MLB 

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
Podcasts 

Sacrifice Fly Podcast: Deadline Winners and Losers

The Sacrifice Fly Podcast returns with the third episode. In this episode, Eddie (@KingEdward15 on Twitter) discusses all things MLB Trade Deadline. There were some winners and some losers once the Monday 4 pm deadline struck. Which team or teams enhanced their chances to win a World Series the most? Which teams hindered their chances not only for this season… 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