ALCS 2013: Detroit Tigers Will Need To Lean On Pitching Staff To Overcome 2-1 Series Deficit

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The Detroit Tigers are now up against it with a 2-1 series deficit and having to deal with Jake Peavy and Boston Red Sox ace Jon Lester the next two days. It looks like a very precarious position for the […]

ALCS 2013: 5 Most Important Batters For Boston Red Sox


ALCS 2013: Boston Red Sox Lineup Gives Them The Edge

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While the Detroit Tigers have the better pitching staff, the Boston Red Sox have the great equalizer: a stacked lineup that can score runs in bunches at any time. Let’s start at the top. Jacoby Ellsbury sets the table for […]

Will Postseason Performance Push Boston Red Sox’ David Ortiz Into Baseball’s Hall Of Fame?

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Ho hum. Another playoff game. Another postseason moment of greatness for Big Papi. David Ortiz once again saved the Boston Red Sox‘ bacon as they were on the brink of going down 2-0 and their season being on life support. […]

MLB Playoffs: St. Louis Cardinals’ Carlos Beltran Is The New Mr. October

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There is a new Mr. October. His name is Carlos Beltran. Beltran almost single-handedly won Game 1 of the NLCS for the St. Louis Cardinals, driving in all three runs and even saving a run by gunning down a man at […]

2013 MLB Playoffs: Detroit Tigers’ Justin Verlander Putting On Best Postseason Pitching Performance Ever?

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Just five days earlier, Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander limited the Oakland Athletics to four hits in a great performance despite a 1-0 loss. This time, he one-upped himself and two-hit the A’s, carrying a perfect game into the fifth and a […]

Ryne Sandberg Next Manager for Philadelphia Phillies?

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Charlie Manuel is getting near the tail end of his managerial career at the age of almost 70, and the next logical heir apparent to the manager’s position for the Philadelphia Phillies is Ryne Sandberg. Sandberg, once a Phillies favourite before […]

Jesse Biddle, Maikel Franco Provide Promising Future for Philadelphia Phillies

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Jesse Biddle, the local kid from GermanTown Friends school, and Maikel Franco, the hot shot young prospect the Phils snagged from the Dominican Republic, a hot bed for major league talent, could very well be the two key pieces for the […]

Philadelphia Phillies’ Domonic Brown Curiously Left Out Of Home Run Derby

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Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown was curiously left off the group to represent the National League in the Home Run Derby. This is a travesty to the annual competition as Brown is second in the NL in home runs and has […]

Philadelphia Phillies May Have Finally Found Leadoff Hitter In Ben Revere

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Ben Revere started off the season slowly and has had his ups and downs like any other player in baseball, but he has been on a tear since May 1 and he gives the Philadelphia Phillies a legitimate leadoff for […]

Philadelphia Phillies First Baseman Darin Ruf Next Ryan Howard?

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When Ryan Howard first came up to the Philadelphia Phillies organization after tearing it up in the minors, it was due to a Jim Thome injury. Once he got called up to the big show, he never looked back and Thome was shipped elsewhere in favor […]

Philadelphia Phillies’ Domonic Brown emerging as a superstar

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Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown has been on an absolute tear lately, and he was rewarded for his efforts as he won the NL player of the week earlier this afternoon. He continued his dominant stretch in May by blasting two more […]