MLB 

Springer’s late-inning heroics send World Series back to Houston all tied up

The Houston Astros were five outs away from facing an 0-2 deficit in the World Series. However, resiliency and heroics would not allow that to happen. The Astros forced extra innings after getting two runs on Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen. Then in extras, there were a total of five home runs hit, with the biggest blast coming off the bat... Read More
MLB 

The rich get richer at the MLB Trade Deadline

How can you top a month in which you finished 20-3? Oh, just by bolstering your starting rotation and adding bullpen depth at the trade deadline. The Los Angeles Dodgers entered Monday’s MLB Trade Deadline sporting the MLB’s best record at 74-31. They could have easily just stood idle and likely would have been fine heading into the last two... Read More
MLB 

Cubs and Dodgers split at Wrigley Field, series heads to LA at 1-1

The first two games of the National League Championship Series were tales of two completely different games. The Los Angeles Dodgers got the much-needed split on the road and now will host the Chicago Cubs for the next three games. The first game of the series had all the flare, heroics and drama that many were hoping for before this... Read More
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Cubs vs Dodgers with NL Pennant on the line

No matter which team represents the National League in the World Series, the winner of the NL pennant will end a World Series drought. The Chicago Cubs will be looking to make their first trip to the Fall Classic since 1945. They will be looking to win the World Series for the first time since 1908. This is the second... Read More
MLB 

Five bold National League predictions

The 2016 Major League Baseball is less than a week away. There were many happenings in the offseason where a bunch of money was spent on coveted free agents. Which free agent signings will prove to be the most valuable? Time will tell on that question, but until then, I will give you my five bold predictions for the National... Read More
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The top 10 starting pitchers in the National League

Pitchers and catcher have started reporting to camp and we are right around the corner from baseball season being back. Yesterday, I took a look at the top 10 American League starting pitchers and today I’m back with my top 10 National League starting pitchers. 10. Stephen Strasburg – Washington Nationals 2015 Stats: 11-7, 3.46 ERA, 127.1 IP, 155 K,... Read More
MLB 

Notable MLB offseason signings and acquisitions

The MLB hot stove is heating up this offseason as some teams have signed or traded for some elite talent. We’ve seen players leave teams for divisional rivals as well as some very interesting trades. For the teams that have been less fortunate than other this offseason, don’t worry, there is still some quality talent out there. Cubs land Heyward,... Read More
MLB 

National League Wild Card Game and NLDS Preview

The grueling 162-game MLB regular season is finally in the books and now the playoffs are upon us. The National League was loaded this year, mainly the NL Central, which is sending three teams to the postseason. Great pitching is a key reason as to why each of the five teams that made the playoffs representing the National League. All... Read More
MLB 

The Winners of the MLB Trade Deadline

The MLB trade deadline has once again come and gone, but not without a flurry of moves being made. Some teams who are right in the thick of things enhanced themselves, while others simply did not make the necessary moves that will land them one step closer to the ultimate prize in the game: a World Series ring. Let’s take... Read More
MLB Nationals 

Nats look to keep their foot on the gas in 2nd half

The Washington Nationals finished the first half of the season in first place in the NL East, during that span Bryce Harper and Max Scherzer showed that they were two of the most special players at their respective positions. The Nats suffered several injuries along the way but still maintain a two game lead in the division, picking up two... Read More
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