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Royals vs. Orioles: Game 2 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 MLB Playoffs

For the second game in a row and fifth time in the 2014 playoffs, the Royals scored the go-ahead run in the final inning to win. The Royals grabbed a commanding 2-0 series lead over the Baltimore Orioles following a 6-4 victory on Saturday...Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: Key Players Who Must Step Up in NLCS

The San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are used to competing in the National League Championship Series, but the team that advances from here is the one that gets the biggest contributions from key players. Whichever squad advances to the World Series, it will be the fifth year in a row the NL representative will be one of these two teams. Show More Summary

Yordano Ventura Injury: Updates on Royals SP's Shoulder and Return

The Kansas City Royals might have to continue their postseason push without Yordano Ventura after the pitcher sustained a shoulder injury in his Game 2 start in the American League Championship Series. After giving up four runs in 5.2...Show More Summary

San Francisco Giants vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Live Score and NLCS Highlights

The NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals are looking for back-to-back World Series appearances when they host the San Francisco Giants for Game 1 of the 2014 National League Championship Series. Game 1 will feature a great pitching matchup, with Adam Wainwright on the mound for the Cardinals and Madison Bumgarner taking the ball for the Giants. Show More Summary

NLCS Game 1: Preview and Prediction for Giants vs. Cardinals

The National League Championship Series between the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals starts with a battle of aces. On the hill for the Giants is left-hander Madison Bumgarner. The 25-year old brings a playoff ERA of 2.96 into Game 1. Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: How Royals' Game 1 Win vs. Orioles Shakes Up ALCS

Entering the postseason, the Kansas City Royals were blazoned as a solid baseball team that didn't exactly have a good enough rotation or enough power at the plate to go deep into October. Well, after an 8-6 victory over the Baltimore...Show More Summary

Alex Rodriguez Reportedly May Play First Base for Yankees in 2015

Third baseman Alex Rodriguez is expected to make his return to the New York Yankees in 2015, but he may be spending some time on the opposite side of the diamond. According to Andrew Marchand of ESPNNewYork.com, A-Rod and Bronx Bombers...Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: Day 8 Schedule, Updated ALCS and NLCS Predictions

After Friday's opening course, Major League Baseball's League Championship Series dive into the main course with all four teams in action. The Kansas City Royals look to take control of the American League Series against Baltimore, while the St. Show More Summary

Kansas City Royals vs. Baltimore Orioles Game 2: Live Score and ALCS Highlights

Five games this postseason; five wins. And one Major League Baseball record. You could say confidence is high for the Kansas City Royals. On the strength of two 10th-inning home runs by Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas Friday night, they became the first team to win four extra-inning games in one postseason. Show More Summary

Athletes Who Were 'Just Joking'

Sometimes the things we say or the jokes we make are misunderstood or taken out of context. It’s why the expression “just joking” exists. Other times, we use the expression in a manipulative attempt to excuse our mistakes. In the world...Show More Summary

10 Crucial Stats That Project the 2014 ALCS, NLCS Winners

You can’t predict baseball, they say. Yet, when it comes to the postseason, that’s exactly what we attempt to do, using any relevant statistic, trend or storyline to contextualize individual performances and head-to-head matchups. After...Show More Summary

ALCS Schedule 2014: Royals vs. Orioles Game 2 TV Coverage and Predictions

After jumping out to a 1-0 series lead in the American League Championship Series over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday, the upstart Kansas City Royals will look to truly put the pressure on with another victory on Saturday. Doing so won't be easy against an offensive dynamo like the O's, especially in a ballpark tailored to the home run ball. Show More Summary

Kansas City Royals vs. Baltimore Orioles: Keys for Each Team to Win ALCS Game 2

The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles treated us to an epic Game 1 of the American League Championship Series on Friday night. An extra-inning affair saw the Royals take the series' first tilt and improve to 5-0 this postseason...Show More Summary

MLB Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated ALCS, NLCS Bracket, Day 8 Predictions

The MLB League Championship Series round got started in thrilling fashion. Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas ended up playing the role of hero for the Kansas City Royals in the 10th inning after the Baltimore Orioles had erased an early deficit. Baseball fans are in for quite a treat if that's a sign of things to come moving forward. Show More Summary

October 11, 2014: Boston Chapter Weighs in for the BBA’s Willie Mays Award.

The Willie Mays Award is awarded by the Baseball Bloggers Alliance (BBA) to the Best Rookie in each League; this year, the Boston Chapter has selected Jose Abreu, the Cuban phenom who played first base for the Chicago White Sox during the 2014 Campaign. A career.295 hitter in Cuba, Abreu holds the home run […]

NLCS Schedule 2014: Giants vs. Cardinals Game 1 TV Coverage and Predictions

The National League has actually lived up to its nickname during the 2014 MLB playoffs. The Senior Circuit features two teams—the San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals—who have dominated the NL since 2010. Since that year,...Show More Summary

Royals vs. Orioles: Game 2 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

After a Game 1 classic that went early into Saturday morning, the Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles will be back at it Saturday afternoon for Game 2 of the American League Championship Series at Camden Yards. In the franchise's...Show More Summary

MLB Playoffs 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Bracket Predictions for Day 8

You may have your eyes turned toward college football or even NASCAR on Saturday, but the main events on the sporting calendar are the two respective MLB league championship series. The Kansas City Royals and Baltimore Orioles take the diamond for Game 2 of the American League Championship Series, while the St. Show More Summary

Giants vs. Cardinals: Game 1 Time, TV Info, Live Stream and More

If you are a fan of teams that consistently draft, trade and develop well, the 2014 National League Championship Series is built for you. The San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals are no strangers to this moment, with the two teams representing the NL in the World Series every year since 2010. Show More Summary

Umpires for LCS Are Slightly Above Average in NL, Below Average in AL

The American League Championship Series gets underway later today and the National League Championship Series sets to debut tomorrow. All eyes have turned to the release of roster information for the four teams involved. As baseballShow More Summary

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