National League

Mike Schmidt's and Jerry Remy's Comments Are Disappointing to Fans and the League

Both men sparked controversy with their comments Tuesday

Though different words were used and in somewhat different contexts, two men with close ties to MLB made distasteful and arguably racist remarks yesterday about the culture that so often is a point of pride in baseball.

 

5 National League Storylines to Watch During Spring Training

Bryce Harper and the Washington Nationals are under a lot of pressure to not just get to the postseason, but to win a series in October
5 National League Storylines to Watch During Spring Training

Baseball is back. All 30 MLB teams are fully entrenched in spring training in Florida and Arizona, and members of every organization are representing their home countries in the World Baseball Classic all over the globe. With only a few weeks left until Opening Day, the 2017 season is beginning to take shape.

New York Mets: 2017 Preview, Predictions & Schedule

Examining the team's MLB season ahead.

New York Mets logoThe Mets, who have enjoyed back-to-back winning seasons for the first time in almost a decade, are now knee-deep into their World Series-chasing phase. This offseason, instead of waiting and hoping that Yoenis Cespedes would come back, general manager Sandy Alderson struck early and signed possibly the best free agent on the market and gave him a rich contract and a no-trade clause. 

NLCS Preview and Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs

Two of the NL's most historic franchises have seven games to settle the score, advance to Fall Classic
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NLCS Preview and Prediction: Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs

Both the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs had wild roads to get to the National League Championship Series.

 

NL Wild Card Game Preview and Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets

Two heavyweight aces take the mound tonight in Flushing in hopes of keeping October dreams alive
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NL Wild Card Game Preview and Prediction: San Francisco Giants vs. New York Mets

The bright lights of New York City tend to be the most glaring when one of the Big Apple’s two baseball teams is in the postseason.

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 MLB 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. With June arriving and the quarter mark of the season passing, here are a few narratives In the Senior Circuit to keep an eye on.

 

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 MLB 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. Many experts and analysts will make their picks on which teams will win the divisions or the wild cards as well as the major awards at the end of the season.

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 MLB 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.

 

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