Cubs Bullpen Has Them In Prime Position To Win World SeriesWith a lineup consisting of strong hitters from top-to-bottom, along with a solid starting rotation and one of the league's best bullpens, the Chicago Cubs are in prime position to make a yet another run at a World Series title.
Peterlin: A Tale Of Two Bullpens As Game Seven AwaitsThe Indians will have a fresh bullpen while the Cubs will look to Jon Lester to relieve them in the backend after an interesting Game Six.
Cubs Beat Dodgers 8-4, Head Home With 3-2 Lead In NLCSOne win away. Two chances at home. Seven decades of waiting.
Cubs 2, Indians 1: Zuppe's Pitch CountCarlos Santana tied the game in the top of the ninth with an RBI single, but Kris Bryant delivered a walk-off victory for the Cubs on a solo blast to deep right-center field, as Chicago topped Cleveland, 2-1. Here is a quick recap of the Indians' loss:
9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs OnWith the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
Playoff Pinch Hits: It's All Kansas City In The American League PlayoffsThe Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.
Playoff Pinch Hits: American League Wild-Card Tale Of Two UnderdogsThe Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.
Brian Kenny on Shawn Porter: "I Could Definititely Envision Him Being the Welterweight Champion" Brian Kenny talks about Shawn Porter's upcoming fight with Kell Brook, the ceiling for Porter and just how good he can be, upcoming competition for Floyd Mayweather and if Porter can compete with him down the road...
5 MLB Trade Deadline WinnersAfter one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let's take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today
AP Source: A's Acquire Lester, Gomes For Cespedes The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said.
Jim Bowden on Cabrera/Masterson: "If I Was Chris Antonetti, They're Both Gone By Thursday"Jim Bowden talks about why he believes the Indians don't need to be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline, his preference in trading Justin Masterson and Asdrubal Cabrera, the upsides for both Francisco Lindor and Danny Salazar...
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.
Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 5The Red Sox take a 3-2 lead back to Boston. Here are five things you missed from game 5.
Lester Dominates, Red Sox Take Series Lead With 3-1 Win In Game 5Jon Lester smothered St. Louis on four hits into the eighth, David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in a two-run seventh inning off Adam Wainwright and the Boston Red Sox beat the Cardinals 3-1 Monday night to take a 3-2 World Series lead.