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Baseball Hopes to Exceed Expectations in 2013

Baseball Hopes to Exceed Expectations in 2013

March 6, 2013

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER Nothing signals the start of spring quite like the dawn of the baseball season, and the Fordham baseball team has already done battle in Florida and the Bronx. If the...

A Deal Fit For a King

February 14, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports

It was reported this past week that pitcher Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners is nearing a contract extension that will keep him in Seattle for at least seven more seasons and make him the highest-paid pitcher in Major League Baseball. Hernandez, who is nicknamed “King Felix” because of his dominant pitching, has been one of the best pitchers in the MLB since he came onto the scene in 2005. He won the American League...

Let’s Bring the Rivalry Back

January 30, 2013

Filed under Baseball, Sports

January always brings New Year’s Resolutions. I am sure that numerous baseball players and officials alike have created their own already, but I still want to request one to a group of select players and officials. I want the members of the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox to resolve to renew the storied rivalry. Over the past few seasons, Yankees Red Sox rivalry has lost the luster that it once had. Rewind the clock...

Bonds, Clemens, and the Hall of Fame

January 23, 2013

Filed under Baseball

On Jan. 9, 2013, this year’s Major League Baseball Hall of Fame class was announced. The big story around this year’s class was Barry Bonds’ and Roger Clemens’ first appearances on the Hall’s ballot. Neither these two, or anybody that was eligible to be voted in, got the 75% of the vote needed to be elected into the Hall. Statistically, Bonds and Clemens had two of the greatest careers in MLB history, but both have...

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