Doug Fister

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 06:  Doug Fister #58 of the Washington Nationals reacts after the final out of the seventh inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Fister Beats San Fran, Keeps Nats’ Postseason Hopes Alive

Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner’s one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win.

10/07/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04: A view of the scoreboard showing the San Francisco Giants defeated the Washington Nationals in the eighteenth inning during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Nationals One Loss Away From Another Playoff Disappoinment

The Nationals are facing NLDS elimination… again. The Dodges and Cardinals continue to slug it out.

10/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 24: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with fans following the Dodgers' 9-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants to win the National League West Division Championship at Dodger Stadium on September 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: High Payrolls Reign Supreme In National League Playoffs

The National League Division Series feature some of the wealthiest teams in the league. Will the results justify the expense?

10/03/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Fister Out-Duels Harvey, Detroit Shuts Down Split Squad Mets

The split squad Mets were defeated by the Tigers 9-4 on Sunday.

03/24/2013

Madison Bumgarner

Bumgarner Pitches Giants Halfway To Another World Championship

Madison Bumgarner shut down the Detroit Tigers for seven innings, then the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a bunt that stayed fair to eke out the go-ahead run in a 2-0 win Thursday night for a 2-0 edge in the World Series.

10/25/2012

Raul Ibanez (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Yankees Will Lean On Surging Raul Ibanez In ALCS

Raul Ibanez’s role will increase against the Tigers’ parade of right-handed starters and will be a key figure in the Yankees’ hopes of reaching the World Series.

10/13/2012

Andy Pettitte (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees Call On Andy Pettitte For Game 1 Of ALCS

Pettitte hopes to ride the wave of good pitching — and he’s a guy who knows a little something about playoff success.

10/13/2012

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Sabathia Steadies The Ship, Yankees Win 6-2

CC Sabathia went 8 strong innings on Sunday as the Yankees defeated the Tigers, 6-2.

WFAN–04/29/2012

Mariano's No. 602 (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images) , A-Rod end the season (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images), Jeter's 3,000th hit (credit: Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

After Yankees’ Season Of Milestones, Crushing Disappointment

There was Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit and Mariano Rivera’s record-setting save. Another division title and the best record in the American League. In the end, however, the Yankees went down with a whimper.

WFAN–10/07/2011

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

2011 Season Over; Yankees Blow Countless Chances In Game 5 Loss

The Detroit Tigers survived a tense trip back to Bronx, with Jose Valverde and the bullpen holding on time and time again to beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Thursday night to win the deciding Game 5 of their AL playoff series.

WFAN–10/06/2011

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ALDS Game 5: Yankees’ Hopes For No. 28 Rest On Rookie Ivan Nova

Here we go: Thursday night. Game 5. It’s all on the line for the Yankees, and all eyes in the Bronx will be on rookie sensation Ivan Nova.

WFAN–10/06/2011

Ivan Nova

Fister-Nova Finale Not Exactly How They Write Them Up In Hollywood

All the months of preparation, all the millions of dollars, all the hopes of the New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers come down to this: Ivan Nova vs. Doug Fister for a berth in the AL championship series.

WFAN–10/05/2011

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Yankees Pounce On Porcello’s Mistakes, Set Up Deciding Nova-Fister Rematch

Derek Jeter, yeah, he knows a little about playing under the October lights. So when Rick Porcello pitched a couple balls over the middle of the plate, he and the Yankees took advantage.

WFAN–10/05/2011

Derek Jeter

Keefe To The City: MLB Playoff Preview With Predictions

Last year on the day of the start of the postseason, Neil came up with a storyline for each of the eight teams involved. This time he changed it up and turned the storylines into the biggest question surrounding each of the eight postseason.

WFAN–09/30/2011

CC Sabathia (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), Justin Verlander (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

ALDS Game 1: Big Game From CC, Yankees A Must Against Tigers’ Verlander

The Yankees and Detroit Tigers are set to open the playoffs the same way they began the regular season: Justin Verlander vs. CC Sabathia.

WFAN–09/30/2011

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