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Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Preview—Dodgers vs. Brewers

Image credit: USA Today Sports There’s a question that pervades every aspect of the series that will decide the National League pennant, from the surface-level records you’ll see on every box score to the little bits of narrative you’ll here uttered on the television broadcast. What’s the difference between the …

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NL Notes: Kershaw, Nats, Harper, Reds, Girardi

The Dodgers clinched a playoff berth with a win over the Giants on Saturday, but Los Angeles still isn’t a lock to participate in a postseason series. Entering play on Sunday, the Dodgers and Rockies were tied atop the NL West. In the event Colorado wins the division, which may …

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West Notes: Kershaw, Pressly, Diamondbacks

By Kyle Downing | September 22, 2018 at 4:47pm CDT “There is no finality in Clayton Kershaw’s future. There is uncertainty,” Bill Shaikin writes in an article for the LA Times. While he’s hardly the first to think along those lines as the future Hall of Famer approaches a decision …

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2018 Opt-Out & Player Option Decisions

With Major League teams increasingly adding opt-out provisions to free-agent contracts as a means of incentivizing players to sign, there are now a handful of those decisions that impact the free-agent market every offseason. With nearly 90 percent of the season already in the books, many of the opt-out decisions/player …

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