1. 'Must-Win' Series That Will Decide If MLB Teams Are Trade Buyers or Sellers

    Deal, or no deal? The non-waiver trade deadline may be weeks away—July 31 at 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, to be exact—but that doesn’t mean teams haven't begun ...

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  2. 10 Most Expensive Pieces of MLB Memorabilia Ever Sold/Auctioned

    Baseball fans are not afraid to put their money where there mouth is—and pay an exorbitant price for memorabilia associated with the game's greats...

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  3. 2013 MLB Draft Prospects: 8 Best Closers in the 2013 Draft

    The 2013 MLB draft is rife with potential aces, big bats and slick fielders, but the selection of future stars doesn ’t end there...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Full List of This Week's Two-Start Pitchers

    Everyone likes a good deal, and when it comes to fantasy baseball, there is perhaps no better deal out there than the two-start pitcher. The only thing better than having an ace on your team is having a two-start ace, who can then pay major dividends.

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  5. 5 Biggest Injury Concerns in Baseball Right Now

    Ouch! Injuries can do more than just the baseball player affected—they can throw off a team for weeks, even months at a time. The worst injuries can derail a team’s entire season...

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  6. Six Under-the-Radar MLB Relievers Who Are Absolutely Filthy

    You don’t always need big names to get big results out of your bullpen. Sometimes a few unsung heroes will do the trick...

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  7. Ranking the Blindest Umpires in Baseball

    Criticizing MLB umpires is as American as apple pie, but unfortunately, sometimes that evaluation is warranted...

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  8. The Top 5 Catchers No One in MLB Should Run on

    Sometimes, you just don’t challenge the man behind the plate. Stealing bases in baseball is an art form. At the highest level of play it doesn’t require just speed, but also timing, guts, awareness and a little bit of luck...

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  9. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Full List of This Week's Two-Start Pitchers

    The monster that is the two-start pitcher is one of the ultimate tools for your fantasy baseball team. When used effectively, a two-start pitcher can cover up many of your fantasy ...

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  10. MLB Rumors: What Is Being Discussed Around the League

    With the first month of this major league baseball season nearly finished, reality is beginning to set in for both, teams and players...

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  11. 5 MLB Players Who Already Regret Signing with Their New Teams

    It may be just a few weeks into the 2013 MLB year, but the honeymoon period is already over for several players who signed with new teams this offseason...

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  12. Hot MLB Teams Bound to Disappoint This Year

    The MLB season may be just a few weeks old, but teams are already making major statements as to how the rest of the season will play out—or so one would think...

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  13. MLB Rumors: 5 Contenders Already Looking for Key Upgrades

    The baseball season may be just a week old, but that doesn’t mean teams with postseason or championship aspirations are resting on their laurels...

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  14. Louisville Basketball: Cardinals Will Repeat as National Champs in 2014

    The Louisville Cardinals may just be hours removed from defeating the Michigan Wolverines, 82-76, to win their first national championship since 1986, but Rick Pitino ’s squad should already be looking to 2014...

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  15. Michigan Basketball: Wolverines Exceeded Expectations vs Louisville Despite Loss

    It may be a tough pill to swallow for fans of the Blue and Maize, but the Michigan Wolverines made losing look good Monday night...

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  16. NBA Draft 2013: Players Who Saw Their Stocks Rise in the NCAA Tournament

    The NCAA tournament isn ’t just an opportunity for college basketball players to lead their teams to postseason glory...

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  17. NBA Playoffs 2013: Lower Seeds in Line to Make Serious Noise

    While all eight of the Eastern Conference’s playoff seeds may be locked up with just over a week left in the NBA regular season, teams can start looking forward to the postseason—and the top seeds in the East better be on upset alert...

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  18. NFL Draft 2013 Predictions: Multiple Quarterbacks Will Go in First Round

    The quarterback class for the 2013 NFL draft may appear to be weaker than usual, with no signal-callers that teams are drooling to take at the very top of the first round—but expect some surprises on the first day of the draft...

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  19. Picking the Best Uniform Combination for Each MLB Team

    Looks matter, even on the baseball field. With third jerseys and alternate caps in the picture, most teams now have a dizzying amount of uniform combinations at their disposal. It has even gotten to the point that the St...

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  20. MLB Coaches on the Hot Seat as the Season Gets Underway

    Entering the 2013, some MLB managers may feel that their seats are a little bit toastier than others. Whether it is because of a strong offseason, a string of disappointing campaigns ...

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  21. Fantasy Baseball Rankings 2013: Outfielders Sure to Be High-Value Picks

    It never hurts to be a thrifty in fantasy baseball, and one position that can provide excellent value due to its depth is the outfield...

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  22. NCAA Bracket 2013: Juiciest First-Round Matchups

    The NCAA tournament selection committee gifted fans with several juicy matchups when they seeded the bracket on Sunday, with several games standing out as must-see contests...

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  23. NCAA Tournament 2013: Biggest Upset Opportunities in Round of 64

    It wouldn ’t be March Madness without the upsets, and some teams in the NCAA tournament look especially primed to write their own David vs. Goliath story in the first round of action...

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  24. Jay Bilas Bracket: Biggest Mistakes ESPN Analyst Made Picking Tournament

    He may be a college basketball analyst, but ESPN’s Jay Bilas is not immune to the madness of March in making NCAA tournament picks...

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  25. Grizzlies vs. Clippers: Zach Randolph Will Lead Memphis to 1st Win over LA

    It sounds like a Hollywood movie pitch: Former Los Angeles star Zach Randolph returns home to seek vengeance against his former team...

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