Oct 10, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Stephen Strasburg could be a playoff ace, but the Nats would need more pitching. While watching some absolutely thrilling postseason baseball over the last 10 days, I can't help but wonder how far away the Nationals are from competing alongside these October contenders. Clearly, the Nats as currently constructed aren't on par…
Oct 9, 2011, 11:00 PM EDT
US Presswire photo The grounds crew in Texas was kept busy last night. After experiencing more than two hours of rain delays last night, and with the forecast of more rain to come tonight, Major League Baseball chose to postpone Game 2 of the American League Championship Series hours before the scheduled 8:05 p.m. first…
Oct 9, 2011, 4:25 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Nyjer Morgan will be a key figure in this series between intense rivals. This National League Championship Series features no shortage of star power. Pujols. Fielder. La Russa. Braun. Carpenter. Greinke. Yet all the attention leading into this showdown between the Cardinals and Brewers was centered on … Nyjer Morgan and a…
Oct 8, 2011, 9:00 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Justin Verlander leads the Tigers into Texas for the ALCS. If the rest of this month produces even half the drama we've seen in the last 10 days, this will go down as the greatest postseason in baseball history. Between the frantic final day of the regular season and then the three…
Oct 8, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Roy Halladay faces Chris Carpenter in an epic pitchers' duel. As the Phillies have assembled their star-laden roster over the last year — signing Cliff Lee, trading for Hunter Pence — they had one clear goal in mind: Win another World Series. Or, at the very least, reach the Fall Classic for…
Oct 7, 2011, 8:00 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Yovani Gallardo hopes to pitch the Brewers into the NLCS. Rarely does a postseason series play to form the way this one has. The Brewers won Games 1 and 2 at home. The Diamondbacks won Games 3 and 4 at home. So the question tonight is: Will the pattern hold? Milwaukee, as…
Oct 7, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Drew Storen appeared in 73 games, saving 43 of them, in his first full season. Throughout the week, we'll be breaking down the Nationals' roster by position (catcher, infield, outfield, rotation and bullpen) and looking both where things stand at the end of the season and where things might stand moving forward.…
Oct 6, 2011, 11:30 PM EDT
US Presswire photo Yankee Stadium hosts the decisive fifth game of this division series. And so it has come to this: A do-or-die ballgame in the Bronx between the Yankees and Tigers, the winner advancing to face the Rangers in the ALCS, the loser trudging home for a long winter. It doesn't get much more…
Oct 6, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Jordan Zimmermann established himself as a front-line starter this year. Throughout the week, we'll be breaking down the Nationals' roster by position (catcher, infield, outfield, rotation and bullpen) and looking both where things stand at the end of the season and where things might stand moving forward. Today's position: The starting rotation……
Oct 6, 2011, 1:00 AM EDT
US Presswire photo Diamondbacks fans had plenty to celebrate during last night's win. Well, we now know there will be at least two Game 5's in this first round of the postseason. The Tigers and Yankees will square off tomorrow night, and the Cardinals and Phillies will meet Friday night for all the marbles. Now,…
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