1. Tampa Bay Rays Prove They Can Win Big on the Road

    The Tampa Bay Rays clinched a spot in the ALDS and a date with the division rival Boston Red Sox with their 4-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday, as they came up big on the road yet again...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 730 reads 2 comments

  2. Previewing Crucial Billy Hamilton vs. Russell Martin NL Wild Card Game Matchup

    The 2013 MLB postseason gets underway on Tuesday night, with the Cincinnati Reds facing the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL Wild Card Round. The winner advances to play the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Divisional Series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 1,348 reads 1 comments

  3. X-Factors for the 2013 AL, NL Wild-Card Playoff Games

    The addition of the second wild card last season has added an extra round to the MLB postseason, and an interesting element in an all-or-nothing elimination game to kick things off for the wild-card teams...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 4,043 reads 0 comments

  4. Complete 2013 MLB Playoff Preview: Schedule, Team Rankings and Predictions

    With the AL wild-card race now sorted out—following the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 victory over the Texas Rangers in Game 163—the 2013 MLB postseason picture has now officially taken shape...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 237,637 reads 206 comments

  5. MLB Power Rankings: Final Regular Season Breakdown

    The 2013 MLB regular season is over — at least for 28 of the league's 30 teams — as the Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays will meet up on Monday night for Game 163 in ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 15,041 reads 12 comments

  6. Picking All 30 MLB Teams' 2013 MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year

    The final day of the 2013 MLB season is here, and it promises to be an eventful one, with the AL wild-card picture still up in the air...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 11,124 reads 25 comments

  7. MLB Playoffs 2013: Predictions from Wild Card Round Through World Series

    The 2013 MLB postseason kicks off this coming Tuesday with the NL Wild Card Game, with the AL Wild Card Game the following day before getting into full swing on Thursday...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 22,097 reads 49 comments

  8. 2013 Regular-Season Grades for All 30 MLB Teams

    There are still a few days left in the 2013 MLB regular season, and the playoff picture is still not fully sorted out at this point, but the fate of most teams and their overall performance this season have already been decided...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 20,045 reads 63 comments

  9. Will the Yankees Let Mariano Rivera Play the Outfield Before He Retires?

    It's been a trying season for the New York Yankees , as they have dealt with injuries and various distractions all season and will miss the playoffs for just the second time since 1994...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 43,054 reads 54 comments

  10. Most Dangerous Teams Heading into the 2013 MLB Playoffs

    The 2013 MLB postseason is right around the corner, with the National League Wild Card Game scheduled to be played on October 1 and the American League Wild Card Game on October 2...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 25,795 reads 112 comments

  11. Why Joe Girardi Would Be Right Man to Make the Cubs Winners Again

    The Chicago Cubs are a team on the rise, and it's fair to say that there's no one in baseball who wouldn't like the opportunity to be on the roster when the team finally breaks through and brings a title to the long-suffering fanbase...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 9,928 reads 48 comments

  12. Selecting MLB's All-2013 Team, Position by Position

    There are still a few days left in the season, but this year's stars have already made their cases at this point, so let's go ahead and say it's not too early to name the 2013 All- MLB team...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 16,005 reads 90 comments

  13. Would Long-Term Manny Machado Knee Injury Derail Orioles 2014 Playoff Hopes?

    Mired in a five-game losing streak and all but eliminated from the AL wild card race, the Baltimore Orioles were dealt a blow on Monday that could affect them beyond this September...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 2,750 reads 7 comments

  14. MLB Power Rankings: Standings with 1 Week Left to Play

    The final week of the 2013 MLB regular season is here, and there are still five playoff spots and two division titles up for grabs, setting up what promises to be an exciting finish to the year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 44,158 reads 46 comments

  15. Reliving All of the Best Mariano Rivera Retirement Gifts, Tributes of 2013

    The end of the 2013 season will bring to a close one of the most storied careers in baseball history. Legendary New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera will hang it up after 19 seasons...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 12,151 reads 10 comments

  16. 2013 MLB Rookie of the Year Stock Watch, Week 23

    As we enter the home stretch of the 2013 MLB season, both the NL and AL Rookie of the Year awards are still far from decided...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 5,785 reads 3 comments

  17. Ranking the Lineups of Potential 2013 MLB Playoff Teams

    It's crunch time for MLB teams still in the running for a playoff spot, and as of writing this, there were still 15 teams who could legitimately call themselves contenders...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 4,811 reads 19 comments

  18. Ranking the Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects After the 2013 Minor League Season

    The Atlanta Braves have run away with the NL East title this season and will look to secure the best record in the National League here in the final weeks, and a number of young players have played a key role...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 5,449 reads 28 comments

  19. Fastest Rising Prospect in Each MLB Team's Farm System

    While the MLB season is just hitting its boiling point with a little less than two weeks to go and teams still clamoring for postseason spots, the minor league regular season has already wrapped up...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 1,159 reads 0 comments

  20. Remembering Roberto Clemente's Immortal Legacy as MLB Honors Him

    September 17th marks Roberto Clemente Day around the MLB , as the league honors the legacy of one of the all-time greats...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 months ago 4,212 reads 9 comments

  21. Panic Meter Readings for Every MLB Team Fighting for a Playoff Spot

    The MLB regular season wraps up at the end of the month, but with just those two weeks of games left, there are still 15 teams in the running for a postseason spot...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 year ago 3,230 reads 7 comments

  22. Ranking Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects After the 2013 Minor League Season

    The minor league season is over, and while things have not gone very well at the major league level for the Chicago Cubs this season, there is plenty of reason for excitement surrounding their minor league talent...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 year ago 13,296 reads 14 comments

  23. MLB Power Rankings: Late-Season Breakdown

    There are just two weeks to go in the 2013 MLB regular season, but there are still 15 teams in the running for the 10 playoff spots, as there is a lot to be decided in the days ahead...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 year ago 25,687 reads 40 comments

  24. Updated Playoff Odds for Every MLB Contender with 2 Weeks to Go

    There are just over two weeks left in the 2013 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture is becoming more and more clear, there is still a lot to be decided between now and October...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 year ago 10,241 reads 12 comments

  25. Who's Hot, Who's Not for Each MLB Contender

    With a matter of just a few weeks remaining in the 2013 MLB regular season, there is still a lot left to be decided. As things stand today, there are 15 teams who can call themselves a contender to at least some degree...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 year ago 2,530 reads 9 comments