1. Los Angeles Dodgers: 9 Dream Free-Agent Pickups for the Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have spent the past several months assembling MLB ’s version of a dream team, a job that will continue during free agency this winter...

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  2. The Los Angeles Dodgers Need to Pay Clayton Kershaw Like the Best Lefty in MLB

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has solidified his status as the MLB ’s best left-handed pitcher, and he deserves to finally be paid like it. Fellow left-handed starters C...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about over 1 year ago 1,698 reads 7 comments

  3. MLB Free Agency: 6 Teams Most Likely to Battle It out for Zack Greinke

    When MLB’s free agency period begins immediately after the World Series ends, Zack Greinke will be the hottest name on the market...

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  4. World Series 2012: Tigers Need Prince Fielder To Play Up to His Contract

    The Detroit Tigers find themselves in an 0-2 hole in the 2012 World Series , and they need Prince Fielder ’s bat to help dig them out of it. The Tigers got their money’s worth from their new first baseman in the regular season...

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  5. Carl Crawford's Return Will Help Los Angeles Dodgers Reach the Playoffs in 2013

    The Los Angeles Dodgers didn ’t have Carl Crawford available to help their playoff push this season, but his return in 2013 will help L.A. avoid missing the postseason for a fourth consecutive year...

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  6. Do Los Angeles Dodgers Really Need More Talent to Contend?

    Although they came up just short of a wild card berth this year, the Los Angeles Dodgers can contend for a World Series title in 2013—and field a winner—with the players and pieces they currently have in place...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 5,558 reads 15 comments

  7. 5 Things the Los Angeles Dodgers Must Do This Offseason to Win in 2013

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ’ offseason started earlier than anticipated after they were officially eliminated from the National League Wild Card race on Tuesday night...

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  8. 7 Free Agents the Los Angeles Dodgers Should Pursue This Offseason

    The Los Angeles Dodgers don’t have a lot of holes to address this offseason after completing five in-season trades in 2012. But a number of injuries to key members of their pitching staff means that their is still work to do this winter...

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  9. 3 Reasons Los Angeles Dodgers Should Continue Spending Big This Offseason

    If the Los Angeles Dodgers are serious about building a World Series contender as early as next season, they must continue to flash the cash this offseason...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 4,977 reads 27 comments

  10. 2012 NLDS: Full Series Breakdown, Analysis for Cincinnati vs. San Francisco

    The winner of the National League Division Series between the Cincinnati Reds and San Francisco Giants could very well determine this year's World Series champion...

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  11. Baltimore Orioles vs Texas Rangers: 5 Biggest Matchups of AL Wild Card Game

    When the Baltimore Orioles take on the Texas Rangers in tomorrow night’s first-ever American League Wild Card game, there will be a few intriguing matchups and storylines for baseball fans to follow...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 3,923 reads 9 comments

  12. MLB Playoff Predictions: Atlanta Braves Will Send Chipper off as a Champ

    When the 2012 Major League Baseball playoffs are over, Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones will end his Hall of Fame career exactly the way it began—as a World Series Champion...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 4,728 reads 5 comments

  13. Los Angeles Dodgers: Breaking Down the Dodgers' Bullpen Heading Toward Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have had a number of issues preventing them from closing in on the final National League Wild Card spot, but the bullpen hasn ’t been one of them...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 1,286 reads 4 comments

  14. Alabama Football: 3 Matchups That Could Derail the Tide's BCS Title Hopes

    Alabama’s road to a second straight BCS National Championship will begin to get bumpy even though they’ ve rolled through their competition so far...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 4,169 reads 36 comments

  15. Ryder Cup 2012: Rory McIlroy Will Lead Europe to Victory

    When the 2012 Ryder Cup kicks off this weekend, Rory McIlroy will shake off a disappointing 10th-place finish at the Tour Championship and lead Europe to an upset victory over the United States...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 1,046 reads 1 comments

  16. NFL Picks Week 3: 5 Defenses That Will Stifle Their Opponents

    Fans of hard-hitting, lockdown defense have a lot to look forward to in Week 3 of the NFL season. Prolific offenses have been on full display early on, but this is the week that suffocating defense takes center stage...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 5,022 reads 0 comments

  17. Barcelona vs. Spartak Moskva: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Barcelona looks to carry over its strong start in the Spanish La Liga into its opening UEFA Champions League fixture against Spartak Moskva of Russia. Barca sits atop the Spanish Premier Division table with a 4-0-0 mark...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 2,241 reads 4 comments

  18. LA Dodgers: Breaking Down Each Remaining Series in Their Playoff Race

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have 15 games remaining to make up a one-game deficit in the National League Wild Card race...

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  19. Fantasy Baseball Playoffs: 11 Two-Start Pitchers to Avoid in Championship Round

    Congratulations if you’ve made it to the championship round of your fantasy baseball league this week. There are still two weeks to go before you can claim the ultimate prize, so don’t blow it by picking up the wrong two-start pitchers...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 1,505 reads 0 comments

  20. MLB Free Agency: 8 Big Names LA Dodgers Will Pursue to Form Super-Team

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have undergone a massive overhaul this season, a transformation that is sure to carry over into MLB free agency this winter...

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  21. Los Angeles Dodgers' Yankees-Style Spending Spree Has Them No Closer to a Title

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have been on a New York Yankees-style spending spree since the beginning of June. But the team’s lackluster performance of late has them no closer to ...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 1,065 reads 20 comments

  22. NFL Picks Week 2: New York Jets and Other Teams That Will Crash Down to Earth

    Week 1 of the 2012 NFL season is officially in the books after a pair of Monday Night Football games closed out the opening schedule...

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  23. U.S. Open Tennis 2012: Breaking Down Best Moments of Andy Murray's 1st Major Win

    Andy Murray ’s five-set victory over Novak Djokovic to win the 2012 U.S. Open men’s singles title was one for the ages...

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  24. Fantasy Baseball Playoffs 2012: 6 Reasons Joey Votto Will Be Top X-Factor

    Most fantasy baseball playoffs will begin today, and Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto has returned from the disabled list just in time to make his owners very happy...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 1,418 reads 4 comments

  25. NBA Predictions: 8 Players Who Will Be Rebounding Machines in 2012

    NBA training camps open on September 29 following one of the busiest offseasons in recent memory. And no move was bigger than the league's reigning rebounding king, Dwight Howard , being traded from the Orlando Magic to the Los Angeles Lakers...

    Geoff Ratliff Written by Geoff Ratliff about almost 2 years ago 12,110 reads 54 comments