Can San Diego Padres Chase Headley Build On Career Year?

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Can San Diego Padres third basemen Chase Headley build on a career year that he had in 2012? Or will he return to his production of the prior five years? And will he do either in San Diego? While playing […]

When Will San Francisco Giants Move Buster Posey To First Base?

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The move of San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey to first base permanently is inevitable. If the Giants or any other team want to keep him healthy for a decade or beyond then the move has to be made. Posey […]

Will Felix Hernandez Ever Pitch In Post Season For Seattle Mariners?

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Will Seattle Mariners ace pitcher Felix Hernandez ever get a chance to pitch in the post season? With a 98-76 record and perfect game on his resume, Hernandez has never taken the mound in theplayoffs during his eight year career. […]

How Will Mike Matheny Surgery Affect St. Louis Cardinals?

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St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny underwent surgery for a ruptured disk in his back Monday and will be away from the team for at least a month. How, if at all, will this affect the Cardinals? Matheny is coming […]

Yu Darvish Should Be Even Better For Texas Rangers In 2013

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After a rookie season in which he fulfilled most of his promise, Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish should be even better in 2013. His 2012 performance is only the tip of the iceberg and Darvish could be a 20 game […]

Will Mark Buerhle and Jose Reyes Experience De Ja Vu with Toronto Blue Jays?

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New Toronto Blue Jays Mark Buerhle and Jose Reyes must feel as though they are experiencing de ja vu. The star pitcher and shortstop became members of the Blue Jays after being traded by the Miami Marlins in the off […]

Ian Desmond Looks To Improve On 2012 For Washington Nationals

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The last remaining link to the Washington Nationals days in Montreal is now an all-star shortstop coming off of his best season. After nine years with the organization, Ian Desmond has finally solidified his spot on the team and hopes […]

Miami Marlins Must Win the Old Fashioned Way

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The Miami Marlins found out last year that they will never be able to put together a one and done championship team again. After bringing in high priced free agents and hiring Ozzie Guillen to manage them, the 2012 Marlins […]

Time For Los Angeles Dodgers to Get It Done

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It is put up or shut up time for the Los Angeles Dodgers. This has been the case for a while. An organization that was once the model franchise of MLB has not won or been to a World Series […]

Los Angeles Angels Will Be A Factor In American League West

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Despite winning more games than the AL pennant winning Detroit Tigers, the Los Angeles Angels did not make it to the post season in 2012 and were hailed as disappointments. With first baseman Albert Pujols going into his second season […]

Houston Astros Making Fresh Start Under Tough Circumstances

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After five decades in the National League, the Houston Astros have moved to the American League West. It will be interesting to see how they fare in one of MLB’s toughest divisions. The Astros have been in free fall since […]

Cincinnati Reds Largely Forgotten When Playoff Contenders Mentioned

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The Cincinnati Reds seem to be the forgotten team when talking about World Series contenders in 2013. This despite winning 97 games and their second National League Central division title in three years in 2012. They are hardly mentioned with […]