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  1. Ranking the teams: 12 through 7

    David Schoenfield

    It's Day 4 of our big team rankings package, where you get upset because I ranked your team too low. We're now in the territory of teams I'm projecting to make the playoffs (well, when you get to No. 10). • Team rankings: Nos. 18-13 » ...

    Blog | February 06, 2014
  2. Do you need stars to make the playoffs?

    David Schoenfield

    I suppose the instinctive answer to that headline would be, "Well, of course you do. Don't be an idiot." But is it that simple? And what defines a star player? And how many stars do you need? Writing the offseason report card on the Oakland A's...

    Blog | February 08, 2013
  3. Phils still project as playoff team ... maybe

    David Schoenfield

    My parents still love watching baseball, even Seattle Mariners baseball. I called them Monday evening to see if they watched Philip Humber's perfect game on Saturday and my dad said he watched a few innings, went out to the mow the lawn and came back...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  4. D-backs' depth will come into play

    David Schoenfield

    The Arizona Diamondbacks won 94 games a year ago despite having one of the weakest benches in the league. Their playoff roster included retread veterans Geoff Blum, Sean Burroughs and Lyle Overbay, weak-hitting infielder John McDonald, rookie outfiel...

    Blog | April 18, 2012
  5. You can go from losing record to playoffs

    David Schoenfield

    You still hear the same complaints: The rich teams win all the time; the NFL is more unpredictable; once a loser, always a loser; my team has no chance. Since 2006, 12 teams have made the playoffs that had a losing record the previous season. That...

    Blog | February 01, 2012
  6. Frantic finish: Brewers win thriller

    David Schoenfield

    Wait ... we still have two rounds of postseason baseball to go? The Arizona Diamondbacks and Milwaukee Brewers gave us a game to remember Friday, the first extra-inning, sudden-death game in the playoffs since Aaron Boone's home run won the 2003 A...

    Blog | October 07, 2011
  7. How are playoff rotations shaping up?

    David Schoenfield

    Some managers may be waiting to see who their first-round opponent will be (the No. 2 seeds in both leagues are still up for grabs), but here's my best guess on how the rotations will line up. Remember, the format is a little different this year, as ...

    Blog | September 28, 2011
  8. Frozen Moment: Rivera finally fails

    David Schoenfield

    Luis Gonzalez accomplished the unbelievable. He got the game-winning hit off super-closer Mariano Rivera.

    PackageStory | November 04, 2001