1. World Series 2013: Step-by-Step Guide for St. Louis Cardinals to Win the Series

    There a zillion different ways for the St. Louis Cardinals to win the 2013 World Series , but trusting each step in this guide would put them in the best position to knock off the Boston Red Sox...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 3,418 reads 0 comments

  2. World Series 2013: Cardinals vs. Red Sox Position-by-Position Breakdown

    We're down to two team left—and there's no denying we ended up with the two most talented clubs in Major League Baseball. The St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 78,842 reads 268 comments

  3. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 6

    The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers will wrap up the ALCS this weekend, with the winner advancing to the 2013 World Series. Boston has an opportunity to put the Tigers away at Fenway Park in Saturday's Game 6, but earning a date with the St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 17,545 reads 11 comments

  4. Video, Twitter Reaction to St. Louis Cardinals Celebrating World Series Trip

    Deviating from the trend of nail-biting NLCS battles, the St. Louis Cardinals routed the Los Angeles Dodgers, 9-0, in Friday night's Game 6 to clinch the 2013 National League pennant...

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  5. Yasiel Puig's Disastrous Third Inning Hurts Dodgers in Game 6

    All the Yasiel Puig critics are already getting started on their "I told you so" columns. The phenom's poor defensive decisions in Friday night's third inning allowed the St...

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  6. Brandon Phillips Trade Rumors: 5 Potential Suitors for Reds' Star Second Baseman

    Brandon Phillips will always be a flashy fielder and boisterous clubhouse leader, but his future as the second baseman of the Cincinnati Reds is clearly in doubt , according to John Fay of The Cincinnati Enquirer ...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 12,838 reads 7 comments

  7. Can Max Scherzer, Justin Verlander Neutralize Red Sox Home-Field Advantage?

    To make their second straight trip to the World Series, the Detroit Tigers will need to upset the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in ALCS Games 6 and 7. However, that daunting assignment is made much more realistic by their starting rotation alignment.

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 4,726 reads 37 comments

  8. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Keys to Winning NLCS Game 6

    The St. Louis Cardinals will once again attempt to eliminate the Los Angeles Dodgers from the 2013 NLCS in Friday night's Game 6 from Busch Stadium...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 11,658 reads 48 comments

  9. Selecting MLB's Mid-Postseason All-Clutch Team

    During the MLB postseason, against the most talented and well-rounded teams, you want players who aren't fazed by the stakes and the spotlight...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 10 months ago 23,770 reads 42 comments

  10. Dodgers vs. Cardinals: Game-by-Game NLCS Predictions for Los Angeles Matchups

    The St. Louis Cardinals have bolted to a 2-0 series lead in the 2013 NLCS, but now the backdrop shifts to Dodger Stadium, as the Los Angeles Dodgers hope to rally in Games 3-5...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 5,589 reads 3 comments

  11. Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 1

    The revamped Boston Red Sox host the star-laden Detroit Tigers in a compelling ALCS matchup, beginning with Saturday's Game 1. Here, Bleacher Report presents the keys for each team to come away with a victory...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 4,524 reads 8 comments

  12. Can Carlos Beltran's Postseason Magic Carry the Cardinals to the World Series?

    Already a borderline Hall of Famer based on his regular-season performance, Carlos Beltran has made a habit out of flipping the switch from formidable to unstoppable in the playoffs...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 11,901 reads 35 comments

  13. Watch Carlos Beltran Make Fantastic Throw to Save NLCS Game 1 for Cardinals

    Outfielder Carlos Beltran has been his generation's most dominant postseason slugger, but a game-saving throw in Game 1 of the NLCS showed that he's also valuable beyond the batter's box: The St...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 19,528 reads 55 comments

  14. Watch Yasiel Puig Pull off Outstanding Catch-and-Throw Double Play

    Cuban sensation Yasiel Puig didn't get his moment on the international stage during the 2013 All-Star Game, but he's certainly taking advantage of it in these MLB playoffs. Puig flaunted his tremendous arm strength in the seventh inning of Game 1.

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 5,163 reads 4 comments

  15. How Japanese Phenom Masahiro Tanaka Would Impact Yankees' 2014 Rotation

    Like Yu Darvish and Hyun-jin Ryu before him, right-hander Masahiro Tanaka is a coveted ace from the Far East who's expected to make the leap to Major League Baseball through the posting system...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 17,595 reads 29 comments

  16. Top 10 MVP Candidates for the 2013 ALCS, NLCS

    After a wildly entertaining opening round of the 2013 MLB playoffs, the best-of-seven League Championship Series is upon us...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 4,677 reads 19 comments

  17. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Keys to Winning NLCS Game 1

    The St. Louis Cardinals will compete in the NLCS for a third straight year, as the 2013 edition begins on Friday night hosting the Los Angeles Dodgers...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 6,542 reads 17 comments

  18. Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays: Keys to Each Team Winning ALDS Game 3

    The Tampa Bay Rays head home to Tropicana Field for Game 3 of the ALDS gasping for life as the Boston Red Sox try to complete a series sweep...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 6,006 reads 2 comments

  19. Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALDS Game 2

    The Boston Red Sox will once again host the Tampa Bay Rays from Fenway Park on Saturday, as these rivals clash in Game 2 of the ALDS. Each team enters with its own clear aspirations...

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  20. Can Atlanta Braves Bring NLDS Back to Friendly Home Confines?

    The Atlanta Braves can exhale after their exhilarating 4-3 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night tied the NLDS at 1-1. Putting it another way, however, they'll need to take at least one of the next two games in L...

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  21. 2013 MLB Postseason: Biggest Takeaways from All of Friday's ALDS, NLDS Action

    Due to the brevity of the MLB playoffs, particular plays or individual performances can influence an entire series. From each Division Series matchup of Friday's quadruple-header, there are big takeaways that could affect upcoming games...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 28,464 reads 16 comments

  22. Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox Game 1: Live Score and ALDS Highlights

    Participating in the MLB playoffs for the first time since 2009, the Boston Red Sox walloped the Tampa Bay Rays, 12-2, on Friday afternoon in Game 1 of the ALDS...

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  23. Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox: Keys to Each Team Winning ALDS Game 1

    The American League Division Series gets underway on Friday afternoon, as the Boston Red Sox host the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1...

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  24. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Atlanta Braves: NLDS 2013 Position-by-Position Breakdown

    The outcome of the 2013 NLDS between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves could be decided by a player at any position...

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  25. Video, Twitter Reaction for Tampa Bay Rays Celebrating Trip to the ALDS

    With great pitching and some Joe Maddon magic, the Tampa Bay Rays blanked the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, 4-0, in the American League Wild Card Game to advance to the ALDS...

    Ely Sussman Written by Ely Sussman about 11 months ago 4,583 reads 12 comments