Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw reacts after Atlanta Braves’ Elliot Johnson grounded out to end the top of the second inning of Game 4 in the National League baseball division series Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo: Danny Moloshok) LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Juan Uribe was unable to get a [...]
MLB – NLDS: Dodgers beat Braves 4-3 to win NLDS on Uribe homer / Wacha, Cardinals edge Pirates 2-1 to knot NLDS
Clayton Kershaw is all but certain to win his second NL Cy Young award in three seasons. SI (PhatzRadio / SI Wire) — The National League East champion Braves will open their Division Series against the NL West champion Dodgers in Atlanta on Thursday. The Braves won the season series 5-2, though all seven games [...]
With baseball taking a break for the Mid-summer Classic, it is time tohand out my midseason awards.
Most Valuable Fantasy Hitter: Andrew McCutchen
Most Valuable Fantasy Pitcher: R.A. Dickey
Most Valuable Rookie Fantasy Hitter: Mike Trout
Most Valuable Rookie Fantasy Pitcher: Yu Darvish
Biggest Surprise Fantasy Hitter: Edwin Encarnacion
Biggest Suprise Fantasy Pitcher: James McDonald
Most Disappointing Fantasy Hitter: Adrian Gonzalez
Most Disappointing Fantasy Pitcher: Tim Lincecum
All-Lester Fantasy Team
C: Carlos Ruiz
1B: Joey Votto
2B: Robinson Cano
3B: Miguel Cabrera
SS: Ian Desmond
OF: Andrew McCutchen
OF: Josh Hamilton
OF: Ryan Braun
DH: David Ortiz
SP: R.A. Dickey
SP: Justin Verlander
SP: Matt Cain
SP: Chris Sale
SP: Gio Gonzalez
RP: Craig Kimbrel
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- Have No Fiers, Pitching Help is Here
- Can Ichiro Turn It Around?
- Should You Add Joe Blanton?
- Bauer Outage
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ATLANTA — The San Francisco Giants have trailed for less than two full innings in the NLDS, and their starting pitchers have struck out 31 Atlanta Braves batters while giving up one earned run in 23 innings — a 0.39 ERA. And yet, were it not for Brooks Conrad’s miscues, the Braves might be going [...]