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NL WEST. Five teams, four elite players: The division is home to the league's best catcher, rightfielder, centerfielder and shortstop. One of them ...
For Real, So Deal
The Pirates are contending in July? Yes, you've heard this before. But unlike last season, a deadline trade makes lot of sense
Mad Dash To The Finish The A's and the Cubs are SI's picks to win the wild cards
1 when there were more contenders. In the National League, there was order and chaos. Two races were all but clinched: The Atlanta Braves ...
Twelve (contenders) doesn't go into five (postseason spots up for grabs), so which teams will make the cut?
The Reds, the NL Central favorites, don't have a major-league-caliber centerfielder—they're wish-casting Shin-Soo Choo into the role—and the ...
Dave Duncan Will Heal You
Three days in September offered a window into the powers of a pitching savior, who has turned St. Louis into the Lourdes of baseball, a sanctuary where dying arms and careers go to be revived
3 Milwaukee Brewers
(A slipshod defense, which led to 70 unearned runs, the fifth-highesttotal in the NL, didn't help either.) But this season the Brewers believe ...
Sammy's slammin' again, and Cubs fans are dancin' in the aisles as their team fights for the NL wild card
1 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
ENEMY LINES A rival scout sizes up the Giants The big key, obviously, is Buster Posey. Even so, Hector Sanchez, a catcher in their system, ...
The Record Breaker Baltimore's Jamal Lewis proved he's healthy again by smashing the single-game rushing mark
For the record, the guarantee made by Baltimore Ravens running back Jamal Lewis wasn't that outlandish. He was playfully trash-talking ...