Health can play a big part in which teams win and which go home. In the AL East and AL Central, lost WARP can help explain the standings.
The Angels (18.3 percent playoff odds) and Dodgers (3.4 percent) are still hanging in it.
A new way to visualize and analyze every batter-pitcher matchup from the PITCHf/x era.
Who are the most effective pitchers who can’t strike out batters?
Earlier this year, Derek wrote about what to expect from the most-hyped foreign players. Did the players comply?
While he’s not yet tested at the upper levels, the Angels might have something in third baseman Kaleb Cowart.
With only a week to go, Miguel Cabrera’s Triple Crown challenge is getting tighter.
Ben and Sam discuss the decline of Ubaldo Jimenez and whether the Rockies saw it coming when they sent him to Cleveland, then talk about the Angels’ off-season plans for Torii Hunter and Dan Haren.
A forgettable book raises a timeless question.
An MRI reveals that Randy Wolf has a torn UCL.
Former Pirates owner Kevin McClatchy recently revealed he was gay, a difficult step in the professional sports environment.