OPS leaders in the final two months of the regular season

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From August to September these ten players led the league in OPS and shed a light on what they can bring in 2015. And for some, a sample of just what they’ve done all season long. OPS Leaders, Aug – Sept 2014 G PA AVG OBP SLUG OPS HR BB 1. Victor Martinez (DET) 57 […]

Video: Peter Gammons talks with Kolten Wong after his walk-off HR

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Peter Gammons talks with Kolten Wong on the field after his walk-off home run in Game 2 of the NLCS. Your browser does not support iframes.

Harper’s big NLDS

Bryce Harper is only hitting .143 with 2 outs and runners in scoring position

Bryce Harper didn’t live up to the expectations casted unto him prior to the season. He batted .273/.344/.423 with a career-low 13 long balls and career high strike rate of 26.3%. Injuries to his left hand and right shoulder kept him at just 100 games, the lowest of his short three-year career. But Harper finished […]

Dodgers-Cardinals NLDS Game 4 Preview: Kershaw vs. Miller

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Last night, the Cardinals took a 2-1 lead over the Dodgers in the NLDS with a 3-1 victory in St. Louis. The Dodgers will rely on Clayton Kershaw who takes the mound tonight for the second time this postseason. Opposite to Kershaw for the Cardinals is Shelby Miller, making his first career postseason start. Clayton […]

NLDS Game 3 Video Recap

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Matt Holliday draws a walk on a very close ball four that Hyun-Jin Ryu thought was a strike Your browser does not support iframes. Jon Jay runs down a well-hit ball to deep center field in the 2nd Your browser does not support iframes. Matt Carpenter puts the Cardinals on the board first with a […]

Dodgers-Cardinals NLDS Game 3 Preview: Ryu vs. Lackey

hyun jin ryu vs cardinals

With the series tied at 1-1, the Dodgers travel to St. Louis to play the Cardinals in Game 3 of the NLDS. Hyun-Jin Ryu takes the mound for the Dodgers as the former Red Sox and World Series champion John Lackey gets the start for the Cardinals. Hyun-Jin Ryu Finishing only his second year in […]

Giants-Nationals NLDS Game 3 Preview: Bumgarner vs. Fister

Doug Fister

Game 3 of the NLDS heads to San Francisco as the Giants look to close the door on the Washington Nationals as they lead the series 2-0. The matchup features Madison Bumgarner of the Giants against Doug Fister of the Nationals. Madison Bumgarner The last time Madison Bumgarner took the mound, he tossed a complete […]

Cruz makes Tigers pay for pitching him outside

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On Sunday night, Nelson Cruz helped complete the sweep of the Detroit Tigers with a two-run shot off of David Price in the sixth inning. It was Cruz’s second home run of the series and brought his postseason slashline to .500/.500/1.000 entering the ALCS. 3 games is definitely a small sample size to analyze but what’s […]

Tigers-Orioles ALDS Game 1 Preview: Scherzer vs. Tillman

scherzer vs tillman

Tonight marks the beginning of the ALDS matchup between the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles. Former Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer will square off against Chris Tillman for the first game of the series. Here’s how these two match up:   Max Scherzer  2014 stats Postseason career Career numbers at Camden Yards Orioles’ career numbers […]

NL Wild Card Game Video Recap

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Madison Bumgarner sends the Giants to the NLDS with a complete game shutout while allowing only four hits Your browser does not support iframes. With the bases loaded in the 4th, Brandon Crawford hits a grand slam to put the Giants on top 4-0 Your browser does not support iframes. Bumgarner, Crawford, Bruce Bochy and Hunter […]