A number of the Rockies' best players are off to awful starts, yet Colorado still has a big lead in the NL West. As Dave Cameron of FanGraphs explains, that could make for a boring race.
Dave Cameron of FanGraphs examines what the San Francisco Giants should do with prospect Brandon Belt. Given that they can push his arbitration back if he stays in the minors for three weeks, it makes sense for him to begin the season in Triple-A.
Giants manager Bruce Bochy's decision to replace Pat Burrell with Nate Schierholtz in the outfield paid immediate dividends.
Cody Ross has been the Giants' hitting star of the playoffs, but he hurt their chances in Game 5 with a costly baserunning gaffe.
Raul Ibanez's sixth-inning misplay cost the Philies a run and saddled Roy Halladay with a loss he didn't deserve.