Clayton Kershaw

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on from the dugout in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Keidel: Clayton Kershaw’s Hollywood Ending Should Bother Everyone

There’s a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.

11/14/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: Adam Wainright #50 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates with teammates after the Cardinals defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 to win game 4 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Kershaw And Dodgers Can’t Get Past Cardinals Yet Again

The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year. They will face the Giants, who topped the Nationals.

10/08/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates hitting a solo homerun to lead off and take a 3-2 lead in the eighth inning of Game Two of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Source: Harry How/Getty Images)

Kemp’s Late HR Lifts Dodgers Over Cardinals, NLDS Tied At 1

Matt Kemp skipped down the first base line, watching his drive fly while calling out to the ball, trying to coax it to stay fair.

10/05/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.

10/04/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins rounds the bases after hitting a three run home run during the first inning of the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Marlins Park on August 17, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Stanton In 3-Way Race For NL MVP

When it comes to baseball’s MVP debate, sometimes the names change from year to year more than the arguments do.

09/29/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals beats the tag by Jeff Mathis #6 of the Miami Marlins in the third inning on a Stephen Strasburg #37 (not pictured) of the Washington Nationals bunt to score teams first run during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 27, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Strasburg Gets Ks Lead In NL, Nats Top Marlins 5-1

Strasburg took over the league lead in strikeouts and gave up only two hits through six scoreless innings in his final tuneup ahead of his first postseason, helping the NL East champion Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 on Saturday.

09/27/2014

Mike Trout (Photo Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

5 Faces Of Major League Baseball

Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.

08/11/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Scott Iskowitz)

Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today

By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]

07/31/2014

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