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  1. Felix Hernandez's chance of winning 300 games crushed by playing ...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski writes that Felix Hernandez has the characteristics of a 300-game winner, but his chances of reaching the milestone have been crushed by virtue of playing for the Mariners.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2014
  2. Top 10 lineups in MLB history

    Buster Olney

    Today, we rank the 10 best lineups in history -- and this has nothing to do with defense or pitching or nicknames. It's all about pure offensive dominance. 1. 1931 New York Yankees The 1927 Yankees have the best nickname in history,...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  3. Top 10 lineups in baseball history - MLB

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney ranks the top 10 lineups in history, starting with a Yankees lineup from more than 80 years ago. (Though it's not the one that you think.)

    Blog | Conversation | January 24, 2013
  4. Matt Cain threw perfect game and, surprise, Brian Runge was there...

    Buster Olney

    Umpire Brian Runge worked third base for Matt Cain's perfect game, and it's almost becoming comical now -- Runge has worked three no-hitters this season. As Buster Olney writes, his team has earned a new nickname.

    Blog | Conversation | June 14, 2012
  5. MLB: Seattle loves King Felix, but Michael Pineda may get his own...

    Buster Olney

    Seattle hasn't seen a young pitcher dominate so early in his career in, well -- it really has been just a few years. It was Felix Hernandez, and now it's Michael Pineda, who is developing for the M's far faster than many realized.

    Blog | Conversation | April 29, 2011
  6. MLB - Why the Kansas City Royals need to trade Joakim Soria

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron analyzes why the Kansas City Royals, after already trading away Zack Greinke, should trade away their star closer, Joakim Soria, right now.

    Story | Conversation | December 24, 2010
  7. Outtakes with Kenny Mayne and Ivan Rodriguez- MLB

    Kenny Mayne

    Kenny Mayne probes MLB catcher Ivan Rodriguez about Stephen Strasbug, his nickname and the position of catching.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2010
  8. Grey's Clipboard: King Felix finally looking for real

    Jason Grey

    Jason Grey says the stats may not say it, but Felix Hernandez looks like he's finally for real.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2008
  9. Closer report

    Look who blew saves last night. There was Billy Wagner with his third mishap of the young season, costing Pedro Martinez a win and causing the New York media to compare him to Braden Looper. There was Eddie Guardado, whose nickname Everyday Eddie tr...

    Blog | Conversation | May 04, 2006
  10. Immortality rests in the eye of the beholder

    Gary Gillette

    How does Derek Jeter stack up against the best shortstops in history? Immortality rests in the eye of the beholder.

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2006
  11. No time for Gillick to 'Stand Pat'

    Jerry Crasnick

    The Phillies face some tough offseason decisions, and there are few GMs better than Pat Gillick to handle them.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2005