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  • This Day In Sports History (October 17th) — The Earthquake Series

    This Day In Sports History (October 17th) — The Earthquake Series

    It was on this day in 1989 that Game 3 of the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and the Oakland A’s was cancelled following the Loma Prieta Earthquake.  The earthquake struck the city of San Francisco approximately 30 minutes before game-time, causing massive chaos to ensue at Candlestick Park and around the city. […]

  • 13 Top Storylines of the 2013 MLB Season

    13 Top Storylines of the 2013 MLB Season

    With the 2013 MLB season underway and heading into its first full weekend, we’ve all had a little time to get into a baseball mindset again. Thus, it’s the perfect time to have a look at what we can expect to see on Big League diamonds this year. What does that mean? Well, it doesn’t […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 26th) — New York Yankees

    This Day In Sports History (October 26th) — New York Yankees

    It was on this day in 2000 that the New York Mets and New York Yankees played Game 5 of the World Series.  This was the last installment of the “Subway Series” and the Yankees went on to win the game and claim their third consecutive World Series title and fourth in the last five […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/24/12 — Pablo Sandoval

    With Justin Verlander on the mound for the Detroit Tigers during Game One of the World Series last night, few would have imagined that we would be talking about a three-home-run performance from a San Francisco Giants batter.  But that is exactly what all the buzz is about one day later, as Pablo Sandoval, a.k.a. […]

  • The 12 Hottest WAGs of the 2012 World Series

    The 12 Hottest WAGs of the 2012 World Series

    The 2012 World Series gets underway tonight in San Francisco, with Tigers ace Justin Verlander going up against Giants stud Matt Cain. Obviously, with that kind of matchup, and with the way both teams are playing, this could be a pretty awesome series. However, I’m not going to make even the mildest prediction for how […]

  • The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    The 13 Greatest Comebacks in MLB Postseason History

    Well, last night the San Francisco Giants became only the 12th MLB team to come back from a 3-1 deficit in a best-of-seven series. So the topic for today’s list was a no-brainer: best postseason comebacks in MLB history. It includes all twelve 3-1 comebacks, plus one comeback from a best-of-give series, and while a […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 10/22/12 — Marco Scutaro

    Stat Line Of The Night — 10/22/12 — Marco Scutaro

    Five days ago the San Francisco Giants’ chances of reaching the World Series for the second time in three years were not looking good.  After all, they had just lost Game 4 of the NLCS by a score of 8-3, and with the Cards holding a commanding 3-1 series lead, the Giants would have to […]