1. San Francisco Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds: Team Grades from NLDS Game 3

    Game 3 of the NLDS between the Cincinnati Reds and the San Francisco Giants was a pitchers' duel. It was an exciting matchup that went into extra innings...

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  2. What Each MLB Team Will Attempt to Change Through Free Agency

    Once the 2013 MLB offseason begins, teams will be looking for a number of different ways to improve. Some teams will look to make trades, while almost every team in the league will go after free agents...

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  3. Greatest MLB Postseason Moments in Recent Memory

    Almost every year during the MLB postseason, there is at least one player or one moment that stands out. Players come up with walk-off hits, great catches and outstanding pitching performances...

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  4. 10 Predictions for the AL, NL Wild Card Playoff Games

    There will be an interesting new wrinkle during the 2012 MLB postseason as two wild card teams will face off for the first time in MLB history. In the American League, the Baltimore Orioles will take on the struggling Texas Rangers...

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  5. MLB Playoffs 2012: Complete Guide to the Entire Postseason

    After 162 regular-season games, the 2012 MLB postseason has finally arrived. The 2012 MLB playoffs will be different than those in the past, because this is the first season that two wild-card teams in each league will be involved...

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  6. Minnesota Twins: Why 3B Should Be the Last Straw in Joe Mauer Requesting a Trade

    Joe Mauer has been the face of the Minnesota Twins franchise for years, but the team has not treated him that way as of late...

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  7. Every MLB Team's Biggest Underachiever of the 2012 Regular Season

    With the 2012 MLB season just about over, it is possible to look back on the year and evaluate the performance of the players around the league. There were a number of surprises and disappointments this season...

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  8. Predicting Landing Spots for Each Top Soon-to-Be Free Agent on MLB Contenders

    While many MLB teams have already begun thinking about free agency, there are a number of franchises that currently have their focus on October...

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  9. Predicting 25 Pennant Race Heroes of MLB's Final Week

    When things get tight at the end of the MLB season, some players show up and guide their teams into the playoffs, while others collapse under the pressure. The players who come up with these big hits or big outs are not always stars...

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  10. Ranking MLB's 5 Absolute Must-Watch Pitching Matchups of the MLB Race

    With just a few weeks left in the 2012 MLB season, games become more important with each passing day. At this point of the season, every game is a must-win for playoff contenders...

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  11. MLB Trade Market: Each Team's Chance of Making a Big Deal

    As MLB teams look to improve this offseason, many will turn to the free agent market. Others will look to address their issues through trades. By making a big trade, teams can fill multiple holes at once while also not spending a ton of cash...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 1,221 reads 2 comments

  12. The 10 Worst MLB MVPs in Baseball History

    For the most part, MLB MVPs have been players that have gone on to have outstanding careers. Many of them are Hall of Famers, while others were All-Stars many times in their careers...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 2,066 reads 48 comments

  13. Josh Hamilton: All 30 MLB Teams' Chances of Landing Him This Winter

    Once MLB free agency begins this winter, a number of teams will be going after Josh Hamilton . He is the crown jewel of the 2013 MLB free agent market, and Hamilton will draw an incredible amount of attention...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 3,524 reads 16 comments

  14. Top 10 Groundbreaking MLB Moments

    Throughout baseball history, there have been a number of groundbreaking occasions. America's pastime has undergone a number of changes throughout the years that have made the game that we love great...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 1,510 reads 7 comments

  15. 5 Potential Trade Suitors Who Can Make Ike Davis a Star

    Although he got off to a slow start this season, the New York Mets clearly had a lot of faith in Ike Davis and his potential. That faith has been rewarded as Davis has hit .250/...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 3,291 reads 18 comments

  16. MLB Trade Rumors: 8 Teams That Can Shock Baseball with Winter Blockbusters

    Blockbuster deals are becoming more common, and a number of big-name players have changed teams. The Adrian Gonzalez trade is just one recent blockbluster . There could be a lot more deals that happen this winter...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 5,615 reads 19 comments

  17. Bryce Harper vs. Todd Frazier: Comparing Top NL Rookie of the Year Candidates

    There is certainly a tight race for the 2012 National League Rookie of the Year award. A number of outstanding performances have been put in by young stars and no one has really run away in the race...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 5,321 reads 22 comments

  18. 10 Average MLB Players Who Turn into Stars in Big Games

    A number of players go through their MLB career as average performers who get attention every now and then. There are some players, however, that have been able to step up when they were needed in big games and big series...

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  19. 4 Reasons the Philadelphia Phillies Will Finish off Impossible Comeback

    The second Wild Card is certainly making the MLB playoff race much more interesting this year. More teams are in contention as fewer days on the calender remain. Earlier this season, it would have been easy to write off the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 3,993 reads 2 comments

  20. Picking a Rally Song for Each MLB Playoff Contender

    Every MLB team trying to fight for a playoff ticket needs something to rally around. For some teams it will be a big performance by one of their stars, while others will find other things to rally around...

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  21. Why Bud Selig Is Incredibly Wrong to Allow Melky Cabrera to Win NL Batting Title

    Almost two years ago, it was beginning to seem like steroids were becoming a part of Major League Baseball's past. Commissioner Bud Selig had come out and said that the Steroid Era was coming to an end (h/t Michael S...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 4,155 reads 44 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating Top 20 Players Potentially Available This Winter

    Almost every MLB team will look to the free-agent market this winter as they try to improve their chances in 2013. If they cannot find the players that they want there, then the trade market will also provide them with another way to fill their needs...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 3,223 reads 9 comments

  23. 2013 MLB Free Agency: Predicting Winter's Highest-Paid FA at Each Position

    As teams look to fill their needs during the 2013 MLB free-agency period, they will have a number of top players to choose from...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 31,322 reads 56 comments

  24. David Wright: Why the New York Mets Need to Re-Sign Their Star This Winter

    From the beginning of the year, the topic of an extension for David Wright has been thrown around by members of the New York Mets organization...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 2 years ago 958 reads 4 comments

  25. Best Highlight Video of Each Major MLB Prospect Called Up on Sept. 1

    September is without a doubt one of the most interesting months of the baseball season. A number of top prospects reach the big leagues as September call-ups...

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