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Dodgers beat Giants

Dodgers Over Giants – Ace Taking Care of Business

Posted on 15 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

There aren’t any superlatives left to describe the kind of season Clayton Kershaw is having as the Los Angeles Dodgers followed up their incredible slug-fest with a more humble performance, beating the San Francisco Giants 4-2, opening a three game lead in the NL West. More

Tigers beat Royals

MLB Playoffs – Detroit Tigers Getting Closer to Kansas City Royals

Posted on 9 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

One of the more interesting races left in Major League Baseball and the playoffs is that for the top of the AL Central, as the Detroit Tigers got close to erasing the gulf between them and the Kansas City Royals, winning 9-5 to open the two team’s series with a solid start from Justin Verlander and a big hitting day for Torii Hunter. More

Yankees lose to Royals

Royals Over Yankees – Saying Goodbye to the Playoffs

Posted on 8 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

It’s going to take something beyond reason to happen for the New York Yankees to make the playoffs as they were once again shutout in a 2-0 loss to the Kansas City Royals, succumbing to a strong performance from Yordano Ventura and the bullpen, pretty much ruining what should have been a very special day for Derek Jeter. More

Yankees beat Royals

Yankees Over Royals – Playoffs Still Not Given Up On

Posted on 7 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

The numbers suggest the New York Yankees won’t be making the playoffs, but with hitting like they had in a 6-2 win over the Kansas City Royals which included an excellent day from Martin Prado and another solid start for Brandon McCarthy, maybe it’s wise to keep our eyes on them a little while longer. More

Ron Washington

Texas Rangers – Ron Washington Resigns for Personal Issues

Posted on 6 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

The most successful manager in the history of the Texas Rangers, Ron Washington, has stepped down from his role which he has held since 2007, citing a personal matter as the reason behind the decision, although it didn’t stop the speculation from whirling through the Internet and media. More

Royals beat Yankees

Royals Over Yankees – No Offense Means No Playoffs as Well

Posted on 6 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

The Yankees are at a stage where every loss could mean the end of their playoff hopes. That’s “perfect” in terms of timing for them to return to their offensive woes and get shutout by the Kansas City Royals and James Sheilds, pulling off a 1-0 win to solidify their place on top of the AL Central. More

Clayton Kershaw

Pitchers That Have Won the MVP

Posted on 5 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball, Featured

No one is talking about Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers winning the Cy Young award in the NL for a third time. It’s about the National League MVP. While it’s not longer very common to see pitchers winning the award, it’s not like it’s never happened before. More

Yankees beat Red Sox

Yankees Over Red Sox – Barely Alive in the Playoff Race

Posted on 5 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

The chase for a postseason spot by the New York Yankees continues, coming off their series against the Boston Red Sox with two consecutive wins, including a 5-4 victory to clinch it thanks to two ninth-inning home runs from Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley, countering the big hitting of David Ortiz earlier in the game. More

Yankees beat Red Sox

Yankees Over Red Sox – A Glimmer of Playoff Hope Remains

Posted on 4 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

Despite a solid win to open the series against their big rivals, the Boston Red Sox showed once again why they’re so bad this season, as the inconsistency in their starting pitching and hitting returned. The New York Yankees picked up a 5-1 win behind a home run and big hitting from Brian McCann, hoping that it’s once again the right step in the direction of somehow making the playoffs. More

Dodgers beat Nationals

Dodgers Over Nationals – The Series to Determine Who is the Best

Posted on 3 Sep, 2014, by in Baseball

Things aren’t over for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West, but their series against the Washington Nationals, now tied at 1-1 thanks to a 4-1 win with another MVP-like performance from Clayton Kershaw, can also determine who finishes with the best record in the National League. More