November 07, 2011 | TOM VERDUCCI
Beginning on the final night of the regular season, a sport unleashed upon its fans a surreal, unbroken, monthlong run of drama made all the sweeter because we never saw it—or the champion that would be crowned—coming
October 31, 2011 | TOM VERDUCCI
Forget all you thought you knew about October baseball: The only predictable thing about this year's postseason was its unpredictability. Texas and St. Louis capped it with the best kind of World Series, one that was...
October 31, 2011 | PHIL TAYLOR
I arrived in St. Louis prepared to help the Busch Stadium faithful overcome the burden of being the Best Fans in Baseball. That's right, the burden. Cardinals fans have held that unofficial title for years, so...
October 31, 2011 | L. JON WERTHEIM
The No. 1 pick in the 2007 draft should be out on the field commanding an NFL team this Sunday. JaMarcus Russell, though, is home in Mobile, absorbing shots to his character and resting on what's left of his $39...
October 24, 2011 | JOE SHEEHAN
THE GAMES WILL BE HIGH-SCORING AND LENGTHY, AND THE RANGERS WILL FINALLY WIN A TITLE