1. Justin Verlander's Journey from Untradeable $28M/Year Man to Postseason Hero

    Editor's Note: Justin Verlander forced an ALCS Game 7 with a dominant 7 IP, 5 H, 0 ER, 8 K performance against the Yankees on Friday night. He lowered his 2017 postseason ERA to 1...

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  2. Stay Away! 1 MLB Team Every Top-10 Free Agent Should Avoid This Offseason

    As long as an MLB team is willing and able to pay, MLB free agents have earned the right to sign wherever they choose. Nobody can tell them otherwise. Factors beyond baseball will play into their decisions...

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  3. MLB Metrics 101: Updated Postseason MVP Rankings on Eve of World Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers punched their World Series ticket Thursday with an 11-1 win over the Chicago Cubs. The New York Yankees can do the same with a win Friday against the Houston Astros, or the 'stros can force a decisive Game 7...

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  4. $265M Dodgers Finally Step Up to End 29-Year Pennant Drought

    CHICAGO — Thump! went Enrique Hernandez's bat, pop! went the Champagne and vroom! went the Los Angeles bus. Rapidly...

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  5. Corey Seager Expected to Play in Game 1 of World Series After Back Injury

    After missing the National League Championship Series with a back injury, Corey Seager should be able to help the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series...

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  6. Cubs' Once-Surefire Growing Dynasty Now Faces Significant Question Marks

    After going 108 years in between World Series titles, the possibility of winning two straight probably always was too good to be true for the Chicago Cubs ...

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  7. Dodgers Advance to World Series over Cubs Behind Enrique Hernandez's 3 HRs

    For the first time since 1988, the Los Angeles Dodgers will play in the World Series after defeating the Chicago Cubs , 11-1, in Game 5 of the 2017 National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field...

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  8. Ron Gardenhire Named Tigers Manager After Serving as Diamondbacks Bench Coach

    Ron Gardenhire is returning to the American League Central, with the Detroit Tigers hiring him as their next manager, per a team announcement Friday. The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal first reported the news Thursday...

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  9. World Series 2017: Dates, Format, Latest Odds and Predictions

    There is no shortage of storylines as the 2017 Major League Baseball playoffs approach the World Series , and any of the possible matchups will provide intrigue and drama...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Playoffs 2017: Updated Championship Series, Bracket, Schedule, Predictions

    There's nothing quite like playoff baseball, and there is no denying the fact that the American League and National League Championship Series have lived up to their advanced billing thus far...

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  11. World Series 2017: Full Schedule and Examining Potential Pitching Matchups

    The World Series may seem like a long way away, but in reality it begins on Tuesday in the stadium of the team with the best record remaining...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. NLCS Schedule 2017: Cubs vs. Dodgers Game Times, Live Stream and Updated Odds

    It was not pretty, but the Chicago Cubs staved off elimination and remain alive to defend their World Series crown...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Playoffs 2017: TV Schedule, Top Player Comments, Highlights and Stats

    Winning on the road in the postseason isn't easy in any sport, and the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs proved on Wednesday night they can create magic at home once again in October...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. ALCS Schedule 2017: Game Times, Odds, Live-Stream Coverage and More

    Momentum meant nothing to the New York Yankees when they returned home to the Bronx after losing the first two games of the American League Championship Series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. 2017 MLB Postseason: Players Making and Losing the Most Money This October

    The MLB postseason is a small sample size in the grand scheme of things —a one-month event with regular off days for a sport whose regular season stretches six months and 162 games...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Clayton Kershaw Can Erase Playoff Failures By Pitching Dodgers to World Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers failed to punch their World Series ticket on Wednesday. Up 3-0 in their National League Championship Series matchup with the Chicago Cubs , the Dodgers lost 3-2 at Wrigley Field...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. World Series 2017: Schedule of Dates, Ticket Info and Matchup Predictions

    A World Series showdown between the 104-58 Los Angeles Dodgers and 101-61 Houston Astros appeared inevitable when they each won their first two games in the respective league championship ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Cubs vs. Dodgers: NLCS Game 5 Live-Stream Schedule, Ticket Info and Pick

    The Chicago Cubs live to fight another day in the 2017 MLB postseason, defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday night at Wrigley Field to avoid the sweep and force at ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Umpire Jim Wolf Admits He Blew Call on Curtis Granderson Swing vs. Cubs in NLCS

    Home plate umpire Jim Wolf admitted he made a mistake during the Chicago Cubs ' 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field on Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Javier Baez, Cubs Hold Off Dodgers to Stay Alive in 2017 NLCS with Game 4 Win

    The defending champs aren't going down without a fight. The Chicago Cubs extended their season Wednesday with a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 4 of the 2017 National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Joe Maddon Ejected from NLCS Game 4 for Arguing over Curtis Granderson Swing

    Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected from Game 4 of the National League Championship Series on Wednesday night at Wrigley Field for arguing with umpires over a swinging strike three from Curtis Granderson that was ruled a foul ball...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Yankees Have Returned Yankee Stadium to an Impenetrable Big-Game Fortress

    NEW YORK — There were nights in May when it wasn't this loud, afternoons in August when the stands weren't full. The New York Yankees won a whole lot of those games at Yankee Stadium, too...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Masahiro Tanaka Dominates Astros to Give Yankees 3-2 ALCS Lead

    The New York Yankees, improbable as it seemed four days ago, seized a 3-2 ALCS lead over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night with a 5-0 Game 5 win at Yankee Stadium...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. World Series 2017: Full Schedule and Predictions for LCS Action

    The Houston Astros thought that winning the first two games of the American League Championship Series had put them in the driver's seat to win the pennant. The New York Yankees clearly had other ideas...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. NLCS Schedule 2017: Dodgers vs. Cubs Game Times, Odds and Prediction

    The Chicago Cubs have a huge mountain to climb if they want to defend the World Series championship they won in such memorable fashion in 2016...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments