MLB 

Cubs and Dodgers split at Wrigley Field, series heads to LA at 1-1

The first two games of the National League Championship Series were tales of two completely different games. The Los Angeles Dodgers got the much-needed split on the road and now will host the Chicago Cubs for the next three games. The first game of the series had all the flare, heroics and drama that many were hoping for before this... Read More
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Lindor, pitching help Cleveland to 2-0 ALCS lead

The Cleveland Indians did what they were supposed to in the first two games of the American League Championship Series and that was to protect home-field advantage. The Tribe took both games at Progressive Field against the Toronto Blue Jays. There hasn’t been a whole lot of offense thus far in this series, partly due to dominant pitching. Cleveland has... Read More
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Cubs vs Dodgers with NL Pennant on the line

No matter which team represents the National League in the World Series, the winner of the NL pennant will end a World Series drought. The Chicago Cubs will be looking to make their first trip to the Fall Classic since 1945. They will be looking to win the World Series for the first time since 1908. This is the second... Read More
MLB Orioles 

Which team will represent the American League in the World Series?

The Land versus the 6. Cleveland versus Toronto. A trip to the World Series on the line. Buckle up, because this should be an exciting series. The winner of this series will not only make it to the World Series, but will also have home-field advantage due to the American League winning the All-Star Game. Cleveland will have home-field in... Read More
MLB 

ALDS Preview: Red Sox vs Indians

The Cleveland Indians have waited seven years for this postseason rematch with the Boston Red Sox. Back in 2007, the Indians held a 3-1 series lead in the ALCS, but Boston stormed back and went on to win the World Series. Now, we get a rematch with two highly powered offenses. The Red Sox offense was the best in baseball... Read More
MLB Orioles 

Orioles @ Blue Jays: AL wild card game preview

It all comes down to one game. Win or go home. Do or die. Game 163. On Tuesday night, a pair of American League East teams will do battle in a one-game, winner take all wild card game. The Toronto Blue Jays will host the divisional-rival Baltimore Orioles in the Rogers Centre. The game is scheduled for 8:08 p.m. ET... Read More
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Giants @ Mets: NL wild card game preview

The Big Apple will be “lit” as the young kids say these days, on Wednesday night as the New York Mets host the San Francisco Giants in the National League wild card game. New York is back in the playoffs after losing in the World Series a season ago to the Kansas City Royals. The Giants are returning for the... Read More
MLB Nationals 

Nats fall in 18 innings, win series vs Pirates

The late, great Ernie Banks famously said “Let’s play two” whenever his Cubs played in a double header. The Nationals and Pirates did just that on Sunday afternoon, but not in a double header. The two teams played the equivalent of two games as the game ended after 18 innings. The Nats fell to the Buccos 2-1 with the help... Read More
MLB Nationals 

Nats investment in Daniel Murphy is paying off

Before this past Christmas, the Washington Nationals received an early present by signing second baseman Daniel Murphy away from the divisional rival New York Mets. Washington needed to fill a void at second base and they did just that by acquiring Murphy. At the All-Star break, Murphy leads the MLB with a .348 batting average. He ranks third in slugging... Read More
MLB 

The true hit king of baseball

Pete Rose is the all-time hits leader in Major League Baseball with 4,256. He is regarded as the hit king. On Wednesday evening, Ichiro Suzuki surpassed Rose for most professional hits. The key word is professional. While Ichiro’s hit total is extremely impressive, 1,278 of his professional hits came in Japan. Rose recently spoke on the matter as Ichiro was... Read More
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