason

    Having a breakout season is a challenge for most players. Pulling it off in the postseason, when playing time is limited and every next play could potentially determine the season, is another story...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 day ago 7,737 reads 5 comments

  2. Giants vs. Pirates: Date, Time, TV Info, Live Stream, NL Wild Card Game Preview

    What does slogging through a brutal 162-game schedule that spans the entirety of an American summer (and then some) earn you in MLB 's expanded-playoff era? If you're a wild-card team, it earns you the right to play at least one more game...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 1 day ago 6,460 reads 1 comments

  3. MLB About to Enter Most Wide-Open Postseason in a Long Time

    Here's something that might sound weird coming from a guy who's supposed to know baseball: I have no idea who's going to win the 2014 World Series. Of course, I will make a pick at some point...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 5,456 reads 9 comments

  4. MLB Playoffs 2014: Round-by-Round Picks and Predictions

    If Major League Baseball's postseason means one thing, it's the opportunity to pick the winner of each series and determine ahead of time which team will be crowned World Series champs...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 day ago 51,358 reads 97 comments

  5. AL Wild Card Game 2014: Royals vs. Athletics Breakdown and Predictions

    The 2014 MLB postseason begins Tuesday, with the Kanas City Royals set to host the Oakland Athletics in the American League Wild Card Game (8:07 p.m. ET, TV: TBS)...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 day ago 11,342 reads 26 comments

  6. MLB Playoffs 2014: Schedule, Predictions for Wild Card Games

    The picture of the 2014 MLB playoffs is set—at least for now. Two single-elimination wild-card games are still to be played to determine the final matchups in the divisional series...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 2,296 reads 0 comments

  7. Does the AL or NL Have More Postseason Star Power?

    And so it is down to 10. Also, 250. Ten, as in the number of teams left alive as we enter the 2014 MLB postseason. And 250, as in the number of players (give or take) who will step onto the October stage...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 days ago 3,690 reads 13 comments

  8. Twins, Ryan open up managerial search

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Twins are in an unfamiliar place, as they'll be looking for a new manager for the first time since 2002 and just the second time since 1986...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 303 reads 0 comments

  9. Angels' Trout Ready to Try on Playoff Pressure for First Time

    ANAHEIM – As Mike Trout prepares for his first foray into the charged environment of the postseason, he can look across the clubhouse to find someone who knows how to make the first time a success...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  10. Injuries derail Blue Jays' postseason hopes

    TORONTO -- The Blue Jays ' 2014 season had plenty of highs and lows, but more than anything, it will be remembered for the golden opportunity that got away...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 218 reads 0 comments

  11. Bautista on 2015: 'The Talent Is Still Here'

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 252 reads 0 comments

  12. Don't Expect Major Changes to Indians in Offseason

    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Indians finished with a winning record for the second straight season. The previous time it happened for the franchise was 2000-2001...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 293 reads 0 comments

  13. Kluber-Led Staff Fuels Indians' Hopes for 2015

    CLEVELAND -- The Indians might not need to worry about finding a front-line starter to lead their pitching staff this offseason. Cleveland discovered this year that it already had one in hand...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  14. Ricky Nolasco Tells Fan He Wishes He Still Played for the Dodgers

    There is probably no easier way for an athlete to get himself into some hot water than with social media. Pick up your phone, say something dumb or inappropriate, and bam. You're in the news...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 215 reads 1 comments

  15. Constructing a winner: Athletics

    The Athletics are the epitome of the small-revenue franchise. Saddled with one of the worst stadium situations in baseball, they have to do more with less -- and they have...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  16. Lester Craves Postseason Spotlight

    KANSAS CITY – Long before he ever toed a major league pitcher's mound, Jon Lester's competitive spirit was shining through on a smaller stage...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 655 reads 0 comments

  17. Constructing a winner: Royals

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 65 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Playoffs 2014: Predictions and Analysis for Both Wild Card Matchups

    The 162-game regular season is gone. The 2014 MLB playoffs are here. Rejoice baseball fans. The first two playoff matchups are just around the corner, and the do-or-die atmosphere ...

    Jon Reid Written by Jon Reid about 2 days ago 1,924 reads 0 comments

  19. Tigers Must Beware of Orioles' Big Bats in ALDS

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 166 reads 0 comments

  20. Ausmus' Patience with Joe Nathan Pays off

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  21. V-Mart OK Losing Batting Crown to 'Awesome' Altuve

    DETROIT -- Victor Martinez is a powerful presence in the lineup for a Detroit Tigers team that is headed to the postseason for the fourth consecutive season...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 121 reads 0 comments

  22. AFL the Next Stop for Red Sox's Castillo

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 621 reads 0 comments

  23. The 'Yost Way' Paying Dividends for Royals

    KANSAS CITY -- Ned Yost, in his five seasons as Royals manager, has been vilified for a multitude of presumed sins.....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  24. Giants Put Season in Bumgarner's Left Hand

    PITTSBURGH — Manager Bruce Bochy holds a precious object in his hands and knows he must deliver it to one man for safekeeping...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  25. Nationals Likely to Use Tanner Roark in the Bullpen for Playoffs

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 85 reads 0 comments