MLB Award Races Heading Into The Second HalfAs baseball season enters its second half on Friday, here's a look at where the races for each award stand.
Bernstein: Bad National League Teams Make For Weird Baseball SeasonAt least six NL teams appear to have entered 2016 with designs on contending later instead of this season.
Emma: A Designated Hitter Seems Inevitable In The National LeagueThe debate continues on as to whether the Senior Circuit should add a designated hitter.
Baffoe: Take Comfort In The Confidence Of The CubsThere's a cold-blooded plan in place.
Levine: Renteria Can Walk Tall After FiringA baseball lifer, Rick Renteria did his job in his lone season in Chicago.
Cubs Tabbed With 33/1 Odds To Win 2015 World SeriesThe White Sox have 40/1 odds to win next year's title.
Baffoe: Temper Expectations Regarding The Joe Maddon FrenzyMaddon's a really good manager, but big names haven't panned out for the Cubs in years past.
Ishikawa 3-Run Homer Sends Giants To World SeriesThe Giants will face the Royals in the World Series.
9 Reactions To Dodgers-Cardinals Home Plate Umpire Dale ScottAside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.
Baffoe: Let Manny Be The New Manny In ChicagoManny Ramirez has worked wonders with the young Cubs hitters at Triple-A Iowa.
Adam Dunn Traded To Oakland A's, Will Retire At End Of SeasonAdam Dunn will finally get a chance to play in the postseason.
Rizzo Wins NL Player Of The Week AwardAnthony Rizzo homered three times in the weekend series against the Diamondbacks.