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Each MLB team’s top performer this season
August 17th, 2017 at 1:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** Every baseball team needs a star â?? someone who can pace the team either offensively or defensively â?? or perhaps both. On the pitching side, a star can be the ace of a staff or the stopper in the bullpen. Here's a list of each MLB team's top performer so...

Yankees owner: Missing playoffs would be a ‘failure’
August 16th, 2017 at 10:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mar 18, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; A view of the field and the New York Yankees logo before the game between the Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles at George M. Steinbrenner Field.  Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports The Steinbrenner family isn't exactly known mincing words. New York Yankees owner Hal...

Making sense of the jumbled AL wild card race
August 16th, 2017 at 1:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The mediocrity that is the American League wild card race plows ever forward. People might try to sell you on the idea that the reason the chase for the AL's two wild card berths is so close is because of parity; that's a lot closer to being false than being...

Why the struggling New York Yankees will make the playoffs
August 14th, 2017 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees have not played well over the past two weeks. They went 12-6 in their first 18 games after the All-Star break, but have won only 4 out of 12 games since then. They are just six games above .500 and are 5 1/2 games behind...

Biggest bargain for all 30 MLB teams
August 10th, 2017 at 2:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** There's nothing more valuable for a Major League Baseball team than a good bargain. A quality player who can deliver the goods for less than the market value would dictate frees up payroll to spend elsewhere and build a better team. Every team has at least one bargain, be it...