Colorado is making their first playoff appearance since 2009 while Arizona is in the playoffs for the first time since 2011. The two teams square off tonight in the opening game of the National League playoffs.
With opening day
approaching, the Dodgers are poised to lock in the National League West for the
sixth straight season. The Diamondbacks, Giants and the Rockies will look to
dethrone the reigning champions in the west.
Both Story Seager have broken the record for most home runs by rookie shortstops before the All-Star break. Now, they're looking to break the mark for most long balls by a National League rookie shortstop for an entire season.
After a poor outing in a Red Sox loss to Colorado on Thursday night, Clay Buchholz has been sent to the bullpen to make way for left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez, who will make his season debut on Tuesday in Baltimore.
The Astros' rookie first baseman Tyler White has become one of the biggest names in baseball through the first week of the new season. But it wasn't that long ago that White had to fight to even make a roster in college.