Justin Verlander can build on legacy as Astros,

HOUSTON -- If there is a blemish on the stellar resume of Houston Astros right-hander Justin Verlander, it is this: In seven career World Series starts with two franchises, Verlander is 0-6 with a 5.68 ERA. That mark seems incongruous with everything Verlander has accomplished. He is a surefire Hall...

David Stearns steps down as Brewers’ president of baseball ops

“This is not an easy decision for me and is something I have been wrestling with for a long time,” Stearns said in a prepared statement. “ Mark Attanasio and I have had an open dialogue and we both knew this day could eventually...

The key names to know in the 2022 World Series

The biggest event on baseball's calendar--the World Series-- will begin on Friday night,...

World Series storylines: From Phils’ mentality to

Baseball loves its numbers, yet none of the sport's squadron of calculators and array...

Angels Stadium Seating Chart

Angels Stadium Seating Chart details you should know before buying a ticket. Angel Stadium...

Assessing the Chicago White Sox’s offseason outlook

Aside from a new manager, the White Sox don’t seem destined for a major...

Guardians have some tough middle infield decisions to make

Two months ago, I wrote about Andres Gimenez’s 2022 breakout and how it was a...

Mariners could be in position to deal from

Going into next year, the Mariners have considerable depth in their rotation. Luis Castillo...

Assessing the Milwaukee Brewers’ offseason outlook

The Brewers have often been competitive without being big spenders. They fell off that fine line in 2022, trading away their closer and stumbling...

The Yankees offense has been solved by Astros’

In the regular season, the Yankees were one of the best offenses in the...

White Sox appear likely to move on from Jose Abreu

For the past nine seasons, Jose Abreu has been a White Sox mainstay, serving as...

World Series Houston Astros vs. Philadelphia

The Phillies are red-hot, but the Astros are even hotter. Houston has yet to...

Offseason outlook for the Los Angeles Angels

Despite the continued excellence of Shohei Ohtani and Mike Trout, the Angels had another...

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Previewing the 2022-23 free agent class: Designated hitter

Obviously, any hitter is capable of serving as a DH. Many of the players...

One trade candidate for each MLB team

The hot stove is expected to be fuming heading into the 2022-2023 MLB offseason....

How the Phillies built their NL Championship team

After reaching the postseason in 2011, the Phillies didn’t even post a winning record...

Report: Rangers expected to pursue LHP Carlos

The Rangers will be looking to add some pitching this offseason and evidently isn’t...

Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees ALCS Game 3

Cole went 2-0 with a 2.03 ERA in winning Games 1 and 4 against...

Astros expected to ask Dusty Baker back for 2023

Dusty Baker’s contract is up whenever the Astros conclude their playoff run, marking the...

Offseason outlook: Baltimore Orioles | Yardbarker

After a deep rebuild that featured last-place finishes in each of the past four...

Framber Valdez, Astros shut down Yanks for 2-0

HOUSTON -- Framber Valdez overcame his defensive miscue and twirled seven strong innings, Alex...

Offseason outlook: Miami Marlins | Yardbarker

It’s never a good sign when one offseason’s big need is still the biggest...

The greatest postseason players in MLB history

There are countless memorable plays, pitches, and at-bats in baseball postseason history. However, there...

The greatest barrier-breaking African-American moments in MLB history

The plight of the African-American experience in America has been tightly intertwined with and...

The greatest postseason moment for every MLB team

Every fall brings the chance of a magical moment that will be forever associated...

The best-hitting MLB pitchers of all time

Most insiders think that the DH is here to stay in the National League,...

Offseason outlook: St. Louis Cardinals

In conjunction with this post, Anthony Franco will hold a Cardinals-centric chat on 10-20-22...

Dipoto: Mariners to pursue shortstops willing to

There is plenty of cause for optimism in Seattle. The Mariners finished with a...

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New York Yankees vs. Houston Astros prediction, pick, odds: Who takes the ALCS?

But enough of that, let's get down to business. Who are we taking to win the AL Pennant? We're going with the Astros. And to be honest, it's not really that tough of a decision.New York may have the AL MVP in Aaron Judge...

Angels’ GM Perry Minasian on Ohtani, rotation, coaching staff

The Angels have already gotten a head start on some notable offseason business, both...

MLB Odds: Athletics vs. Angels prediction, odds and pick – 9/27/2022

Who’s ready for some west coast action? The Oakland Athletics will travel to Anaheim...

A look at the Angels’ promising young lefties

For years, there have been commonly cited (and generally deserved/accurate) narratives surrounding the Angels:...

MLB roundup: Mike Trout homers in 7th straight game

Mike Trout homered in his seventh consecutive game, but it wasn't enough for the...

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Mariners’ Winker, Munoz undergo surgeries

The Mariners season came to an end last week, as Seattle’s first playoff berth...

Yankees V Astros Game 1 ALCS: Pitching matchup,

The New York Yankees are gearing up to face off against the Houston Astros...

Justin Verlander opens ALCS as Astros meet Yankees

HOUSTON -- Following the Astros' Game 1 victory over the Seattle Mariners in the...

Mariners shift attention to offseason after

After 18 tense innings, the Seattle Mariners finally fell to the Houston Astros Saturday...

Offseason outlook: Washington Nationals |

The Nationals’ 107 losses in 2022 tied for the second-highest loss total in the franchise’s 54-year history in Washington and Montreal. While the club hopes for some improvement next year, it may still be a relatively quiet offseason as the Nats continue their rebuilding...

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Previewing the 2022-23 free agent class: Center field

MLBTR continues to go around the diamond to check in on the upcoming free-agent...

Pitching rotation is biggest offseason question mark for Orioles

The Orioles enter the offseason fresh off their first winning season since 2016. Baltimore’s...

Twins face important third base decision in offseason

The Twins were one of baseball’s most aggressive teams last spring, and they’re in...

Offseason outlook: Chicago Cubs | Yardbarker

The time has come for the Cubs to add significant talent, but are they...

Dodgers head into offseason with questions about Clayton Kershaw, Cody Bellinger

Despite winning a league-leading 111 games, the Dodgers will find themselves watching the World...

Assessing the Boston Red Sox’s outlook heading into the offseason

The Red Sox are trying to bounce back from a last-place finish in the...

Offseason outlook: Cincinnati Reds | Yardbarker

The Reds' efforts to slice payroll while remaining at least on the periphery of...

Carlos Correa signals intent to opt out of Twins deal

From the moment Carlos Correa signed a short-term, opt-out-laden deal with the Twins back...

Luis Castillo tries to even ALDS for Mariners vs.

The Seattle Mariners' trade deadline acquisition of right-hander Luis Castillo was executed with moments...