Adam Dunn calls it a career

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As Christian Colon crossed the plate in the 12th inning of last night’s AL Wild Card Game, the hopes and dreams of Athletic players, personnel, and fans would fade into the Kansas City night. But lost in the mayhem of it all was the anticlimactic exit of one of the best home run hitters of this […]

AL Wild Card Game Video Recap

Royals Walk-off

Brandon Moss crushes a two-run blast to right field, giving the A’s an early lead Your browser does not support iframes. James Shields pitches five-plus frames, allowing four runs on five hits… Your browser does not support iframes. VP of baseball operations George Brett discusses the Royals making the playoffs… Your browser does not support […]

2014 MLB Cost Per Win

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There it goes, the 2014 regular season is in the books. With each team officially finishing their 162 game schedule we can now make some league wide evaluations. Today we will be viewing an owners most important stat: Cost Per Win. The following information has been gathered by a simple equation: Each team’s salary to […]

MLB Video Highlights: Regular Season Finale, Zimmermann’s No-hitter

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Steven Souza saves Jordan Zimmermann’s no-hitter with an unbelievable diving catch… Your browser does not support iframes. Souza on game-ending catch… Your browser does not support iframes. The no-no out-by-out… Your browser does not support iframes. Zimmermann on his no-no… Your browser does not support iframes. A special Fenway finale as Derek Jeter plays his final […]

(Complete Video Recap) Derek Jeter’s final game from Fenway Park

Fenway Respect

Full Pregame Ceremony… Your browser does not support iframes. Jeter enters final game… Your browser does not support iframes. An emotional Yankees fan gets a foul ball hit by Derek Jeter in the final at-bat of his career… Your browser does not support iframes. Jeter’s final at-bat… Your browser does not support iframes. Derek Jeter […]

Red Sox rookies bring hope for a brighter future

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The Red Sox have had a forgettable year in the sense that they massively underachieved in the first half of the season, forcing the hands upstairs to clean house at the trade deadline. But if anything good came out of it, it was the emergence of some great young talent. The Red Sox this season have […]

MLB Video Highlights: Derek Jeter’s unforgettable goodbye to Yankee Stadium

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Derek Jeter leads the Yankees onto the field in the 9th for his final inning of his career at Yankee Stadium… Your browser does not support iframes. Derek Jeter hits an RBI double off the wall in the first… Your browser does not support iframes. Jeter flips to start double play… Your browser does not […]

Playoff bound starting pitchers since August 1st

Matt Shoemaker is cobbling together one great season

Great pitching, as we know, wins championships. So as the playoff participants are all but officially clinched, it is time to start evaluating the great pitching that will ensue at weeks end. Here is a list of the top 30 staring pitchers that will be entering October on a postseason roster. The statistics below represent all […]

MLB Video Highlights: Tigers and Cubs walk-off, Pirates Clinch

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Andrelton Simmons lays out for a full-extension diving catch on a line drive hit to short by Josh Harrison… Your browser does not support iframes. Jordy Mercer fields a grounder in the outfield grass, jumping and throwing to first to retire Chris Johnson… Your browser does not support iframes. The Pirates clinch a playoff berth […]

Clutch Hitters on Contending Teams

Pitchers have their hands full with A Gon

As we play out the final week of the regular season, the anticipation for October builds. With every postseason come the clutch moments that are replayed and relived for years. This year will be no different as every pitch has the potential to shift a game and change a series. Clutchness is a tough player […]