Marco Scutaro

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22: Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Royals Getting More Value From Payroll Than Giants

The Kansas City Royals are one of MLB’s thriftiest teams, while the San Francisco Giants are one of its highest-spending teams.

10/24/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 03: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after defeating the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 in eleven innings in Game Two of the American League Division Series at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on October 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Four LDS Matchups In Full Swing For Weekend Action

All four League Division Series are well underway now in the 2014 MLB Playoffs, and as usual, there are plenty of surprises.

10/04/2014

Marco Scutaro (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Sims: Breaking Down ‘Mallet Finger’ And How It Could Affect Marco Scutaro

Mallet Finger is an injury to the tendon that extends the finger. The tendon becomes elongated or ruptures in the region that controls the finger joint furthest from the palm.

06/14/2013

Cody Ross (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Hartnett: A-Rod’s Injury Dramatically Changes Yankees’ Offseason Plans

Losing A-Rod until mid-season will force the Yankees to make power-hitting outfielder Cody Ross their number one target.

12/04/2012

Catcher Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants tags out Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers at home plate in Game 2 of the World Series. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Kallas: Did Prince Fielder’s Bad Slide Cost The Tigers The World Series?

The poor play by Fielder, Lamont and Peralta cost the Tigers something very important: THE LEAD. And that is something that the Detroit Tigers, at that point down 1-0 and soon to be down 2-0 after that play, desperately needed.

10/26/2012

Giants, Tigers Will Need All Seven Games To Decide World Series

It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.

10/24/2012

Lucas Duda (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Defeat Rockies, Duda Drives In 4 RBI

Lucas Duda drove in 4 runs as the Mets defeated the Rockies 7-5 on Saturday night.

WFAN–04/28/2012

(AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Beckett Shuts Down Yanks To Lift BoSox To 4-0 Win

Josh Beckett allowed two hits in eight shutout innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 4-0 on Sunday night to take two out of three games from their rivals after opening the season with six straight losses.

WFAN–04/10/2011

Carlos Beltran (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Report: Mets, Red Sox Discussing Beltran Trade

The Boston Red Sox met Tuesday night with the New York Mets to discuss a possible swap for Carlos Beltran, according to the Boston Globe’s Nick Cafardo.

WFAN–12/08/2010