The National League West division has been dominated by the Dodgers in recent years. In fact, they've won the division four years in a row. And guess what? They're the favorites to win it again. Who can challenge them this season? More»
We've all been around this type of sports fan at some point in our lives: the loud, angry, impossible-to-please fan who shows up to games just to let out aggression. You know this fan. So let me tell you about the worst fan I know. More»
After making harmless comments about how President Trump's executive order affected his family, Cardinals center fielder Dexter Fowler experienced a backlash from the ugly minority of St. Louis fans. The franchise shouldn't ignore this. More»
On Wednesday, the Arizona Diamondbacks will play Grand Canyon University, a college team, in the first Spring Training game of the season. Remember the time the University of Tampa Spartans played -- and beat -- the Philadelphia Phillies in 2015? We did. More»
Soon, we'll have baseball in our lives every single day for 252 days. We've gone so long without it -- the world doesn't feel right without it -- and come Wednesday, we'll get it back. Let's celebrate and take a look ahead. More»
While the 2016 season will always be remembered for the Chicago Cubs winning the World Series, there's one moment from that season, specifically in Game 7 of the World Series, that we should never forget: Rajai Davis' dramatic homer. More»
Projections are out, players are reporting to Spring Training camps, and we have baseball in our lives again. If you wanted to visit every Spring Training stadium, well, have we got the vacation for you. Fill up the gas tank -- it's time to hit the road. More»
Pitchers and catchers have started to report, which means Spring Training is right around the corner, which means ... it's time to start previewing each division before the season begins. Let's start with the AL Central, where the Cleveland Indians still reign. More»
Albert Pujols was once unquestionably the best player in Major League Baseball. He won two World Series titles and three National League MVPs in 11 years. But that Pujols is gone now, and his decline has been a shame. More»
It's always strange when you realize you're just as old, or older, than some of the baseball players you grew up watching. Let's take a look at the landscape this season and see which players will have you ponder your mortality. Fun! More»
It's that time of year again in the world of baseball: The PECOTA projections are out! You know what that means ... we have something to be angry about. I went through every team and guessed if they'd finish higher or lower than their projections. More»
The Super Bowl has come and gone, so it's finally time for the 2017 edition of the NFL Tortured Fan Base Rankings. It's subjective. It's not perfect. And the Patriots might be ranked 32nd for a long time. Feel free to comment. More»
It was over. The Falcons were dominating the Patriots in every way. It was 28-3, and the Brady-Belichick Patriots era was finished and the NFL world was finally ready to move on. Until it wasn't. Now the Pats are the favorites to win Super Bowl 52. More»
In sports, everything always seems obvious in retrospect, but we should always remember just how shocking and unbelievable in the moment the Patriots' comeback from 25 points down to win the Super Bowl was. It's the reason we watch sports. More»
Earlier this week, I floated a totally made-up theory that Tom Brady and Bill Belichick could have planned to retire if the Patriots win Super Bowl 51. So now I'd like to break down whether it'd be a good idea to go out on top or stay another year. More»
The new year brought some mind-numbingly dumb stories, from beat reporters fighting in a press box to the Los Angeles Chargers completely bungling the unveiling of their new logo. Here are the silliest ones from the month. More»
Patriots fans have every right to be angry at NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell over his Deflategate debacle. But given that Boston sports teams have won nine championships this century, you'd think Boston sports fans would be a little happier. More»
Tom Brady and Bill Belichick turned the Patriots into the NFL's signature dynasty over the past 20 years. But everything comes to an end at some point. The two are about to make their seventh Super Bowl appearance. Will it also be their last? More»
Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. Matt Ryan and a historic offense. Either the New England Patriots will win their fifth Super Bowl, or the Atlanta Falcons will win their first. Either way, many, many points will be scored. So let's break it down. More»
As great as it is to see the Falcons in the Super Bowl for the second time in franchise history, it feels like this might be the best shot they get. So that got me thinking about other teams over the past 20 years that made just one Super Bowl and lost. More»
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