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  1. Why the NBA should eliminate its divisional format - NBA

    Bradford Doolittle

    Bradford Doolittle writes that given the NBA's current two-conference, six-division format that often produces skewed playoff seedings -- as well as a lack of divisional rivalries -- it's time for the league to change its structure.

    Story | Conversation | December 24, 2013
  2. Scouting reports for NLDS between Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles ...

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello of FanGraphs gives a complete scouting report on the Dodgers-Braves NLDS.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2013
  3. Athletics-Mariners Preview

    Athletics-Mariners Preview

    Preview | September 28, 2013
  4. Cincinnati Reds' Johnny Cueto still uncertain for potential NLDS ...

    The Reds aren't sure whether Johnny Cueto would be available to pitch if their playoff series against the Giants goes to a Game 4.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  5. Cardinals-Astros Preview

    Cardinals-Astros Preview

    Preview | September 25, 2012
  6. Five GMs who helped their teams win now

    Jim Bowden

    An active offseason that witnessed some of baseball's best players changing teams clearly would buoy some and sink others. For the following five teams, their offseason moves could vault them into bona fide postseason contention and divisional releva...

    Blog | January 03, 2012
  7. The advantages of postseason expansion - MLB

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that adding a one-game playoff to the postseason could benefit the game in a number of ways, especially because it will give added weight to each of the divisional races.

    Blog | Conversation | November 18, 2011
  8. MLB - Simulations say Texas Rangers have edge over St. Louis Card...

    Dan Szymborski

    After simulating this year's World Series 100 times, the Texas Rangers have the edge over the St. Louis Cardinals...barely.

    Story | Conversation | October 19, 2011
  9. C.J. Wilson tabbed as Game 1 playoff starter

    Randy Jennings

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- No matter the playoff opponent in the American League Divisional Series, the Rangers will go with C.J. Wilson in Game 1. With one start remaining in the regular season Monday, the 30-year-old left-hander is 16-7 with a 2.97 ERA...

    Blog | September 24, 2011
  10. Texas Rangers' C.J. Wilson to start ALDS Game 1; rest of rotation...

    Randy Jennings

    No matter the playoff opponent in the American League Divisional Series, the Texas Rangers will go with C.J. Wilson in Game 1.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2011
  11. MLB - Philadelphia Phillies-Milwaukee Brewers series has postseas...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that the Phillies-Brewers series beginning Thursday has postseason implications, as Milwaukee will look to position itself so that it doesn't have to face Philadelphia in the divisional round.

    Blog | Conversation | September 08, 2011
  12. MLB: Examining the Baltimore Orioles' pitching problems

    Buster Olney

    With a pitching coach now out the door, Buster takes a look at the situation in Baltimore, and the precipitous drop in velocity for young pitcher Brian Matusz.

    Blog | Conversation | June 15, 2011
  13. MLB: Within the current setup, the best teams simply aren't alway...

    Buster Olney

    The current divisional setup in Major League Baseball can mean teams that aren't worthy of playoff spots get in. It wouldn't be that hard to fix.

    Blog | Conversation | June 14, 2011
  14. MLB predictions: divisions and awards

    I filed divisional and playoff predictions Friday that will appear in our overall MLB preview package, but for the past few years I've drilled down a little further and eyeballed some won-lost records for all 30 teams while also explaining my lo...

    Blog | March 29, 2011
  15. MLB: Boston in AL East? Halladay or Johnson for NL Cy? Keith Law ...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law takes his annual shot at picking all division records and player awards. There are definitely some surprises, including a non-pick of Roy Halladay for the Cy Young Award -- a rarity this time of year.

    Blog | Conversation | March 29, 2011
  16. MLB Standings

    The latest MLB standings, including divisional, league, and Wild Card....