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For the New York Yankees, the time to win the World Series is now. (Courtesy of Flickr)

They’re Running Out of Time

February 12, 2020

Let’s just cut to the chase and say the 2020 New York Yankees have got to be the favorite, or one of the favorites, to win the World Series. We’ve seen in the last few years that maybe the Yankees...

Overtime: On “New York, New York”

October 31, 2018

By Emmanuel Berbari “We own real estate inside Red Sox fans’ heads.” “This is silly and childish.” “Act like you’ve been there before.” Hey, frankly, no one cares. You are speaking to deaf ears. For the fourth time in 15 years, the Boston Red Sox are baseball’s best. This year was different, however. This Red Sox team—compiling 119 wins between the regular season and playoffs—will ...

Aaron Judge and the Yankees could push their way into the World Series. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Previewing the Yankees Chances

October 3, 2018

By Rafique Louison A year ago, the Yankees surprised the baseball world when they had one of the most memorable postseason runs in 2017. No one expected a team led by Aaron Judge, Gary Sanchez, an aging CC Sabathia and Araron Hi...

This year's World Series proved to be just as, if not more thrilling than last year's final bout.

Wild West World Series

November 8, 2017

By Evan Biancardi For the first time since 2002, the World Series featured a seventh game for consecutive seasons. This time, it was the Astros who came out on top, as they defeated the Dodgers 5-1 in the decisive game. It was Houston...

Yuli Gurriel added a hint of controversy to a fun World Series.

Best World Series Ever?

November 8, 2017

By Peter Valentino Last year, I wrote an article on how great the 2016 World Series was and where it ranked in history. I talked about how television ratings doubled compared to the 2015 World Series, going from an average of 14 mill...

The Best World Series Ever?

November 9, 2016

By Peter Valentino Last Wednesday, 40 million people tuned in to watch what many are describing as the greatest baseball game ever, as the Chicago Cubs ended their 108 year championship drought to the Clev...

Cubs manager Joe Maddon won his first World Series title this year. (Courtesy of Wikimedia)

The Cubs Have Ruined Baseball

November 9, 2016

By Jack McLoone  Well everyone, it’s been fun. Time to pack it all up. The Cubs have won their first World Series since 1908, and baseball as we know it is through. Teaching baseball to a young kid for...

Led by Buster Posey, the San Francisco Giants have World Series hopes in 2016. Courtesy of Wikimedia

Making Sense of the NL West

March 9, 2016

By Peter Valentino  The first line in the theme song to “Full House,” set in San Francisco, California, is “Whatever happened to predictability?” Well, predictability seems to have found its way to the...

The Mets would benefit from adding a pitcher like Darren O'Day. Courtesy of Wikimedia

The Mets Approach to 2016

November 11, 2015

By Matthew Michaels The New York Mets transformed from a joke into a respectable, formidable team within a couple of months during the magical summer of 2015. After an unexpected trip to the World Seri...

Matt Harvey and the Mets just couldn't get past the Royals in the World Series. Courtesy of Wikimedia

Met Their Match

November 4, 2015

By Brendan O'Connell The devastated look on the faces of Mets fans across the Citi Field bleachers said it all. The Amazin’ Mets were watching their 2015 season unravel before their very eyes. The 12th inning of...

Johnny Cueto has been a big part of the Royals' success this season. Courtesy of Flickr.

Returning to Royalty

October 28, 2015

By Brendan O'Connell Until last season’s World Series appearance, the Kansas City Royals had not reached the postseason since their 1985 title – a 28-year drought. Now they find themselves competing in the championship se...

Citi Field will be hosting its first World Series. Courtesy of Wikimedia

Overtime: On the Mets and 2015

October 28, 2015

By Sam Belden Before this year, it had been a while since my New York Mets had given me anything to be smile about. Sure, I developed an unrelenting and unreasonable sense of pride in the orange and blu...

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