The Cubs catch a slight break, but not much of one.
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The playoffs are in full swing, and the Diamondbacks are moving on.
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Otani may have made his final Japanese start last night, and it was a gem.
The Nationals NLDS rotation remains unannounced, but it sounds likely that Scherzer will pitch in Chicago.
That would remove the possibility that he could start twice in the series.
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Derek Jeter has plans for the Marlins, but I’m not sure I understand what they are.
This thing could blow up wider than just the Braves. Though it seems like the Braves are especially in trouble.
Some Serious Drama Going Down in Braves Front Office, with Resignations and MLB Investigation (UPDATE)
It could be related to international free agency shenanigans.
It’s not the coup it would be for nearly any other team, but with all due respect, Stephen Strasburg is not Max Scherzer.
The Cubs will be primetime viewing for the first two games of the NLDS.
Potentially huge news for the Cubs’ NLDS opponent.
For what feels like the first time in a long time, there’s nothing to play for today.
Yadier Molina took a couple off the dome on Monday, but MLB is more proactive than ever.
The Brewers are going to need a very special weekend to pull this thing out.
Outside of the Wild Card races, this was a strangely predictable outcome.
Otani has taken the next steps towards coming Stateside.
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The Astros had basically six outfielders against Joey Gallo and the Rangers.
Are the Cubs at a significant disadvantage because they’re in the NL?
Three close, winnable games. Three losses. And a huge swing in the standings.