In the division series, the teams with three good starters are the ones who stand the best chance to advance.
Rob Neyer offers a look at his projected standings, which have the Red Sox missing the playoffs in 2008.
Help end a World Series drought. If your team isn't playing postseason ball, just root for the longest-suffering squad still alive, writes Rob Neyer.
After ALCS Game 1, you have to like the Tigers in six games, or five. As for the NLCS, the Mets, at least on paper, are the obvious choice.
It's that time of year when the A's pick up their play and make their push for the playoffs. And Rob Neyer likes their chances.
While stars rule the headlines, lesser-known players have always stepped up in the clutch to help teams capture glory.
Even though the Indians missed the playoffs, they still managed to accomplish a lot this season.
Eight AL teams still have legitimate postseason hopes, but the White Sox are the favorites.
There's no shame in getting swept in the World Series. It's happened before, and it'll happen again.
Should quality of hitters faced count in the Cy Young race? Or postseason performances for Hall consideration?
Don't blame the A's formula for another early playoff exit. They just need to keep their heads in the game.
Just when did Joe Borowski and Tim Worrell develop that "closer's mentality"? Likely after they got the job.
Each Division Series could hinge on the performance of one player. If so, these four could be on the hot seat.
While it certainly helps for teams to play well in April, failure to do well in the season's first month hasn't spelled doom for all teams in recent years.