1. Chicago Cubs: Signing Jorge Soler Could Be Best Move This Winter

    In a previous article, I highlighted the abilities of Cuban phenom Yoennis Cespedes and how the Chicago Cubs should strive to win him over...

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  2. St. Louis Blues: David Perron's Return Will Provide Boost for Blues

    Not only are the St. Louis Blues 4-0-2 under new coach Ken Hitchcock, but winger David Perron also continues to progress and could lace up in the near future...

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  3. St. Louis Blues: Ken Hitchcock Is Proving to Be Perfect Coach

    The St. Louis Blues ' sluggish 6-7 start to the season certainly called for internal change, and the hockey world should not have been surprised by the firing of head coach Davis Payne...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 1,096 reads 4 comments

  4. St. Louis Blues: Should Jaroslav Halak or Brian Elliott Be No. 1 in St. Louis?

    Brian Elliott is technically No. 1 already; Jaroslav Halak wears No. 41 on his jersey. But, that's not the question. The right question is: Should Elliott or Halak be the starting goaltender for the St...

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  5. Los Angeles Dodgers: Matt Kemp, Clayton Kershaw Likely to Join Exclusive List

    Although the Los Angeles Dodgers finished 2011 third in the National League West with an 82-79 record, Matt Kemp and Clayton Kershaw were spectacular and will likely bring Los Angeles their league's Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards...

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  6. MLB Trade Rumors: The Chicago Cubs Need To Trade for Gio Gonzalez

    Lost in the mix of free agency and the giant contracts each winter is the importance of trades in Major League Baseball...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 3,237 reads 19 comments

  7. Cubs Rumors: Should the Cubs Pursue Yoennis Cespedes?

    Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish isn't the only coveted free agent from another country this offseason. Cuban phenom Yoennis Cespedes, 26, is grabbing the attention of many teams in Major League Baseball...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 2,561 reads 42 comments

  8. St. Louis Blues: Kris Russell-Nikita Nikitin Trade Is a Steal for the Blues

    The last seven days have been phenomenal for the St. Louis Blues . After an underwhelming 6-7 start to the NHL season, the St. Louis Blues fired head coach Davis Payne and replaced him with the seasoned Ken Hitchcock...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 1,446 reads 2 comments

  9. The 6 Most Hated Villains in Sports

    Every sport has them. They are the guys we love to hate and the guys many of us would love to scream at if given the opportunity.They are athletes, coaches, executives and agents. They are the villains of sports...

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  10. Chicago Cubs: The Last 12 Top Picks and How They've Fared

    With the hiring of Theo Epstein, it is clear the Chicago Cubs want to become a club that has sustainable success into October year-in and year-out. With that, a World Series title would be likely to come to Wrigley...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 2,987 reads 2 comments

  11. St. Louis Cardinals: Why Jose Oquendo Is the Best Choice for Manager

    For 16 seasons, Tony La Russa was the man who lurked in the shadows of the St. Louis Cardinals dugout. Arguably one of the greatest managers of all-time, he made the right choice ...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 1,639 reads 4 comments

  12. Chicago Cubs: The Most Important Step for the Team and Its Fans

    It would be quite difficult to find a baseball fan who was around for the 1908 World Series. Those lucky enough witnessed the Chicago Cubs overtake the Detroit Tigers in just five games...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 1,267 reads 8 comments

  13. MLB Free Agents 2012: Four Reasons Yu Darvish Is the Real Deal

    While sluggers Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder highlight this winter's free agent class, there are also plenty of pitchers available...

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  14. Albert Pujols Free Agency: The Possible Replacements for "The Machine"

    After winning the World Series, St. Louis Cardinals fans expect Albert Pujols to return to his throne in Busch Stadium. However, the recently announced retirement of Tony La Russa could shake things up under the arch...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 2,594 reads 3 comments

  15. MLB Free Agents 2012: Top Contenders for Prince Fielder

    After batting .299 with 38 homers and 120 RBI in 2011, Prince Fielder will be one of the most sought after free agents this winter...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 2,741 reads 14 comments

  16. The 10 MLB Team Logos That Should Make a Comeback

    In this age of sports, fans seem to care about the appeal of their team's logo just as much as they do their team's performance. Right along with ticket sales are the sales of team uniforms, hats and shirts...

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  17. MLB Free Agents 2012: The Top 10 Free Agents and Where They Will Go

    The baseball season is over.The St. Louis Cardinals have won their National League-leading 11th World Series and the league's players can go home for the winter. However, it's now crunch time for front offices everywhere...

    Steven Conklin Written by Steven Conklin about over 2 years ago 1,284 reads 11 comments