Tag Archives: baseball

  • 9 Reasons MLB Should Shorten Its Season

    9 Reasons MLB Should Shorten Its Season

    Have you looked at the calendar recently? It’s October 28. Halloween is three days away. November is four. The NFL regular season is more than halfway over. And yet we’re only four games into a World Series that’s going to take at least six and quite possibly seven games to decide. This isn’t the natural […]

  • 10 Best World Series Rivalries

    10 Best World Series Rivalries

    The 2013 World Series gets underway tomorrow, and it won’t just be any old matchup. This year’s Fall Classic will feature two of Major League Baseball’s most iconic and historic franchises: the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Now, any baseball fan over the age of 18 certainly remembers the last time these two teams […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 22nd) – Cincinnati Reds

    This Day In Sports History (October 22nd) – Cincinnati Reds

    It was on this day in 1975 that the Cincinnati Reds and the Boston Red Sox played game seven of the World Series.  The Reds defeated the Sox 4-3 to capture the franchise’s third World Series title. This World Series was ranked by ESPN as the second greatest Series ever played.  One of the most […]

  • Red Sox Closer Koji Uehara Just Needed a Hug (GIF)

    Red Sox Closer Koji Uehara Just Needed a Hug (GIF)

    If you’re looking for a reason not to hate the Red Sox, Koji Uehara is probably it. Two years ago, at the age of 36, the reliever stunk so bad in the ALCS that the Rangers left him off their roster when they got to the World Series. This season, however, at the age of […]

  • Tigers’ Torii Hunter Vanishes Behind Wall During Attempted Catch (GIF)

    Tigers’ Torii Hunter Vanishes Behind Wall During Attempted Catch (GIF)

    Next time you hear someone say the magic is gone from professional baseball, direct them to this GIF, which shows the Detroit Tigers’ Torii Hunter attempting to catch Red Sox David Ortiz‘s grand slam home run. As you can see, Hunter made a slight miscalculation as he approached the bullpen, and ended up doing a […]