The Pirates win their 81st game with 24 to spare.
Some slim division leads have become more sizeable lately.
The Mets’ ace improved his pacing and stamina to blank the Rockies on Wednesday night.
The Nationals started slow, but the Braves should be looking over their shoulders.
The Giants try to clinch their second championship in three years, while the Tigers hope to live to play another day.
PECOTA expects the Yankees to live to fight at least one more day.
Each playoff team has injuries to deal with.
Ben and Sam discuss the state of the Brewers, which is a lot like the state of the Phillies, then talk about Max Scherzer’s long-awaited improvement and which team won the 2009 trade that brought him to Detroit.
If the perception in your league is that these guys are ERA-killers, now’s the time to swoop.
He doesn’t have the fastest fastball, but everything else points to good things for the Rays’ Alex Cobb.
Two starting pitchers are putting up elite strikeout rates this year, without adding new pitches or heaps of velocity. This is how.