1. MLB Trade Rumors: Could the San Francisco Giants Trade for a Closer?

    When Brian Wilson got hurt in April, Bruce Bochy had a big decision to make. Would he choose Sergio Romo, the star reliever whom righties can't hit? Would he choose Javier Lopez, ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 9,341 reads 37 comments

  2. Tim Lincecum: How the Giants Ace Proved That He Recovered from His Poor 1st Half

    Tim Lincecum came into Saturday's game against the Astros hoping to regain his confidence with a good start. And he did that and shut out the Astros through eight innings while striking out 11 batters...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,119 reads 21 comments

  3. Washington Nationals: 4 Adjustments They Must Make in the Second Half

    The Washington Nationals are 53-37 and leading the NL East by 3.5 games, but they still have some holes they need to patch up...

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  4. Paul Janish: Why the Atlanta Braves Shortstop Is a Perfect Fit for His New Team

    The Braves are looking to make a major splash at the trade deadline , and they are in the hunt for a lot of great players on the trade block. But before they made a major move, they made a minor move that will have a major impact...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 2,486 reads 14 comments

  5. 3 Reasons to Believe That the Mets Can Still Contend in the NL East

    After the New York Mets lost six consecutive games dating back to the first half of the season, people gave up on the Mets. Even I said that they were pretenders . However, they can and will contend for a Wild Card spot or even the division title...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,253 reads 7 comments

  6. 4 Reasons Why the San Francisco Giants Will Run Away with the NL West Title

    In May, neither the Giants nor the D-Backs, the two teams expected to battle for the NL West title, were in first place. The Dodgers were dominating, despite Matt Kemp's injury...

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  7. Breaking Down Which MLB Sleepers Are Contenders and Which Are Pretenders

    Every year, there are teams that surprise everyone. Last year, the D-Backs and the Pirates surprised everyone in the first half...

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  8. David Wright: Where Does the New York Mets Third Baseman Rank in MVP Voting?

    David Wright has had one heck of a season for the New York Mets . Wright is hitting .346 with 11 homers and 59 RBI. The star third baseman has an astounding .437 on-base percentage, and he has only two more strikeouts than walks...

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  9. Barry Zito: Is Zito's Great Pitching Against Atlanta a Sign of Things to Come?

    Some Giants fans, including me, were upset with Bruce Bochy's decision to have Barry Zito pitch before Ryan Vogelsong to open up San Francisco's series against the Braves. Then, Barry Zito pitched a gem...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 810 reads 17 comments

  10. MLB Trade Rumors: Could Washington Replace Stephen Strasburg with Ryan Dempster?

    Stephen Strasburg's innings limit has been one of the hotter topics in baseball, and it's clear that the Washington Nationals will have a tough decision to make. However, it seems like the Nationals are already preparing to move on without Strasburg...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,057 reads 0 comments

  11. Breaking Down the Washington Nationals' 4 Biggest Second-Half Storylines

    The Washington Nationals have been and will be an interesting team to watch. After years of building up young talent and sending them into the farm system, Washington's young dream team has finally been assembled...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 578 reads 0 comments

  12. Braves Baseball: 4 Atlanta Braves Poised for a Huge Second Half

    The Atlanta Braves are just 2.5 games back of the first-place Washington Nationals , but some players have been terrible this year. Brian McCann seems to have found his swing, but his stats are certainly not good...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,061 reads 8 comments

  13. Stephen Strasburg: Why the Nationals Must Not Shut Him Down in September

    Thanks to their great start, the Nationals are making a lot of headlines. The young team is currently in first place in the tough NL East, and there are many reasons for their dominance...

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  14. MLB Trade Speculation: 3 San Francisco Giants Who Could Be Dealt

    The trade deadline is right around the corner, and the Giants will be looking to make some moves to improve their team...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 3,786 reads 36 comments

  15. MLB Trade Speculation: Why the Mets Must Unload the Farm to Land a Big Name

    The New York Mets had a great first half, but in the second half, they have struggled. Atlanta swept the Mets with 7-5, 8-7 and 6-1 wins. Johan Santana, Chris Young and R...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,987 reads 53 comments

  16. Has Tim Lincecum Finally Recovered from His Terrible 1st Half?

    When the pressure was higher than ever, San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum stepped up. And he probably delivered his best performance of the season in the Giants' 3-2 win over Houston in 12 innings...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 4,385 reads 64 comments

  17. 4 Bold Predictions for the Atlanta Braves in the Second Half of the Season

    The Atlanta Braves have had some good and bad things happen this year. The Braves are in second place in the NL East. They are currently in the hunt for the NL East title and one of two wild-card spots...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 3,298 reads 12 comments

  18. NBA Trade Speculation: Why the 76ers Should Swap Andre Iguodala for Al Jefferson

    The Philadelphia 76ers have surprised a lot of people with their offseason moves. They let go of Lou Williams because of his lack of defense, then signed a worse version of him in Nick Young...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 4,546 reads 92 comments

  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Why the Nationals Must Trade for Huston Street

    The Nationals are a very well-rounded team, and some could argue that they don't need to make a single trade. However, the Nationals would definitely benefit from making some trades...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 922 reads 4 comments

  20. USA Basketball: Why Andre Iguodala Will Be Key to Team USA's Olympic Success

    Andre Iguodala was almost left off the Olympic roster. People would've rather seen other talented players like Rudy Gay, Eric Gordon and Anthony Davis (who is now replacing the injured Blake Griffin)...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,590 reads 12 comments

  21. 4 Bold Predictions for the New York Mets in the Second Half of the Season

    The New York Mets have pleasantly surprised a lot of people this year. R.A Dickey and David Wright have led the way for the Mets, a team everyone expected to struggle mightily in 2012...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,487 reads 8 comments

  22. 4 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco Giants in the Second Half of the Season

    Right now, the San Francisco Giants are 46-40 and a half-game behind the Dodgers for first place in the NL West. There have been a lot of surprises in 2012, and some have been great...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,279 reads 8 comments

  23. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 Players the Braves Should Target at the Trade Deadline

    Once again, the Atlanta Braves are in the mix in the NL East. And once again, they are looking to improve at the MLB trade deadline. Atlanta needs to make some moves at the deadline to take the next step in contending for a championship...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 6,774 reads 10 comments

  24. MLB Rumors: San Francisco Giants Must Pursue Michael Bourn in Free Agency

    After the 2012 season ends, both Michael Bourn and Melky Cabrera will be free agents. Both are dominating this year. Bourn is hitting .311 with seven homers and 32 RBI, and Cabrera is hitting ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 1,470 reads 2 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 Players the NY Mets Should Target at the Trade Deadline

    Surprisingly, the Mets are just 4.5 games back of the first-place Nationals in the NL East, and they're just a half-game back of the Braves in the Wild Card race...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about over 2 years ago 216 reads 70 comments