X-Washington Nationals 97-65 Since 2012, the Washington Nationals have been the team to beat in the National League East. Over this stretch the Nationals have claimed four N.L. East Titles which included them winning 97 games last year. But this success in the regular season has not transferred to the playoffs as Washington has failed [...]
X-Washington Nationals 90-72 Since 2012, the Washington Nationals have had one of the most talented teams in Major League Baseball, but they have struggled to live up to their potential. The Nationals have three National League East Titles to their credit since 2012, but they've also failed to win a playoff series. And dating back [...]
The Miami Marlins have been a Major League Baseball franchise for 24 years and in their existence they have never won a division title. But the Marlins do have a pair of World Series Championships to show for their two postseason appearances. The Marlins have been a tough team for fans to get behind as [...]
A healthy Stephen Strasburg has added depth to the Washington Nationals starting rotation.
The New York Mets came out of nowhere in 2015 to win their first National League Pennant since 2000. And although that the Mets fell short of winning the World Series, the expectations for them were still high when the 2016 Major League Baseball season began. But all season long the Mets have been an [...]
The New York Mets entered the 2016 Major League Baseball season with high expectations after winning the National League Pennant last year. After a 1-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on May 30, the Mets found themselves with a record of 29-21. But since then the Mets are 2-5 and they've also been dealing [...]
Last week the New York Mets announced that their captain in third baseman David Wright would miss 6-8 weeks due to a herniated disk in his neck. Wright is 33-years of age and the herniated disk adds to a laundry list of injuries that he has had to deal with in past few years. In [...]
There have been several surprises in the 2016 Major League Baseball season with the Philadelphia Phillies being one of them.
From 2003-2012, the Philadelphia Phillies enjoyed one of the best 10-year runs in franchise history. The Phillies never had a losing season over that stretch as they won five National League Eastern Division Titles en route to winning the World Series in 2008. That era of Phillies baseball saw them led by a core of [...]
Every year folks like myself make projections as to how we feel that teams will do in their upcoming season. And no matter how hard that we try, teams don't always pan out to their projections. But this year's version of the Atlanta Braves are living up to the bad expectations that were thrust on [...]