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Expert predictions: Tight races, award winners and more

How will the National League wild-card race shake out? Our experts predict how the final month will unfold.

Answering the biggest questions for the final month

Our experts weigh in on the playoff races, awards contenders, storylines to follow and J.D. Martinez's Triple Crown bid.

Real or not? Brewers have better fans than you think

Despite Cole Hamels' crack, the good people of Milwaukee have been strong supporters of their baseball team for quite some time.

Yankees, A’s look to set tone in likely wild-card preview

New York and Oakland, who are lined up to meet again in the wild-card game, hope to establish the upper hand in this week's series.

Power Rankings: Surging NL squads crowd wild-card race

The best clubs might seem secure atop the rankings, but the Cardinals, Brewers and Rockies are shaking up the postseason mix.

The 100s tracker: Projecting when Red Sox, others reach century mark

As the Red Sox inch closer to notching their first 100-win season since 1946, they may not be the first team to reach triple digits in wins or losses.

The hardest thing to do in sports? Trying to hit THIS GUY down 0-2

You've probably never heard of Ryne Stanek. But the Rays righty has been so nasty in one particular situation, it's bordering on legendary.

Real or not? Matt Kemp’s revival weekend saved Dodgers’ season

With Matt Kemp playing hero again, L.A. took over the NL West lead, beating the Diamondbacks in the best series of the season.

MLB Roundtable: Shohei Ohtani’s Rookie of the Year case and what’s next

With the Angels' two-way sensation returning to the mound for the first time since an elbow injury in June, we assess his season so far -- and his future.

Cubs rotation enters the stretch run ready to dominate

After struggling for months, Chicago's playoff-tested starting pitching finally looks ready to provide an edge over the rest of the NL.

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