Steve Muench looks at the depth in the 2013 inside linebacker class beyond the big names atop the rankings.
Jason Grey examines emerging slugger Brennan Boesch using scouting reports and Inside Edge data.
The spotlight will be on a pair of veteran pitchers, the Phillies' Pedro Martinez and the Yankees' Andy Pettitte, in Wednesday's Game 6.
A.J. Burnett will be trying to get ahead early in counts against the Phillies in Game 5 of the World Series.
Phillies starter Joe Blanton will use both sides of plate against the New York Yankees in Game 4 of the World Series.
Cole Hamels must improve the command of his fastball when he faces the Yankees in Game 3 of the World Series.
Pedro Martinez faces his old rivals, the Yankees, in Game 2 of the World Series, and it's his off-speed pitches that might be most important to his success.
Cliff Lee needs to work inside against Alex Rodriguez in Game 1 of the World Series.
Keith Law checks in with a scout's eye on the 2009 World Series, offering five keys for the Phillies, five for the Yankees and an ultimate series prediction. Plus notes from Inside Edge, Baseball Prospectus and ESPN Stats & Information.
Nick Swisher enters Game 6 of the ALCS hitting just .181 in the postseason.
John Lackey is likely to have more success agiainst the Yankees in Game 5 of the ALCS if he keeps the ball down in the zone.
The two closers in the National League Championship Series, Jonathan Broxton and Brad Lidge, are heading in different directions this October.
The Angels will need their 6-7-8 hitters to come up big against Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia in Game 4 of the ALCS.
The trio of Manny Ramirez, Andre Ethier and James Loney present the biggest challenge for Phillies starter Joe Blanton in Game 4 of the NLCS.
Hiroki Kuroda will need to mix up his pitches in order to hold down the powerful 3-4-5 hitters in the Phillies' lineup in Game 3 of the NLCS on Sunday.
The Angels have been extremely patient at the plate this season, which could pose a problem for Yankees starter A.J. Burnett in Game 2 on Saturday.