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The Dodgers should own the NL. Here’s why they don’t

They're rich. They're smart. They still might miss the playoffs. Here's why the Dodgers should be dominating the National League -- but aren't.

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Revived offense could provide the best fix for Cubs' bullpen

The Cubs might have an unorthodox solution to their closer quandary after losing two key relievers: score early, score often and skip saves.

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A conversation with Ben Zobrist

World Series MVP when the Cubs won in 2016 and now a crucial veteran, Zobrist goes deep on the differences between '16 and '18, adjusting to his new role and what his future holds.

Cubs show off playoff formula -- and it's pretty impressive

Production from Kris Bryant, Javier Baez and Anthony Rizzo plus a dominant outing by Kyle Hendricks adds up to a high-quality win for the Cubs.

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Real or not? Yelich's second-half surge screams MVP

Hitting for the cycle twice in a season is one thing, but the Brewers' Christian Yelich has been as hot as anyone since the All-Star break.

Yelich makes history with second cycle vs. Reds

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