Sure, the 2020 season just ended. No, we haven't a clue how the offseason will play out. We're ranking all 30 MLB teams for next year anyway.
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Phillies pitching coach Bryan Price is retiring. Under Price, Phillies starters improved their ERA from 4.64 in 2019 to 4.08 this season.
Minnesota Twins pitcher Jake Odorizzi joins Buster to discuss putting himself in place of a pitcher when watching the postseason, the Yankees overthinking using Deivi García as an opener, the challenge of playing without days off in a series, how to pitch to Giancarlo Stanton when he’s on a tear, why he’s not surprised the Astros are on the verge of another ALCS, Ronald Acuña Jr. getting hit and the market for his services this offseason (15:33). Plus, Sarah Langs plays The Numbers Game (40:07)
Phillies first baseman Rhys Hoskins had surgery to repair a ligament tear in his left elbow last week and the team says he's expected to return to play in four to six months.
We look at the top priorities for clubs that got an early start on their hot stove seasons.
Matt Klentak has stepped down as general manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, the team announced Saturday. Assistant GM Ned Rice will take over on an interim basis, and Klentak will be reassigned to another role with the team.
Eric and Tristan review the 2020 season and discuss how the results from 2020 will impact their 2021 rankings.
Outfielder Jay Johnstone, who won World Series titles with the Yankees and Dodgers, has died at the age of 74.
Tim Kurkjian joins Buster to discuss if the Red Sox will hire Alex Cora after firing Ron Roenicke, if Dave Dombrowski is a lock to be the newest GM of the Angels, what’s next for the Phillies, why there’s no excuse for the Mets missing the playoffs and the most intriguing postseason matchups (6:44). Then, Sarah Langs stops by to play The Numbers game with notes on the baby Blue Jays, Juan Soto’s batting title and the best pitcher on the planet (27:06).
Sixteen teams! A first round in which absolutely anything is possible. Buckle up: It's going to be a wild ride.
It came down to the final day, but the playoff picture is finally clear. Here's how it looks.
Rookie pitcher Josh Fleming allowed four hits over six innings and the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays eliminated the Philadelphia Phillies from the playoff race with a 5-0 victory Sunday.
It's baseball bedlam as the fates of 12 teams hang in the balance in a postseason race that wraps up Sunday -- or not.
Mike Zunino, Brandon Lowe and Willy Adames had two-out, run-scoring singles in the fifth inning as the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays beat Philadelphia 4-3 Saturday night and damaged the Phillies' postseason hopes.
We look at prominent free agents, problem areas to target and big decisions to make for this season's also-rans.
Joey Wendle had a go-ahead two-run single in the eighth inning and the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays rallied to hurt Philadelphia's playoff hopes, beating the Phillies 6-4 on Friday night.
When these guys step to the plate or climb the mound, Twitter takes notice. Here's why.
Don Mattingly's Marlins visit the New York Yankees for a three-game series beginning Friday with a chance to earn their first postseason berth since 2003.
Sarah Langs joins Buster to talk about Trevor Bauer taking the NL Cy Young mantle, what Jacob deGrom needs to do in his last start to surpass Bauer, another gem from Shane Bieber, Sandy Alderson’s return to the Mets under Steve Cohen, Mike Clevinger’s injury and the fight for the final playoff spots in the NL (6:02).
With a new format and compressed schedule, pitching this postseason is tough to forecast. But we did it anyway.
The Philadelphia Phillies tumbled out of a playoff position, getting swept in a doubleheader by the Washington Nationals when Yadiel Hernandez hit a game-ending, two-run homer in eighth inning off Brandon Workman for a 8-7 win in Tuesday night's...
More than half the league is headed to the postseason, so we rank the starting lineup of every team that has clinched or is in the running for a playoff spot.
The Philadelphia Phillies tumbled out of a playoff position, getting swept in a doubleheader by the Washington Nationals when Yadiel Hernandez hit a game-ending, two-run homer in eighth inning off Brandon Workman for a 2-1 win in Tuesday night's...
Austin Voth threw his first career complete game and earned his first victory in 10 starts this season, and the Washington Nationals staved off playoff elimination with a 5-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the first game of a doubleheader...
Eric and Tristan discuss bold moves that could decide your league, preview outfielders for 2021 and take swings at 20/20 trivia!