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ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 12: Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants breaks his bat in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Two of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 12, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Wild-Card Teams Dominating MLB Postseason

The Royals and Giants, both wild-card teams, could each make the World Series. The top MLB regular-season teams are out, again. Is this good for baseball?

10/13/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 05: Greg Holland #56 celebrates with Norichika Aoki #23 of the Kansas City Royals after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 in Game Three of the American League Division Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 5, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

6 Fantastic Sports Photos You Have To See

By Adam W. Bloom Perhaps one of the greatest side notes from sports is those fantastic moments of time that are captured in photography. Moments where you see athletes flying through the air in positions […]

10/10/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07: Santiago Casilla #46 and Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after the final out of their 3 to 2 win over the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Giants Eliminate Nationals With Three One-Run Wins

The San Francisco Giants advanced, beating the Washington Nationals in the NLDS in three close games. But are the upsets really a surprise?

10/09/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Adam Wainright #50 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates with teammates after the Cardinals defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 to win game 4 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Kershaw And Dodgers Can’t Get Past Cardinals Yet Again

The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year. They will face the Giants, who topped the Nationals.

10/08/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.

10/04/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 27: Starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick #38 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the first inning of the game against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on August 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Phillies Top Nationals 8-4 To Earn The Sweep

The Phillies continued their winning ways and beat the Nationals 8-4.

08/27/2014

Chase Utley #26 (L) of the Philadelphia Phillies stops in his tracks after being called out on a third strike by pitcher Stephen Strasburg #37 (R, in background) of the Washington Nationals in the first inning at Nationals Park on August 3, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Credit:  Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Phils Offense Lays Goose Egg Again In 4-0 Loss To Nats

The Phillies were shut out for the second straight day and haven’t scored in 21 innings.

08/03/2014

Pitcher A.J. Burnett #34 (3rd R) of the Philadelphia Phillies is restrained by umpires after he and Manager Ryne Sandberg #23 (L) were ejected following Burnett's reaction to giving up a 3-run home run against the Washington Nationals in the second inning at Nationals Park on August 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Credit:  Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Tempers Flare As Phils Routed By Nats 11-0

Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett and manager Ryne Sandberg were ejected in the 2nd inning Saturday.

08/02/2014

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Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today

By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]

07/31/2014

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

Grady Sizemore #24 of the Philadelphia Phillies fields a Anthony Rendon #6 of the Washington Nationals single in the first inning of the game at Citizens Bank Park on July 13, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Nationals Get 10-3 Victory Over Phillies

Jayson Werth homered and drove in four runs, and Tanner Roark pitched seven strong innings to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

07/13/2014

Shortstop Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies reacts after hitting a foul ball in the bottom of the first inning against the Washington Nationals on July 12, 2014 at Citizens Bank Park.  (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Phils Win Streak Snapped In 10-Inning, 5-3 Loss To Nats

The Phillies five-game winning streak came to an end Saturday night in extras against the Nationals.

07/12/2014

Grady Sizemore #24 of the Philadelphia Phillies congratulates teammate Jimmy Rollins #11 on a two-run home run in the third inning against the Washington Nationals at Citizens Bank Park on July 11, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Rollins’ HRs Lead Phillies Over Nationals, 6-2

Domonic Brown doubled and drove in two runs for Philadelphia, which matched its longest winning streak of the season. It has been a surprising run for the Phillies, who had lost 13 of 16 before a four-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Brewers in Milwaukee.

07/11/2014

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