1. 2014 MLB Award Race Odds Updates in Season's Final Week

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season is coming to an end, and just as the pennant races and wild-card chases are wrapping up, so too are the individual award competitions...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 20,946 reads 58 comments

  2. Does Derek Jeter Belong on the Yankees' Mount Rushmore of Immortal Stars?

    Wednesday's 9-5 loss to the AL East champion Baltimore Orioles eliminated the New York Yankees from the postseason, bringing an end to any chance that Derek Jeter 's Hall of Fame career would be extended into October...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 55,051 reads 218 comments

  3. Next Step of Clayton Kershaw's Historic Young Career Must Be Dominating October

    Not only is Clayton Kershaw the clear front-runner for the National League Cy Young Award, which would be his third in four seasons, he also has an opportunity to double up by winning the NL MVP, too...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 12,781 reads 38 comments

  4. Playoff-Clinching Pittsburgh Pirates a Dark-Horse Threat in October

    There's something about the Pittsburgh Pirates and Sept. 23. On Tuesday, the Pirates secured a postseason berth in similar fashion to—and on the exact same date as—their 2013 clincher...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 8,806 reads 18 comments

  5. David Price Blockbuster Trade Impacting Pennant Race for All the Wrong Reasons

    When David Price takes the mound Tuesday against the Chicago White Sox , he'll have a lot riding on his left arm, namely the postseason hopes of the Detroit Tigers , whose trade ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 11,493 reads 6 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 26

    One final week, one last batch of waiver-wire additions just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 4,772 reads 0 comments

  7. 8 Biggest Takeaways from Week 25's MLB Pennant-Race Action

    There's only a week left in the 2014 Major League Baseball season, and yet there's still so much to be settled...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 17,578 reads 23 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball Cut List: Top 5 Star Drops to Make for Week 25

    For every fantasy owner, there comes a point in the season when a should-be stud just isn't cutting it—so it's time to cut him. That's what this is all about: letting you know it's OK to let go...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 3,005 reads 0 comments

  9. Updated 2014 MLB Award Race Odds with 2 Weeks to Go

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season may be winding down, but like the pennant races and wild-card chases, a lot of the individual award competitions are gearing up...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 32,227 reads 139 comments

  10. Orioles Show Resiliency in Clinching First AL East Title Since 1997

    The way in which the Baltimore Orioles secured their first American League East title since 1997 was almost as fittingly surprising as the fact that they did so at all...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 8,779 reads 11 comments

  11. 2014 MLB Postseason Race Tracker: Latest Standings and Updates

    The 2014 Major League Baseball postseason is approaching quickly, and the best teams continue to jockey for playoff positioning, if not fight for a postseason berth...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 128,363 reads 60 comments

  12. Should the Dodgers Bench Yasiel Puig If He Keeps Up Vanishing Act?

    If it feels like it's been a while since the baseball-consuming world has been captivated by Yasiel Puig , that's because it has...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 65,871 reads 72 comments

  13. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 25

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 8,865 reads 1 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Cut List: Top 5 Star Drops to Make for Week 24

    For every fantasy owner, there comes a point in the season when a should-be stud just isn't cutting it—so it's time to cut him. That's what this is all about: letting you know it's OK to let go...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 5,275 reads 3 comments

  15. Juggernaut Angels Positioned as World Series Favorites Heading Toward Postseason

    No team in Major League Baseball is hotter right now than the Los Angeles Angels , who have positioned themselves as the favorites to reach—and maybe even win—the World ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 10,862 reads 50 comments

  16. Updated 2014 MLB Award Race Odds with 3 Weeks to Go

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season may be winding down, but like the pennant races and wild-card chases, a lot of the individual award competitions are gearing up...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 42,659 reads 164 comments

  17. Are Tigers' Hot Bats Good Enough to Make Deep Run Despite Pitching Drop-Off?

    In a way, the Detroit Tigers ' 2014 season has been like each of the past three. No, they may not be all alone atop the American League Central like they were for much of 2011 through ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 3,408 reads 12 comments

  18. National League's Surprise Team Is Crashing Back Down to Earth

    Pop quiz, hotshot: Which Major League Baseball team has spent the most days in first place during the course of the 2014 season? Here's a hint: Check the picture up top...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 7,844 reads 29 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 24

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 8,946 reads 0 comments

  20. 2014 September Prospect Call-Ups Who Will Be Full-Time MLB Starters in 2015

    The 2014 Major League Baseball season is down to the final stretch, with contenders battling for playoff positioning and postseason berths...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 15,423 reads 19 comments

  21. Top Ron Washington Replacement Candidates After Surprise Rangers Resignation

    The Texas Rangers , beset this season by injuries and poor performance to the point where they currently own the worst record in Major League Baseball, face yet another challenge with the surprise resignation of manager Ron Washington ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 23,628 reads 49 comments

  22. Fantasy Baseball Cut List: Top 5 Star Drops to Make for Week 23

    For every fantasy owner, there comes a point in the season when a should-be stud just isn't cutting it—so it's time to cut him. That's what this is all about: letting you know it's OK to let go...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 7,266 reads 2 comments

  23. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 23

    Over the course of the 2014 season, a number of notable prospects have received call-ups to the major leagues. With the final month here, rosters are expanding and changing all the time, meaning more young talent will be arriving—and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 4,367 reads 1 comments

  24. Felix Hernandez Showcasing Why He Is the AL's Perfect Wild-Card Weapon

    The Seattle Mariners technically don't occupy a playoff spot at the moment, and they haven't been to the postseason since Ichiro Suzuki was busy winning American League Rookie of ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 15,462 reads 18 comments

  25. Selecting the 2014 All-September Call-Up Team, Position by Position

    With Major League Baseball rosters everywhere expanding now that September is here, it's easy to get lost in all the extra names that are on jerseys and in box scores each night...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 14,523 reads 5 comments