1. 2011 World Series: 6 Keys to a St. Louis Cardinals Victory

    With their win over the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 6 of the NLCS, the St. Louis Cardinals will be representing the National League in the World Series against the AL-champion Texas Rangers ...

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  2. 33 Scariest Faces in Baseball History

    There are some baseball players who have faces that could scare little children. Some of these players come off as intimidating, while others often just look scary...

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  3. MLB Free Agents 2012: Predicting Every Team's Free-Agency Budget This Offseason

    During MLB free agency, the teams that can spend the most money are usually the ones that are able to improve the most over the winter. That is exactly why each team's offseason budget is so important...

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  4. 2012 MLB Free Agency: CJ Wilson and 5 Pitchers the Yankees Will Pursue

    After a disappointing and shocking exit from the ALDS, the New York Yankees will certainly be looking to improve their team this offseason. The starting rotation will likely be a priority for the Yankees...

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  5. MLB Free Agents 2012: Ranking the 5 Best Shortstops Available

    Shortstop is one of the most difficult positions to fill in baseball. This winter, a number of teams will have the opportunity to pick up a shortstop that can immediately improve their lineup...

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  6. Philadelphia Phillies: Possible Ryan Howard Replacements for 2012

    When the final out was made in Game 5 of the NLDS, the Philadelphia Phillies lost more than just the series. The team also saw their star first baseman, Ryan Howard , rupture his Achilles...

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  7. Brian Cashman: Could He Replace Theo Epstein in Boston?

    Theo Epstein has moved from the Boston Red Sox to the Chicago Cubs . Is it possible that New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman could go to Boston to replace Epstein? When asked about the Red Sox opening , Cashman simply stated, "I have a job...

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  8. Theo Epstein: 5 Bold Predictions for His Tenure as Chicago Cubs GM

    The biggest news of the postseason has nothing to do with the games that are being played, but rather with an off-the-field move. Theo Epstein has left the Boston Red Sox to become GM of the Chicago Cubs ...

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  9. 2012 MLB Free Agency: One Hitter That Each Team Will Target This Offseason

    Major League Baseball's hot stove is beginning to heat up and teams are developing their offseason plans. Each franchise will have a number of free agents that they will be looking to target this winter...

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  10. Theo Epstein Rumors: GM Expected to Join the Chicago Cubs

    The MLB offseason has not even begun yet, and one of the biggest moves of the year is likely to occur within the next two days...

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  11. 50 Greatest Caps in Baseball History

    Everyone has a favorite baseball cap from when they were growing up. Some people chose a hat that is from their favorite team, while others selected their caps because they thought that they looked cool...

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  12. Philadelphia Phillies: Ranking the 4 Most Blamable Phillies in This Series

    The World Series favorites, the Philadelphia Phillies have shockingly been eliminated from the first round of the playoffs by the St. Louis Cardinals ...

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  13. St. Louis Cardinals: Four Keys to Game 5 of the NLDS

    The St. Louis Cardinals have the chance to knock the World Series favorites, the Philadelphia Phillies , out of the playoffs with a win in Game 5 of the NLDS. This will certainly be a hard fought matchup between the two teams...

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  14. Alex Rodriguez: Why 2011 ALDS Proves He's Worst Contract in Sports History

    After the New York Yankees loss in the ALDS to the Detroit Tigers , it is clear that Alex Rodriguez is not deserving of his mega-contract...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about almost 3 years ago 2,618 reads 7 comments

  15. New York Mets End of Season Grades

    The baseball season has ended for the New York Mets , and it is time to look back at how the players and manager did this season. While the Mets did not perform at the level that they would have liked to, a number of players did play well...

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  16. MLB Playoffs: 25 Most Overrated Moments in Postseason History

    There have been a number of impressive performances in the MLB playoffs throughout the history of the game. Some of these moments have even reached a type of mythical status...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about almost 3 years ago 1,507 reads 7 comments

  17. Philadelphia Phillies: 4 Keys to Winning Do-or-Die Game 5

    The St. Louis Cardinals were able to send the NLDS back to Philadelphia for Game 5 with a 5-3 win over the Phillies . This game will not be an easy win for either team, with a pitching match up of Roy Halladay versus Chris Carpenter...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about almost 3 years ago 3,271 reads 1 comments

  18. New York Yankees: 4 Ways They Have the Game 5 Edge in the Bronx

    After placing a 10-1 drubbing on the Detroit Tigers in Game 4 of the ALDS, the series will return to the Bronx for the decisive Game 5. The New York Yankees will have a number of advantages working for them in this game...

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  19. New York Yankees: Ranking the 4 Most Blamable Yankees in This Series

    The Detroit Tigers have managed to push the New York Yankees to the brink of elimination after Game 3 of the ALDS. Entering the playoffs, the Yankees were the favorites to make the World Series from the American League...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about almost 3 years ago 1,263 reads 12 comments

  20. Cardinals vs. Phillies: Albert Pujols and 4 Keys to Eliminating the Phillies

    Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals managed to show that it is in fact possible to beat the Philadelphia Phillies this postseason...

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  21. Power Ranking the MLB's 9 Greatest On-Field Leaders

    Every MLB team needs a great leader. This player may not always be the best player on the team, but it is someone that the rest of the team can rally around in tough situations...

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  22. MLB Playoffs 2011: The 25 Most Important Players of the 2011 Postseason

    The MLB postseason is finally upon us. In the past, there have been a number of players who have stepped up and carried their team in the playoffs...

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  23. MLB Playoffs 2011: Ranking Every Team's World Series Odds

    After an exciting final day of MLB 's regular season, it is time for playoff baseball. There are some teams that have outstanding odds to win the World Series, while there are other teams who would be surprising world champions...

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  24. MLB Playoffs: The Worst Pennant Race Collapses in MLB History

    Yogi Berra famously stated, "It' ain't over till it's over." A number of MLB teams have learned that lesson the hard way as they have suffered through a miserable September collapse...

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  25. 5 Best Lefty Pitchers in Every Baseball 'Era'

    Lefties make up a small part of the population and yet a number of southpaws have found success at the major league level...

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