Nick Wright and Cris Carter discuss the MLB playoff format and whether or not it is the best way to crown a champion.
Jeff Francoeur on playing in MLB postseason as rookie with Braves, signing with Clemson, Week 7 picks
There’s nothing like a little bit of home cooking, but unwanted houseguests can spoil a party pretty quickly. With their ALCS opponent decided, the Houston Astros get to kick back and wait for the New York Yankees to come to them. Had the Yankees failed in their epic comeback against the Cleveland Indians, the Astros […]
As new part-owner of the Miami Marlins, Derek Jeter is the most recognizable face of the front office. As such, he gets asked questions specific to his role, but also about his thoughts regarding the goings-on in sports culture. At his Turn 2 Foundation’s 21st anniversary dinner on Wednesday night, he addressed players protesting during […]
There will be a new man in the dugout for the Boston Red Sox next season. The club announced Wednesday that John Farrell would not be brought back for 2018, bringing an end to his five-year managerial stint in Beantown. But the question deserves to be asked: Was dropping Farrell the right move, or will […]
Shohei Otani, the pitcher-slugger phenom who has dominated Japan with the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters, will undergo keyhole surgery on his right ankle Thursday, his club announced, according to the Japan Times. “I want to be in perfect condition for the new season,” Otani said in a statement. “I have decided to have surgery at this […]
The start times for the first three games of the American League Championship Series and two games of the National League Championship Series were announced Wednesday. SERIES GAME DATE TIME (ET) NETWORK ALCS 1 Oct. 13 8:08 p.m. FOX ALCS 2 Oct. 14 4:08 p.m. FOX NLCS 1 Oct. 14 8:08 p.m. TBS NLCS 2 […]
The Stephen Strasburg flu game will go down in baseball lore. After almost not starting Wednesday’s Game 4 of the National League Division Series against the Chicago Cubs – a must-win game for the Washington Nationals – Strasburg set a franchise record for strikeouts in a postseason game, punching out 12 batters over seven shutout […]
Aaron Judge has whiffed his way into the record books. The New York Yankees slugger claimed the unenviable distinction of striking out more than anyone in a single series in MLB postseason history with his third-inning punchout during Game 5 of the ALDS on Wednesday. Judge was struck out by Cleveland Indians starter Corey Kluber […]
Didi did it again 💣 https://t.co/oolX70iBZZ — Baseball Bros (@BaseballBros) October 12, 2017 Didi Gregorius revealed Wednesday night at Progressive Field that there are, in fact, bugs in the Klubot’s wiring. After taking Cleveland Indians ace Corey Kluber – known affectionately as the Klubot – deep for a first-inning solo shot in Game 5 of […]
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