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MLB in June: What To Watch in the National League

The Cubs are off to one of the hottest starts in league history. Can they keep it up?
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MLB in June: What To Watch in the National League

The 2016 season is still young, but the storylines keep churning from the diamond. The National League is filled with plenty of early drama that will surely continue into the dog days of summer.

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Outrageous American League Predictions for the 2016 MLB Season

Salvador Perez and the defending World Series champion Royals may not even be the class of the AL Central this season
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Outrageous American League Predictions for the 2016 MLB Season

On Opening Day today every team in has the same record and the same chance to win it all. There are favorites and dark horses, but ultimately nothing will be decided for six months.

Outrageous National League Predictions for the 2016 MLB Season

In a game where anything can happen, expect the unexpected
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Outrageous National League Predictions for the 2016 MLB Season

Baseball is a funny game. A game with no time restriction, built on nuance, and forever romanticized. One of the best quirks about baseball is that anything can happen over the course of nine innings.

 

National League Spring Training Storylines

The Senior Circuit is loaded with teams poised for October runs
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National League Spring Training Storylines

The balance of power in has shifted in the National League. St. Louis and Pittsburgh are no longer the favorites in the Central, Washington is trying to find an identity in the East, and Arizona is tired of sitting at the bottom of the West.

 

World Series Game 5 Preview & Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs. New York Mets

Bullpen mismanagement, errors, put Mets on brink of elimination
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World Series Game 5 Preview & Prediction: Kansas City Royals vs. New York Mets

World Series Preview, PredictionA healthy portion of the sporting world had probably never heard of Daniel Murphy before his improbable October run. He isn't a household name even in baseball circles.

NLCS Preview and Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs. New York Mets

Two surprising teams, two famous franchises hope to exorcise demons in road to World Series
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NLCS Preview and Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs. New York Mets

Forget about the Cubs' 7-0 record against the Mets this season. It doesn’t matter anymore. The Cubs and Mets haven’t faced one another since the July trade deadline, in which the Mets made the move for bomb-hitting, bat-flipping Yoenis Cespedes, who has turned into a superstar since coming to Queens.

NLDS Preview and Prediction: New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Runs will be at a premium with two fantastic pitching rotations battling it out
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NLDS Preview and Prediction: New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers fans nor New York Mets fans want to think about the implications of either of their teams losing in the National League Division Series. That statement seems rather obvious, doesn’t it? But there is more to that shallow declaration than meets the reader’s eye. 

 

NLDS Preview and Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Historic NL Central rivals meet for the first time ever in the postseason
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NLDS Preview and Prediction: Chicago Cubs vs. St. Louis Cardinals

No matter what Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon says, not even an episode of “The Sopranos” can match the drama that is preparing to unfold in the upcoming National League Division Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and his Cubs.

 

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