1. Fantasy Baseball: 4 Underrated Players Who Will Have Great Seasons

    Every year, in sports, there are underrated players who break onto the scene with great performances. And, every year, people try to predict who those players will be. And this year, I have some ideas...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 4,487 reads 1 comments

  2. Oakland Athletics: Is It Realistic to Expect a Playoff Run in 2013?

    Last year, the Oakland A's went on a run for the ages and almost snuck into the ALCS. The A's won their last six regular-season games to stunningly capture the AL West, before rallying from down 2-0 to force Game 5 of the ALDS ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 1,658 reads 38 comments

  3. Breaking Down What the San Francisco Giants Must Do to Defend Their Title

    It's October 9, and you're watching the pregame show for Game 3 of the 2012 NLDS . If you're a Giants fan, you probably don't know why you're watching. Right? Right...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 1,273 reads 3 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers: Why They Should Be Concerned About Their Super Bowl Chances

    The 49ers were thought of by many as the best team in the NFL after beating the Patriots on the road on December 16. Now, they are more concerned than ever...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 3,980 reads 78 comments

  5. Broncos vs. Chiefs: 4 Things to Watch for as Denver Looks to Secure a Bye

    The Denver Broncos have enjoyed a season for the ages under Peyton Manning . The Kansas City Chiefs have suffered through arguably the worst season in franchise history...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about almost 2 years ago 1,252 reads 4 comments

  6. Green Bay Packers: Why They'll Be the Most Dangerous Team in the NFC Playoffs

    In 2010, the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl. In 2011, the Packers went 15-1. And now, in 2012, the Packers are starting to look like both of those teams, after a slow start...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 3,636 reads 21 comments

  7. Denver Broncos: Why They Are the Best Team in Football Heading into Week 16

    Every week, there seems to be a different "best team" in the NFL. But, after another huge Broncos win, I think we can all agree that Peyton Manning and co play for the best team in the NFL...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 3,232 reads 13 comments

  8. NFL Playoffs: Are There Actually Real Super Bowl Contenders in the NFC?

    In January, I wrote an article about why the NFC will be stronger than the AFC in 2012. Boy, was I wrong. Sure, the Falcons are 12-2...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 443 reads 1 comments

  9. San Francisco 49ers: Why LaMichael James Is Key to San Francisco's Playoff Run

    For the first time on Sunday, the San Francisco 49ers unleashed their secret weapon: LaMichael James...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 9,105 reads 30 comments

  10. San Francisco 49ers: Should Alex Smith or Colin Kaepernick Start at Quarterback?

    Lost in the midst of the Colin Kaepernick success is Alex Smith 's hot hand and his recent success with the 49ers ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 2,910 reads 44 comments

  11. 4 Unsung Heroes Who Have Been Vital in the Creation of the SF Giants Dynasty

    Every time a team wins a championship, some players are overwhelmed with boatloads of praise. And, every time a team wins a championship, some key components to the team's success are overshadowed...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 2,935 reads 2 comments

  12. SF 49ers: Is Offense Good Enough to Lead the Way to a Super Bowl Win?

    Last year, the San Francisco 49ers managed to win an offensive shootout in the playoffs. However, if that scenario were to come up again in a postseason game, Niners fans would not feel confident about the daunting situation...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 946 reads 1 comments

  13. SF Giants: Ranking the 21 Greatest Moments from Their Magical Playoff Run

    Every time a team wins the World Series, people like to flip through their storybook and find the most important playoff moments. Usually, one or two players get hot and carry a team through the postseason...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 410 reads 3 comments

  14. MLB Offseason: Why the SF Giants Should Stock Up by Dealing Hector Sanchez

    Buster Posey was expected to play about 100 games in 2012, so winning the backup catcher job in spring training was huge for Hector Sanchez. However, Posey hit .336 with 24 homers and 103 RBI, and he barely saw any time off...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 2,546 reads 1 comments

  15. Gregor Blanco: The Epic Tale of Another San Francisco Giant Hero

    Concealed in the 2012 MLB playoff mess and well-known players like Marco Scutaro , Ryan Vogelsong and Buster Posey emerging as heroes was the impact of another player trying to make a name for himself...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,542 reads 4 comments

  16. SF Giants: Should Tim Lincecum Be Converted into a Full-Time Reliever?

    Tim Lincecum went through the worst season of his career in 2012, losing 15 games with a 5.18 ERA. And, once he struggled and got the loss in a start in Game 4 of the NLCS, that was it for him starting...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 5,324 reads 22 comments

  17. San Francisco Giants: Why They Are Built for Long-Term Success

    The playoffs seem to be the time that the Giants come out and start to win. But unlike 2012, it’s taken six elimination games to wake them up. So, the Giants came through...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,227 reads 0 comments

  18. Why the San Francisco Giants Are the Ultimate Feel-Good Story

    Adversity. Adversity is the word that has defined San Francisco's up-and-down season. They faced so much of it, and every time, they responded. Closer Brian Wilson went down with an injury...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 650 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Playoffs: Why It's Time for Madison Bumgarner to Be Demoted to the Bullpen

    Thanks to an eight-inning gem in Game 4 of the 2010 World Series, Madison Bumgarner is known as a big-game pitcher. But, after his performance in the 2012 playoffs, it's hard to give him that title...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,816 reads 4 comments

  20. San Francisco Giants: Why Tim Lincecum Should Start Game 1 of the NLCS

    Call me crazy, but I truly believe that Lincecum deserves to start Game 1 of the NLCS . He wasn't in the NLDS rotation for the Giants , but he made an impact as a reliever, making ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,921 reads 2 comments

  21. Four Takeaways from Denver's Tough Loss to New England

    Despite yet another loss, Broncos fans are staying optimistic about their season, their quarterback, their defense and their team. And they have good reason to do so...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 284 reads 0 comments

  22. 2012 ALDS: Why the Oakland A's Aren't Doomed Just Yet

    Oakland was shocked after Game 2. They had been winning close games all year long, and because of their ability to do that, they snuck into the playoffs and grabbed home-field advantage for the ALDS ...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 494 reads 0 comments

  23. What the Denver Broncos Must Do to Beat the New England Patriots

    When the 2012 NFL schedule was announced, most NFL fans circled October 7 on their calendar. Why? Because Peyton Manning was set to take on Tom Brady for the first time since sporting Denver orange...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,202 reads 1 comments

  24. 2012 ALDS: A's Fail to Ignite Offense, Fall Behind Tigers with 3-1 Loss

    Coco Crisp boosted the Oakland A's early on, giving them a lead four pitches into the game. Then, the A's couldn't do anything right on offense...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 129 reads 0 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Giants-Reds NLDS Matchup by Each Position

    As the San Francisco Giants gear up for a brutal playoff run, we fans try to create playoff scenarios for the team. And, as we think, Bruce Bochy makes his decisions...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 2 years ago 1,109 reads 2 comments