For the third time in five years, the National League Championship Series will feature the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals. Both teams moved on after one-run, Game Four victories. The National League's best two regular seasons teams - the Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers - are heading home after disappointing post-season runs.
October 7, 2014
By now, most baseball fans are familiar with the incredible comeback story involving Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton. Down in the Florida State League, another former top prospect is battling similar demons. While Florida Marlins' farmhand Jeff Allison is a long way from the majors, he has put the drug addiction that derailed his pitching career behind him.
July 18, 2008
Prompted by a few questions on the subject, I decided to do my own version of the AL East player debates. Solely focusing on the three best teams—record-wise at the midway point—in the American League East, here are my picks for the top players at each position among the Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays.
June 30, 2008