CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

1029 results for "playoff"

Page of 64
  1. Five things we learned Saturday

    Tommy Rancel

    Check out the latest standings, playoff odds and upcoming schedules at our Hunt for October page. 1. Tigers win appeal, beat Royals. Larry Vanover, Tyler Collins and Raul Ibanez. That unlikely trio served as the three key principles in a contest t...

    Blog | September 21, 2014
  2. Start/sit advice, two-start pitchers, rankings for Week 25 of the...

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft breaks down Week 25 of the 2014 fantasy baseball season, spanning Sept. 22-28.

    Story | Conversation | September 19, 2014
  3. David Price hasn't delivered for Tigers

    David Schoenfield

    In some fashion, when Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski traded for David Price, he was making a bold statement: This is the year. Playoffs in 2011, World Series in 2012, one Joaquin Benoit pitch from maybe going back to the World Series ...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  4. Twins topple Tigers to tighten Central race

    Santana's 3 hits lead Twins past Tigers 8-4

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | September 17, 2014
  5. Fantasy value of Orioles, Nationals players

    Eric Karabell

    Congrats to the first two teams to secure MLB playoff berths, as the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals, their stadiums separated by less than hour of drive time, won their respective East divisions Tuesday night. The Orioles received five pa...

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  6. Orioles relish the moment after clinching

    Jerry Crasnick

    BALTIMORE -- Ten Major League Baseball teams will clinch postseason berths in the final two weeks of the regular season, and the celebrations will run the gamut from garden-variety joyous to 1962 Faber College Delta House-caliber euphoric. The St....

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  7. Series preview: White Sox at Royals

    Doug Padilla

    The Chicago White Sox have nobody to blame but themselves for their dashed playoff hopes, but they can still make a mark on other playoff chases. The final road trip of the season, which starts Monday night, includes games against the Kansas City ...

    Blog | September 15, 2014
  8. Ten questions for the stretch run

    David Schoenfield

    Two weeks to go. Two weeks of gut-wrenching, sweat-inducing, pacing-in-front-of-the-TV baseball if you're a Kansas City Royals fan, hoping to see your team make the playoffs for the first time since 1985. Two weeks of wondering when Robinson Cano ...

    Blog | September 14, 2014
  9. Five things we learned Saturday

    Jason Wojciechowski

    Saturday night's early action featured five games with playoff implications, though four of them involved a playoff team battling a spoiler. Mets fans may feel slighted, but at first pitch, they were 6 1/2 games back of the second NL wild-card spot a...

    Blog | September 14, 2014
  10. The biggest defensive liabilities on top contenders -- MLB

    Scott Spratt

    Scott Spratt of Baseball Info Solutions takes a look at the biggest defensive liabilities on potential playoff teams. He leads with second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera, who has cost the Nationals 11 runs since Aug. 1.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2014
  11. Players who outperformed or underperformed their preseason ZiPS p...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski lays out the five players who most outperformed their preseason projections (like Victor Martinez), and the five who most underperformed (like Chris Davis).

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2014
  12. Possible pennant race X factors

    Jim Bowden

    It's coming down to the wire, and every game counts in the pennant race. With several teams still clinging to postseason hopes, even the slightest developments -- an injury, a surprise performance, an emerging rookie -- can make the difference. These...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  13. Forensic evidence of the death of offense

    Buster Olney

    My favored theory about the decline in offense is drawn, to some degree, from what we've seen in recent years in the postseason, when scouting and specialized in-game decisions are routinely taken to the next level. Night after night in last year'...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  14. Rays not rushing Jennings?

    AJ Mass

    Realistically, sitting 9 1/2 games behind the Detroit Tigers for the final wildcard spot, the Tampa Bay Rays are just about out of the playoff race for 2014. As a result, there's a definite lack of urgency to rush players who may be nursing injuries ...

    Blog | September 04, 2014
  15. ESPN Forecast: American League postseason predictions

    Our ESPN Forecast panel votes for which teams will win make the postseason and advance in the playoffs in the American League.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2014
  16. Updated team win-loss projections, playoff odds and World Series ...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski updates his MLB win-loss projections, playoff odds and World Series odds, using the ZiPS formula, which shows that the true playoff contenders have emerged, but there are still no clear World Series favorites.

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2014