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  1. Cardinals again shock Kershaw, Dodgers

    David Schoenfield

    Baseball is a wonderful game. Unless you're a Dodgers fan. Sorry, Dodgers fans. The unexpected happened again as the Cardinals head to the National League Championship Series after a dramatic 3-2 win over Clayton Kershaw. Five moments: 1. MATT ADA...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  2. Do the Cardinals own Clayton Kershaw?

    David Schoenfield

    That's the question Russell Carleton of Baseball Prospectus asked in this analysis. From 2011 to 2014, including the postseason, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw is 3-7 with a 4.83 ERA against the St. Louis Cardinals and 70-22 with a 1.99 ...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  3. Mattingly sits Puig: Twitter reaction

    David Schoenfield

    Yasiel Puig has been benched for Game 4 in favor of Andre Ethier. Puig is a better player than Ethier; he was better at the plate, and he's better in center field. But he also struck out seven times in a row before his sixth-inning triple in Game 3, ...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  4. Redemption for Wong, not for Dodgers pen

    David Schoenfield

    That was fun.Hyun-Jin Ryu was excellent, John Lackey was excellent, the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen was not and Trevor Rosenthal survived a shaky ninth as the St. Louis Cardinals won 3-1 to take the series lead. Five big moments: 1. Kolten Wong, ...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  5. Poll: Right move to start Kershaw?

    David Schoenfield

    Remember, for a long time, short rest meant starting on two days of rest, not three -- think of Sandy Koufax in Game 7 of the 1965 World Series spinning a three-hit shutout or Mickey Lolich in Game 7 in 1968 beating Bob Gibson. So it's not as if t...

    Blog | October 06, 2014
  6. That happened: Eight runs off Kershaw

    David Schoenfield

    It's easy to forget now that Clayton Kershaw retired 16 batters in a row, between a Randal Grichuk home run in the first inning and Matt Carpenter's home run in the sixth. That for 16 batters, he looked like Clayton Kershaw, best pitcher on the plane...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  7. Brawl: The love/hate relationship with Puig

    David Schoenfield

    Adam Wainwright wasn't trying to hit Yasiel Puig in the third inning, at least I don't think so. Puig was the first hitter in the inning in a 1-0 game. There's too much at stake to give away a baserunner in that situation when you're trying to beat C...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  8. Will fatal flaws haunt NL teams?

    David Schoenfield

    On Thursday, we looked at the fatal flaws of the four American League playoff teams. Now let's check out the National League teams and how these issues may end their postseason runs. Washington Nationals: Bullpen It's more difficult to find a fla...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  9. Dodgers' offense looking title-worthy

    David Schoenfield

    There is no secret sauce to winning in the postseason, but I'd say Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke and an offense that is starting to click on all cylinders could be a pretty effective formula. The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched their second consecuti...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  10. Five things we learned Wednesday

    David Schoenfield

    It was a night of missed opportunities. The Cardinals lost but the Pirates couldn't take advantage. The Royals led the Indians but couldn't hold on and dropped further behind the Tigers. The A's and Royals lost. Taijuan Walker finally gave the Marine...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  11. Five things we learned Tuesday

    David Schoenfield

    The main thing we learned was clarity: With Kansas City winning and Seattle losing, we basically know the 10 playoff teams now, barring some sort of miracle as the Royals (and Athletics) are three up on the Mariners with five games remaining. The Dod...

    Blog | September 24, 2014
  12. Five things we learned Sunday

    David Schoenfield

    We're starting to see a little clarity. I think. Check the standings, playoff odds and remaining schedule at the Hunt for October page. 1. The A's with their biggest win of the season. Of course, they needed their biggest win after weeks of big...

    Blog | September 21, 2014
  13. Vance Worley member of All-Surprise Team

    David Schoenfield

    Teams make the playoffs with expected production from their stars, with young players who improve, maybe a couple rookies who step up. But on almost every playoff team, you can find a guy who came out of nowhere to offer a major contribution. Vanc...

    Blog | September 21, 2014
  14. Five things we learned Wednesday

    David Schoenfield

    Check out the latest standings, playoff odds and upcoming schedules at the world-famous Hunt for October page. 1. This is how Mariners fans feel right now. Mariners rookie James Paxton was filthy, matching zeroes with Angels left-hander C.J. W...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  15. Who may pitch the wild-card games?

    David Schoenfield

    We're getting close enough to the end of the season to start speculating on who could pitch in the wild-card games. Teams won't necessarily have the luxury of lining up their best pitcher -- two years ago, for example, the Orioles went with Joe Saund...

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  16. MLB - Top 20 pitcher seasons of past 50 years

    David Schoenfield

    Pedro Martinez owns the top two spots on the list, but where does Clayton Kershaw's season rank?

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2014