The Dodgers were stunned by the Phillies' late-inning comeback in Game 4, but trailing 3-1 in the best-of-seven NLCS, L.A. has no choice but to find a way to put that loss behind them in a hurry.
Rafael Furcal was the Dodgers' MVP until he got hurt. Now, 4½ months later, he's back on top ... in the lineup and in the clubhouse.
The Rockies and D-backs could follow in the footsteps of a few teams in the past who had success with young players up and down their rosters.
Rockies closer Manny Corpas blew the save in Game 2, but he recovered in time to earn the all-important victory in extra innings.
Eric Neel puts each NL wild card hopeful "in a box" to help you pick a playoff team to cheer for.
With the Cardinals needing a strong performance from Jeff Weaver, he pitched like the staff ace.
Eric Neel has eight good reasons why the Cardinals must lose the NL Central. It's the best thing for all of us.
Everyone agrees Andruw Jones is having one heck of a season. But should he be the MVP?
Barry and Burl? Bags and Biggio? The jinxed Cubs? You gotta pick a team to root for in NL wild-card chase.
Sure, Adrian Beltre and Scott Rolen are having monster seasons, but there's only one MVP and his name is Barry.
There are All-Stars and future Famers in MLB, but only a few monsters like Pujols.
What's in a number? Plenty if you're gunning to be on Eric Neel's roster.
With baseball's division races all bunched up, Eric Neel sorts through the contenders, pretenders and a nickname for Vladimir Guerrero.
Page 2's Eric Neel has some doubts about his beloved Dodgers -- but he's going to enjoy the good stuff while he can.
It's a confluece of greatness this season: Sosa, Palmeiro, McGriff and Griffey can all reach 500 home runs. But they got there in uniques ways.
Page 2's Eric Neel keeps score of the mojo at play between the Angels and Athletics.