The New York Yankees rocketed up to the top of the AL East on the strength of one of the best offenses in the league complimenting a surprisingly good pitching staff.
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Getting swept by the AL West cellar dwellers in Oakland is not the second half start envisioned by the Cleveland Indians. But the offense is still on holiday after being outscored 17-6 over the three-game series.
It’s quite possible that no team needed a break more than the New York Yankees. It must be hard having the spotlight shining so brightly on you all of the time, especially when there are so many young players being counted on to carry the torch.
New York Mets will try to salvage a win and snap a three-game losing streak in their series finale in Washington on Wednesday. They had their four-game winning streak snapped on Sunday at home to Philadelphia before dropping the first two of this series.
MLB Expert Picks: First Place is on the Line as the Colorado Rockies Visits Arizona Dbacks.
The most anticipated series of the week has first place Colorado Rockies visiting second place Arizona Diamondbacks in the NL West.
Just one game separates these teams (and the Dodgers). They have the two best records in the National League and are…
Detroit could certainly use a boost as they travel to Seattle to begin a four-game set with the Mariners. This was a .500 team 11 days ago, but have since gone 3-7 and have fallen to fourth place in the AL Central.
Part of the problem is the quality of their opponents as they dropped two of three to Boston, two straight to Arizona and they split a four-game weekend series against Tampa Bay. Each of those teams is…
The ESPN game of the week has the Boston Red Sox taking on the Houston Astros. It’s a juicy matchup that has a heating up Boston team taking on a cooling off Astros.
The Red Sox are within striking distance of first in the AL East with a 10-4 record in their last 14 games heading into Saturday night’s games.
While Boston does have a number of depth players on the DL, they are at…
MLB Picks And Parlays: Suddenly Hot Kansas City and Los Angeles Meet Up on the West Coast
After an atrocious start to their season, Kansas City Royals seems to be on the right track to respectability and perhaps even getting into contention for that second wildcard spot. They are 20-14 heading into their series with the Los Angeles Angels, after starting the year 10-20.
They also hosted red-hot Houston earlier this month and split a four-game set. Then they’ve followed that up by taking…
MLB Picks And Parlays: The Mets travel to Washington to Begin a Four-Game Series
New York is a tough team to read. They have been hit by a ton of injuries to both the pitching staff and the offense and have managed to produce relatively well when not expected.
And then just when you they are about to go on a run, their lack of depth catches up to them. But more recently they’ve had some players return to health, including offensive leader Yoenis Cespedes and they’ve won six of eight.