Tag Archive: World Series

Jan 26

New York’s Signing of Yoenis Cespedes Puts the Mets Right Back Where They Left Off

New York Mets fans were dancing in the streets upon the announcement of the resigning of outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. The reigning National League Champions had been fairly inactive during the postseason, losing more big names than they gained, but …

Nov 02

A World Series of Milestones

The Kansas City Royals have won the 2015 World Series, leading their division from Opening Day and finishing the season on top. On the year that marked the 30th anniversary of the only time the franchise had previously won, …

Oct 28

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 10/28-11/03

The 2015 World Series is the first time in history that at least one of the teams hasn’t been around since 1903. The New York Mets and Kansas City Royals may not feature the two most popular teams in Major …

Oct 24

2015 World Series: The New York Mets and Kansas City Royals are set to clash

Friday night’s win by the Kansas City Royals meant that the 2015 World Series was set. Kansas City and the New York Mets both punched their ticket to the World Series, with the Mets having beaten the Cubs on Wednesday. …

Oct 19

What if the Chicago Cubs make the World Series? Suggestions for the ceremonial first pitch

Let’s just admit it, the potential for the Chicago Cubs to go to the World Series is just weird. It was 107 years ago that the Cubs last won the Series, and only 70 years ago since they last participated …

Apr 07

The Price of Fandom: The Most Expensive Tickets in Sports

The Masters at Augusta National tees off on Thursday with a purse of $9 million going to the winner.  In addition to being THE signature event on the Pro Golf Tour, The Masters is also one of the most expensive …

Oct 21

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 10/22-10/28

The World Series kicked off on Tuesday, and the 110th MLB championship series is nothing short of historic.  Kansas City has made their third-ever trip to the Fall Classic, while this is San Fran’s 3rd trip in the …

Oct 30

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 10/30-11/05

The World Series rolls into the final two games (if necessary).  Game 6 is slated for Wednesday night in Boston, and the decisive Game 7 will be Thursday, Halloween night, if needed.  With both teams evenly matched and great stories…

Jun 20

History of Game 7 Drama (Top 5)

Sports fans are being treated to something special this month.  The 2013 NBA Finals, Game 7 will be on tonight.  The Miami/San Antonio Finals is certainly one for the ages as the favored Heat will take the court at 9pm …

Apr 19

Best Players to Never Win a World Series

When Jim Thome officially retires from baseball, he will go down as one of the greatest players to never win a World Series.  With over 600 home runs, 1600 RBI and 2300 hits, Thome is clearly in the discussion of …

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