John Fisher

Director of Research, CBS Sports

MLB playoffs: The under-the-radar stat that could swing Red Sox vs. Astros and Dodgers vs. Brewers

Why Martin Maldonado and Josh Hader will have a massive effect on who advances to the World Series

MLB playoffs: Yankees and Brewers are among the three best bullpens remaining in the postseason

Two of the three best bullpens remaining in the postseason belong to the American League

MLB playoffs 2018: One under-the-radar aspect to watch in every series, including Yankees vs. Red Sox

In what looks like it will be another fun postseason, here are some fun things to keep an eye on

Why Mets' Jacob deGrom has taken over the NL Cy Young race and deserves to win the award

deGrom's ERA in losses and no-decisions was 2.09, a figure that would still lead the league

Two ways to look at the 2018 Phillies and why there's reason for optimism in 2019

The Phillies gave their fans a glimpse of competitiveness and some hope for next season

Why Christian Yelich has taken over the NL MVP race and deserves to win the award

The Brewers outfielder has been an absolute stud in the second half and leads the NL in many key categories

Breaking down which MLB playoff contenders have the toughest remaining schedule

Dodgers have easiest strength of schedule among postseason contenders, but who has the toughest?

MLB trade deadline: Cole Hamels is better than his numbers suggest, plus two pitchers teams should consider

Here are three starting pitching options heading into the July 31 trade deadline

What Mike Trout has done in his first 1,000 games is more incredible than you think

Trout reached his 1,000th career game on Thursday against the Blue Jays

Clayton Kershaw's 10-year anniversary in MLB: A closer look at his dominance by the numbers

Kershaw has been one of the best pitchers of a generation, but here's just how dominant he's been