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As NFL Wobbles, Is This Baseball's Time?
As NFL Wobbles, Is This Baseball's Time?A World Series of insufferable coastal elites (like yours truly) will not happen, spoiled by the Houston Astros, who sent the New York Yankees stumbling home to their cats Saturday with a shutout in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series.read more
Source: The Wall Street Journal. on MSN.com
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 08:55:00 GMT
Dear Stupid (and you know who you are, Major League Baseball)
Dear Stupid (and you know who you are, Major League Baseball)The latest episode occurred with a runner on first and one out in the top of the eighth inning of Game 4 of the National League Championship Series. Curtis Granderson struck out on a ball Cubs catcher Willson Contreras couldn’t hold, but the Dodgers ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:03:00 GMT
Baseball: Astros reach World Series after Game 7 win over Yankees
Baseball: Astros reach World Series after Game 7 win over Yankees(Reuters) - The Houston Astros reached Major League Baseball’s World Series for the first time since 2005 after beating the New York Yankees 4-0 in Game Seven of the American League Championship Series on Saturday. The Astros, who rallied from a 3-2 ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:17:00 GMT
Baseball: Astros down Yankees, set World Series clash with Dodgers
Baseball: Astros down Yankees, set World Series clash with DodgersLos Angeles (AFP) - The Houston Astros defeated the New York Yankees 4-0 on Saturday to book a Major League Baseball World Series showdown with the Los Angeles Dodgers. After fending off elimination in game six on Friday, the Astros won the best-of-seven ...read more
Source: YAHOO Sports
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:54:00 GMT
Orioles draftee Connaughton's strong NBA opener, promise for more minutes, cloud baseball future
Orioles draftee Connaughton's strong NBA opener, promise for more minutes, cloud baseball futureThe Orioles still believe that 2014 fourth-round draft pick Pat Connaughton has more promise throwing fastballs than shooting 3-pointers, but Connaughton’s performance in the Portland Trail Blazers’ regular-season opener Wednesday night proved that his ...read more
Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 11:27:00 GMT
How Aaron Judge rose to become the face of the Yankees and baseball's newest home run-hitting star
How Aaron Judge rose to become the face of the Yankees and baseball's newest home run-hitting starYankees rookie phenom Aaron Judge has been one of the most compelling stories in baseball this season as no rookie in MLB history has ever hit more home runs. Standing 6-foot-7 and weighing 282 pounds, Judge is already the largest position player to ever ...read more
Source: San Francisco Gate
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:46:00 GMT
Kansas is on national television against TCU because FOX wants baseball ratings for the ALCS
Kansas is on national television against TCU because FOX wants baseball ratings for the ALCSThe broadcast schedule had six of seven possible league championship series games on FS1. The channel’s in about 84 million homes, and FOX Sports is in an eternal ratings battle with ESPN for all of its live sports content. FOX’s live rights to the ...read more
Source: sbnation.com
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 04:52:00 GMT
Gamecocks in pro baseball: Final wrapup
Gamecocks in pro baseball: Final wrapupSeason over. Hit .245 with 17 homers and 63 RBIs in 133 games. Stole eight bases. The Red Sox won the American League East. Sam Dyson, RHP, San Francisco Season over. Was 4-10 with a 6.09 ERA and 14 saves over two stops. Struck out 34 and walked 30 in 54 2 ...read more
Source: The Post and Courier
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 05:00:00 GMT
Wire Taps: Washington Nationals’ manager search begins in earnest; Nats taking beating for decision on Dusty Baker...
Wire Taps: Washington Nationals’ manager search begins in earnest; Nats taking beating for decision on Dusty Baker...The baseball world is not impressed with the Washington Nationals’ handling of the Dusty Baker situation, but that’s not too surprising. The fact that folks around the baseball world think the Nats’ brass is arrogant is well-established at this point ...read more
Source: SBNation Federal Baseball
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 07:51:00 GMT
World Series 2017: Why the Dodgers have the advantage on paper vs. Astros
World Series 2017: Why the Dodgers have the advantage on paper vs. AstrosHouston led the majors in runs scored, finished second in home runs, and had the lowest strikeout rate in baseball. Add it all up, and it's no wonder the Astros finished first in advanced metrics like True Average -- a one-stop offensive stat that adjusts ...read more
Source: CBS Sports
Published on Sun, 22 Oct 2017 09:23:00 GMT