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Adam Wainwright Needs Tommy John Surgey; Done for Season

Yesterday, St. Louis Cardinals Ace, Adam Wainwright, was flown back to St. Louis to examine a “significant injury” to his elbow. The rhetoric of the coaches and management was gloomy at best. After seeking a second [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | St. Louis Cardinals

The Cards would have been the odds on favorite to win the central this season. Regardless of Albert Pujols’ ongoing contract dispute he will be in a Cardinals uniform on opening day and for the rest [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati finally turned things around in 2010, winning the NL Central. However, they were unfortunate enough to get matched up against the streaking Phillies in the first round of the playoffs and were quickly eliminated. They [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Milwaukee Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers went for broke this off-season, mortgaging some substantial prospects for Zach Greinke and Shawn Marcum. These Additions, paired with Yovanni Gallardo and Randy Wolf, should propel the Brewers towards the top of the [...]

2011 MLB Team Previews | Houston Astros

There are no two ways about it; the Astros are currently in the middle of a major rebuilding process. The trades of franchise players Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt last season jumpstarted this process, but there [...]

2010 NL West Team Preview | L.A. Dodgers

Los Angeles, despite a major charge from Colorado late last season, was able to win the National League West. The team looks nearly identical to the one that won the division in 2009, and if they’re going [...]

2010 NL Central Team Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pirates certainly have some exciting pieces, but will it be enough to keep them from an 18th-consecutive losing season? With the way the NL Central is stacking up, it doesn’t look too promising. [...]

2010 NL Central Team Preview | Milwaukee Brewers

The Brew Crew finished in the middle of the pack last season, struggling all season long with their starting pitching. Left-hander Randy Wolf was brought in over the winter to help alleviate things, and should be able [...]

2010 NL Central Team Preview | Cincinnati Reds

The Reds were respectable in 2009, and they’re hoping to be a team on the rise. First baseman Joey Votto emerged as a bona-fide slugger last season, hitting .322 with 25 homers and 84 runs driven in. Former [...]

2010 NL Central Team Preview | Chicago Cubs

Despite finishing above .500, the 2009 season was something of a mess for the Cubs. Milton Bradley was at the center of it all, causing several disturbances throughout the season, perhaps debilitating Chicago’s chemistry in the process. However, [...]