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Clayton Kershaw will need to boost his October pedigree to push the Dodgers past the Nationals in the NLDS.

MLB Division Series: Preview and Predictions

Okay, so I’m 2-for-2 picking rounds (although, really, just individual games) thus far. Now I try my hand at picking the ALDS and NLDS, four juicy matchups with plenty of compelling storylines and one guarantee:…




Andrew McCutchen drove in all three runs in the Pirates' much-needed, 3-2 win in 10 innings at Miller Park last night.

MLB Daily Blog: August 25, 2016

As usual, a scintillating night of baseball as the pennant races heat up in late August. A look at some of the big headlining stories from August 25: Cutch is clutch in Bucs’ house of…





Andrew Miller could be one of several players moved by the Yankees at the trade deadline. (Photo Credit: Adam Hunger/USA TODAY Sports)

It’s okay to be vulnerable, Yankees

It’s that awkward time of the year when some teams have to make brutally tough decisions on whether to buy or sell at the trade deadline. There will be no more grueling of a decision…



Orioles closer Zach Britton has been perfect in 27 save opportunities this year. (Photo credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

5 Storylines to Watch in MLB’s 2nd Half

Every MLB team has played more than 81 games, so technically the second half is underway. But post-All-Star break baseball is considered the second half because each team has had a few days to nurture…