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That ’70s Project: Oldies but goodies impact playoffs

Josh Willingham

Oldie but goodie Josh Willingham delivered a rally-starting single to help the Royals tie the A’s in the ninth on Tuesday. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images North America) At the beginning of the regular season, I conceived a plan to track the gradual disappearance of players born in the 1970s from the major leagues: That ’70s Project. I reasoned More...

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By Jed Rigney On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

MLB playoff preview: Who will win baseball’s Game of Thrones

Major League Baseball’s postseason is upon us! After a full season of competition, the twists and turns, the ups and downs, and the zigs and zigs, have given us the best teams in baseball and also the Kansas More...

Jose Altuve
By Steve Randel On Monday, September 29th, 2014

Should Jose Altuve be invited to the MVP party?

Jose Altuve’s season is worthy of MVP consideration. (Getty Images) If you think about it, there are probably a half dozen guys who arguably deserve to win the American League MVP crown. Simon says Mike Trout More...

Derek Jeter
By R. Lincoln Harris On Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Derek Jeter’s farewell was magic in the night

Derek Jeter delivered the fondest of farewells on Thursday night in the Bronx. (Getty Images) As I sit down to try putting the capstone of Derek Jeter‘s career into words, I am reminded of the words of Roald More...

By R. Lincoln Harris On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

For one night only, the #Cubs+1K Challenge is here

Step right up and place your bets in the #Cubs+1K challenge on Twitter. Who will push the Cubbies over the top? I like to do some prognosticating on this site. Sometimes I get it right because I know everything More...

MLB regular season
By R. Lincoln Harris On Monday, September 22nd, 2014

MLB regular season down to the final sprint

Logan Morrison and the Seattle Mariners need some divine inspiration to clinch a postseason berth. (Richard Mackson/USA TODAY Sports) I’ve heard the metaphor of the baseball season as a marathon many times More...

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