When you take a look at Marcus Semien’s stats, nothing really jumps out at you, until you get to his on-base percentage. If you were wondering why he was the main target of Athletics GM Billy Beane in the Jeff Samardzija trade, look no further.
The San Francisco Giants could win a third World Series in five seasons by beating the Kansas City Royals. But it won’t make them a dynasty.
The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.
The Seattle Mariners haven’t made it to the post-season since 2001. For context: that was the same year popular films Zoolander and Harry Potter And The Sorcerer’s Stone came out.
Seattle went 2-4 on the homestand and play 11 of its final 14 on the road.
The Mariners conclude their homestand with three versus the Oakland Athletics.
The Seattle Mariners are down in Oakland for three games versus the Athletics.
Here are seven great fan catches using a hat.