Phillies, Braves delay: Game 2 of National League Division Series delayed due to weather

[ad_1] PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Game 2 of the National League Division Series between the Phillies and the Braves has been delayed due to weather in Atlanta. The Braves tweeted Wednesday that the game will not start at 4:35 pm, and a new start time has yet to be determined. “We will pass along the updated … Read more

Yordan Alvarez’s walk-off homer soared to new MLB postseason heights: Stark’s Weird and Wild on Division Series Day 1

[ad_1] It’s October Madness, and it’s quite a niche I’ve carved out for myself here at October Weird and Wild World HQ. I watch postseason baseball games for 12 hours a day. And I’m here to testify that it’s a good gig. So on Day One of the Division Series marathon, here’s how my day … Read more

Four reasons the Braves won’t repeat as World Series champions in 2022

[ad_1] Remember 2000? Man, that was a long time ago. I wasn’t too far removed from high school and I’m pretty sure one of my colleagues wasn’t even born yet, even though he claims otherwise. “Y2K” was probably still a conversation topic and only one Star Wars prequel had been released. Also, the Yankees won … Read more

MLB Playoffs 2022: Division Series Picks and Predictions | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats, and Rumors

[ad_1] New York’s Aaron Judge (Ron Jenkins/Getty Images) Cleveland Guardians vs. New York Yankees: Can David Topple Goliath? Not only is New York’s 2022 payroll (approx. $265 million) more than triple that of Cleveland’s (approx. $82 million), but there’s actually a height-based David/Goliath thing going on here between the respective star players: 6’7″. Aaron Judge … Read more

MLB Playoffs 2022: Philadelphia Phillies defeat Atlanta Braves, take 1-0 lead in NLDS series

[ad_1] ATLANTA (WPVI) — Nick Castellanos had already carried quite a load with his bat. When the Philadelphia Phillies needed his glove in the ninth inning, he didn’t let them down. Castellanos drove in three runs and made a potentially game-saving catch, lifting the Philadelphia Phillies over the reigning World Series champion Atlanta Braves 7-6 … Read more

Padres 2022 NL Division Series roster

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES — The Padres unveiled their National League Division Series roster on Tuesday morning, making only one change from the group that won the NL Wild Card Series against the Mets. Game 1 starter Mike Clevinger was added to that roster, with utility man Brandon Dixon giving way on the bench — a … Read more

Mariners pounce on Astros’ Justin Verlander, Phillies hold on to top Braves in Division Series Game 1

[ad_1] Wild-card series down, Division Series here we come. MLB’s 12-team postseason bracket has already been whittled down to eight contenders. Now, the top two seeds from each league are set to join the fray. After advancing directly to their ALDS and NLDS slots via byes, the Astros, Yankees, Dodgers and Braves will take on … Read more

MLB division series Day 1

[ad_1] We’re down to eight teams in the 2022 postseason after four were eliminated this past weekend in MLB’s first-ever wild-card series weekend. Now it’s on to the league division series: four series, best-of-five, first team to win three advances. The Philadelphia Phillies will battle the defending champion Atlanta Braves in the first game of … Read more

MLB Playoffs 2022: Yankees announce Division Series roster

[ad_1] It was strange to see the Yankees lock up their division title near the end of the season and not play relevant baseball again for almost two weeks. The first-round bye is a new concept, and while I can’t say that I’m sorry that New York dodged the Wild Card round (goodness knows that … Read more

Bob Costas on calling Yankees-Guardians, his first full playoff series in 22 years: ‘I’m really excited’

[ad_1] The last time Bob Costas called every pitch of an MLB postseason series, Alex Rodriguez was a 24-year-old shortstop for the Seattle Mariners, Orlando (El Duque) Hernandez was spinning magic for the New York Yankees, and “Meet The Parents” was the no. 1 movie in America. So, yeah, it’s been a bit. But with … Read more