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  1. Detroit Tigers the World Series favorite - MLB

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron explains why the Detroit Tigers should be considered the World Series favorites. He points to the current talent assembled and a relatively easy schedule as major factors.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2014
  2. My problem with the 'clutch' argument

    Keith Law

    David Ortiz's game-tying home run on Sunday night in Game 2 of the ALCS spawned a discussion about whether he's a clutch hitter, something I don't believe exists, but many people inside and outside the industry do, pointing to Ortiz and Carlos Beltra...

    Blog | October 15, 2013
  3. Key matchups in the ALCS

    Buster Olney

    BOSTON -- David Ortiz hosted his Red Sox teammates for a barbecue at the two acres of his home here Thursday, a night away from the grind. Sort of. There are six televisions in the Ortiz home, and what filled the screen of each was the Detroit Tigers...

    Blog | October 12, 2013
  4. Scouting reports for ALCS between Detroit Tigers and Boston Red S...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron breaks down the ALCS matchup between the Tigers and Red Sox, noting that Shane Victorino could be the series' X factor.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2013
  5. Red Sox will see real Verlander

    Buster Olney

    The topic was Justin Verlander, and the two veteran hitters who had faced him this year spoke of the Cy Young winner in their dugout with great respect, but also with professional honesty. "He's not the same guy," said one of the players. The o...

    Blog | October 11, 2013
  6. What the New York Yankees must address this offseason - MLB

    Buster Olney

    As the ball settled into Prince Fielder's glove Thursday, the Yankees' offseason officially began. And, as Buster Olney writes, there are a number of crucial needs that must be addressed.

    Blog | Conversation | October 19, 2012
  7. The A-Rod conspiracy theories

    Buster Olney

    DETROIT -- The postseason is a fun time for conspiracy theories, especially when there are ALCS Game 4 rainouts to wade through, and there were many theories flying around at Comerica Park on Wednesday, like Bigfoot sightings. For example: 1. Yan...

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  8. Alex Rodriguez is surrounded by conspiracy, but reality is pretty...

    Buster Olney

    The conspiracy theories have been drifting around Alex Rodriguez, but the real reason for his absence in the lineup, and his future career with the Yankees, isn't that hard to figure out.

    Blog | Conversation | October 18, 2012
  9. Yankees must cling to slivers of hope against Tigers - MLB

    Buster Olney

    The Yankees have hit so poorly that they now find themselves in a 3-0 hole. But they can fall back on some slivers of hope. For one, they couldn't possibly hit any worse. And two, they've seen the impossible happen when it happened to them.

    Blog | Conversation | October 17, 2012
  10. Major League Baseball needs to fully embrace instant replay - MLB...

    Buster Olney

    After a crucial call was missed in Game 2 of the ALCS -- one that led to the ejection of Joe Girardi -- the Yankees manager called for more instant replay. As Buster Olney writes, it's time for MLB to take the necessary steps to embrace the technology.

    Blog | Conversation | October 15, 2012
  11. Most intriguing matchups in ALCS, NLCS

    Buster Olney

    The most intriguing matchups in the upcoming league championship series: 1. The Cardinals' immortality versus the Giants' immortality The Cardinals have been on the bad side of four match points in the last 13 months, and after Friday nig...

    Blog | October 13, 2012
  12. Breaking down most intriguing matchups of ALCS, NLCS - MLB

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney breaks down the most intriguing matchups of the ALCS and NLCS.

    Blog | Conversation | October 13, 2012
  13. Key players and matchups in the ALCS between the Detroit Tigers a...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron of FanGraphs breaks fown the key players and matchups in the ALCS between the Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2012
  14. Alex Rodriguez has a new role now with the New York Yankees - MLB...

    Buster Olney

    When Raul Ibanez pinch-hit for the Alex Rodriguez in Game 3 of the ALDS, it signified the start of something new. As Buster Olney writes, the pressure is off A-Rod as he begins a new role with the Yankees.

    Blog | Conversation | October 11, 2012
  15. Nelson Cruz has finally arrived

    Jim Bowden

    It's been a circuitous path to stardom for Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz. So many times he could have just given up or pouted because it was taking so long for him to make the major leagues. Last week he became the ALCS Most Valuable Player af...

    Blog | October 19, 2011
  16. MLB - Lance Berkman will be huge for the St. Louis Cardinals in t...

    Buster Olney

    With the World Series now set, Buster Olney previews the 10 biggest matchups between the St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers. Plus, Theo Epstein to the Cubs should be resolved soon, Frank McCourt may have settled his divorce, and other MLB notes.

    Blog | Conversation | October 17, 2011