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Javier Baez Is the Perfect Baseball Player for Our Time

Baez is what MLB needs in the social media age. He's stylish, passionate, highly GIFable, and now the Cubs' high-energy second baseman has the numbers to make him a true star.


Cardinals Outfielder Stephen Piscotty had a Rough Fifth Inning

For Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty, it's three strikes and you're safe.


How Fielding Analytics Are Making a Great Generation of Shortstops Even Better

Fielding analytics helping the current bumper crop of talented MLB shortstops play the position like never before.


Javier Baez Celebrates the Rare No-Look Tag at Second Base Before it Even Happens

Javier Baez celebrated Yadier Molina's throw to second before he even tagged the runner out in Puerto Rico's win over the Dominican Republic.


Cleveland Pitches a Masterpiece to Take Game 1

Corey Kluber and Andrew Miller weren't perfect, strictly speaking, but the Cleveland Indians' effort was even more impressive than that to open the World Series.


Cubs Pull Off Ninth-Inning Comeback to Beat Giants for NLCS Berth

The Cubs beat the Giants in a dramatic ninth-inning comeback to head to the National League Championship Series.


Javier Baez and the Search for the Last Unicorn

Javier Baez was a prodigy, and one of the most vaunted prospects in baseball. And then, in a hail of strikeouts, he wasn't. Now it's time to see what's next.


The Chicago Cubs Are Still the Future

The Cubs might have gotten swept out of the NLCS, but they're young, talented, rich, and poised to dominate the National League.