1. Odds of Top Potential Suitors Signing Each Elite 2014-2015 Free-Agent Target

    The offseason is officially underway, as Major League Baseball on Thursday released its list of 121 players set to become free agents. However, that number has already increased, as both teams and players have already declined options...

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  2. 2015 MLB Free Agency: 4 Available Players Who Are About to Hit a Decline

    The conclusion of the World Series on Wednesday means that free agency is nearly upon us. This year’s free-agent class features three high-end pitchers in Max Scherzer, Jon ...

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  3. Biggest Takeaways/Lessons Learned from 2014 World Series Action

    The 2014 season came to an end Wednesday night, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of the World Series, 3-2, to claim their third title in the last five years...

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  4. MLB International Free Agents 2014: Projecting Landing Spots for Biggest Names

    With the 2014 Major League Baseball season set to end Wednesday night with Game 7 of the World Series, teams will soon direct their focus toward the free-agent market...

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  5. Full Preview, Pitcher vs. Lineup Breakdown of Winner-Take-All World Series Game

    In a postseason that has been nothing less than spectacular, it’s only appropriate that it all comes down to Game 7 of the World Series...

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  6. Arizona Fall League 2014: Stock Watch for All the Biggest Prospect Names

    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 prestigious AFL offers ...

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  7. SF Giants vs. KC Royals: Keys for Each Team to Win World Series Game 6

    It's win-or-go-home time for the Kansas City Royals. After losing 5-0 to Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the World Series, the Royals find themselves ...

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  8. Updated 2014 World Series MVP Odds as Fall Classic Enters Home Stretch

    The San Francisco Giants evened the 2014 World Series at two games apiece Saturday, as the National League champions scored seven unanswered runs to defeat the Kansas City Royals 11-4 in Game 4...

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  9. All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Roadblock to a Successful Offseason

    The offseason has already begun for every team but the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, and once the World Series is over, teams will begin to address their biggest needs through trades and/or free-agent signings...

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  10. Grading the Performance of Top MLB Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    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 prestigious AFL offers ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 10,652 reads 5 comments

  11. Scouting Reports, Potential Suitors for MLB's Top International Free Agents

    With the 2014 Major League Baseball season coming to an end, all 30 teams will soon direct their focus toward the free-agent market...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 11,606 reads 10 comments

  12. Power Ranking the Top 20 Players of the 2014 World Series

    The Kansas City Royals’ streak of eight consecutive wins to begin the postseason came to an end Tuesday night, as the American League champions dropped Game 1 of the World Series to the San Francisco Giants 7-1...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 1 month ago 8,174 reads 8 comments

  13. 10 Crucial Stats That Project the 2014 World Series Champion

    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...

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  14. The Biggest Must-Follow Storylines of the Upcoming 2014 World Series

    The 2014 World Series is yet to begin, but it's already rich with storylines. On Tuesday night, the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, the wild-card winners from each league, ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 12,851 reads 12 comments

  15. The Greatest Series-Clinching Home Runs in MLB Postseason History

    Travis Ishikawa became a postseason hero on Thursday with his walk-off home run against the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 19,597 reads 37 comments

  16. Underperforming Postseason Stars Who Have to Step Up Before It's Too Late

    The San Francisco Giants are World Series-bound for the third time in the last five years after knocking off the St. Louis Cardinals in five games to clinch the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 13,709 reads 6 comments

  17. Despite Tough NLCS Exit, Cardinals Have Youth, Veteran Core to Keep Coming Back

    The St. Louis Cardinals ’ World Series aspirations were dashed Thursday with one swing of the bat, as Travis Ishikawa ’s three-run, walk-off home run in Game 5 of the ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 10,055 reads 33 comments

  18. Making Sense of Don Mattingly's Dodgers Future in Andrew Friedman Reign

    After early departures from the postseason in back-to-back years, the Los Angeles Dodgers were ready to shake things up...

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  19. 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 2 months ago 19,664 reads 46 comments

  20. St. Louis Cardinals vs. S.F. Giants Game 3: Live Score and NLCS Highlights

    FINAL SCORE: Giants def. Cardinals, 5-4 (Giants lead series, 2-1) The San Francisco Giants watched Kolten Wong walk-off Game 2 of the NLCS in St. Louis...

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  21. 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 2 months ago 10,425 reads 3 comments

  22. 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 ...

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  23. 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 2 months ago 11,011 reads 4 comments

  24. 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...

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  25. 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 2 months ago 11,340 reads 4 comments