1. Mike Matheny's Questionable Calls Come Home to Roost in Cards' NLCS Game 3 Loss

    The St. Louis Cardinals lost a heartbreaker Tuesday, as Randy Choate’s throwing error in the 10th inning gave the San Francisco Giants a 5-4 win in Game 3 of the NLCS...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 19,681 reads 46 comments

  2. Arizona Fall League 2014: 10 Starring Prospects Poised to Impact MLB in 2015

    If you love prospects, then it doesn’t get any better than the Arizona Fall League. With six teams comprised of players from all 30 organizations, the AFL offers top prospects ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 10,626 reads 3 comments

  3. Cardinals Continue to Unearth New Homegrown Heroes Every Postseason

    The St. Louis Cardinals have their core of veteran players. The Adam Wainwrights, the Matt Hollidays , the Yadier Molinas ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 7,472 reads 6 comments

  4. 10 Crucial Stats That Could Make a Difference in the 2014 ALCS and NLCS

    You can’t predict baseball, they say. Yet, when it comes to the postseason, that’s exactly what we attempt to do, using any relevant statistic, trend or storyline to contextualize individual performances and head-to-head matchups...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 11,021 reads 4 comments

  5. NLCS 2014: Cardinals vs. Giants Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    For the second time in the last three years, the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are set to square off in the NLCS. The series begins at Busch Stadium, with Game 1 scheduled for Saturday at 8 p...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 8,002 reads 82 comments

  6. Are Tim Lincecum or Michael Wacha Capable of Putting Their Stamp on NLCS?

    Surprise, surprise: The St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants are back in the National League Championship Series. But there’s been one decorated pitcher noticeably absent from each team’s winning formula this postseason...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 11,373 reads 4 comments

  7. ALCS 2014: Orioles vs. Royals Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals pulled off the unexpected with their respective sweeps of the Tigers and Angels in the American League Division Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 11,103 reads 40 comments

  8. Big MLB Stars Who Came Up Small in the 2014 ALDS, NLDS

    The field of four for the National and American League Championship Series has been set, with the Baltimore Orioles, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants and St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 15,528 reads 34 comments

  9. What Happens to Max Scherzer After Detroit Tigers' ALDS Sweep?

    The Detroit Tigers ’ once-promising season is over. The Tigers’ roster seemingly was built for October baseball, with a starting rotation comprised of the Cy Young ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 15,082 reads 42 comments

  10. Washington Nationals vs. SF Giants Game 3: Live Score and NLDS Highlights

    FINAL SCORE: Nationals def. Giants, 4-1 (Giants lead series, 2-1) The Washington Nationals will play at least one more game this season...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 54,914 reads 28 comments

  11. 5 Biggest Surprises of Week 1 of the 2014 MLB Postseason

    The first week of the MLB postseason has had it all. We’ve seen teams mount unimaginable comebacks late in games, whether it be the Kansas City Royals rallying to defeat ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 12,617 reads 22 comments

  12. David Price Must Face Burden of Post-Trade Expectations, Postseason Demons

    The Detroit Tigers made a statement when they acquired David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 10,121 reads 13 comments

  13. Bullpen Disaster Brings Tigers' Worst Fears to Light in ALDS Game 1 Loss

    The Detroit Tigers ' bullpen was their glaring weakness during the regular season, as late-inning collapses at times overshadowed their top-flight starting rotation and potent offense...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 11,450 reads 15 comments

  14. NLDS 2014: Nats vs. Giants Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    Two of the Nationals League’s top teams will square off when the Washington Nationals take on the San Francisco Giants in the National League Division Series. The series starts at Nationals Park, with Game 1 scheduled for Friday at 3:07 p...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 6,686 reads 35 comments

  15. St. Louis Cardinals' Post-Suspension Jhonny Peralta Risk Has Paid Off Huge

    After coming up short against the Boston Red Sox in the 2013 World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals entered the offseason with a very specific to-do list. At the top of that list: adding a productive shortstop...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 6,460 reads 8 comments

  16. ALDS 2014: Angels vs. Royals Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    Two of the American League’s top teams will square off when the Los Angeles Angels take on the Kansas City Royals in the American League Division Series. The series starts at Angel Stadium, with Game 1 scheduled for Thursday at 9 p...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 13,358 reads 59 comments

  17. NL Wild Card Game 2014: Pirates vs. Giants Breakdown and Predictions

    The 2014 MLB postseason continues Wednesday with the Pittsburgh Pirates set to host the San Francisco Giants in the National League Wild Card Game (8:00 p.m. ET, TV: ESPN)...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 10,475 reads 13 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 6,132 reads 5 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 6,921 reads 26 comments

  20. MLB Rookies Who Will Play Huge Roles in 2014 Postseason

    With the regular season coming to an end in a matter of days and the postseason set to begin next week, every playoff team will soon be forced to make difficult decisions regarding its roster...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 16,026 reads 22 comments

  21. Highlighting the 12 Biggest Heroes of the 2014 MLB Pennant Races

    When things get tight at the end of the MLB season, some players show up and guide their teams into the playoffs. Last season, it was right-hander Michael Wacha, who joined the St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 5,970 reads 6 comments

  22. Cuban Star Rusney Castillo Looks Like Major Piece of Boston Red Sox's Future

    It’s quickly becoming clear why the Boston Red Sox shelled out big bucks last month to sign Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 15,595 reads 14 comments

  23. 2014 Grades and 2015 Outlook for MLB's Top September Call-Ups

    This year’s September call-ups’ brief taste of the major leagues might be coming to an end, but it goes without saying that their futures are increasingly bright...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 5,650 reads 1 comments

  24. With NL West Clinched Behind Kershaw, Dodgers Are a Dangerous Postseason Team

    For the second straight year, the Los Angeles Dodgers are National League West champions. Led by another strong performance from probable NL Cy Young Award winner and legitimate ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 13,626 reads 64 comments

  25. Mike Rosenbaum's Official Year-End Top 100 MLB Prospect Rankings

    Over the last month, Prospect Pipeline has looked at the top prospects for each position at every minor league level and every team’s prospect of the year . We even went so far as to re-rank all 30 farm systems ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 7 months ago 67,523 reads 102 comments