Articles by Mike Petriello

Mike Petriello

Mike writes about lots of baseball in lots of places, and right now that place is


Astros @ Yankees, Oct. 6, 2015: AL Wild Card

There’s playoff baseball tonight! It might not be the Dodgers, yet, but Dallas Keuchel vs. Masahiro Tanaka in a winner-take-all match in the Bronx is certainly what you’re going to be watching, and talking about. So do that here. #Astros lineup for tonight's #WildCard Game at Yankee Stadium. @kidkeuchy gets the ball at 7:08 CT….


This Is A Pretty Good Day, So Enjoy It

Hasn’t been easy this year. Hasn’t. Remember when Hyun-jin Ryu never pitched, or when Brandon McCarthy made four homer-prone starts before blowing out his arm? Or the ludicrous panic of “what’s wrong with Clayton Kershaw” early on? Or the very real panic of “so is A.J. Ellis totally cooked now?” early on, or if Jimmy…


Let’s Update That NLDS Roster Prediction

I never get tired of rosterbating, and things seem a little clearer with the expectation that Enrique Hernandez will be available for the NLDS and that Yasiel Puig will not. (He could possibly return for the NLCS, though, should the Dodgers get there.) Let’s see where we stand: Hitters (13) C/1B Yasmani Grandal C A.J….

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Dodgers @ Rockies Sept. 27, 2015: Clinch Today, Maybe

A lineup! Here’s today’s #Dodgers lineup for their final game against the #Rockies this season. — SportsNet LA (@SportsNetLA) September 27, 2015 Another! #Rockies, @C_RusIn go for sweep of Dodgers in final home game of season. — Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) September 27, 2015 You want more, and I want to give you…