Five reasons the Cardinals DON’T need Jonathon Papelbon

Earlier this week, a Boston-based baseball writer speculated in his column that the Phillies believe that St. Louis might be interested in Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon.

Triple Play: Evan Longoria, Carlos Beltran, Texas Rangers

This week, we take a closer look at a first-time dad on a hot streak, a team that has picked a bad time to slump, and our weekly Wainwright Walk Watch.

Triple Play: Oakland A’s, Rick Ankiel, Vernon Wells

This week, we examine the hottest team in baseball, take a look at what could be the end of one of the most fascinating careers in recent baseball history, and more (including our weekly Wainwright Walk Watch).

Triple Play: Domonic Brown, Justin Upton, Wainwright Walk Watch

Speaking of yowza, Chris Davis is on pace for 55 home runs, 150 RBI and 120 runs scored this season

Triple Play: Miguel Cabrera, Mike Trout, CC Sabathia

The Tigers’ third baseman is in a class by himself as the most feared hitter in baseball.

Triple Play: Chris Sale, Lance Berkman, Brandon McCarthy

This week, we examine an ace lefty, a couple of Giant pitchers who are anything but, a pitcher rebounding nicely from a horrific injury, and more.

Triple Play: Shelby Miller, Adam Wainwright, Ubaldo Jimenez

This week, we’re looking back at the gems the Cardinals’ pitched against the Rockies this weekend, a marquee outfielder who can’t get going, and more.