Tag: MLB

Red Sox take Game 2 of World Series

Photo courtesy of Arturo Pardavilla III, Wikipedia The Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers haven’t faced each other in a World Series since 1916, before the “Curse of the Bambino” ever existed. That changed on a cold, rainy Tuesday night, as the Red Sox went on to win Game […]

Red Sox beat Yankees, move on to ALCS

Photo courtesy of Keith Allison, Wikipedia Following Saturday’s 6-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox, which evened up the series at one game apiece, the tide and momentum had seemed to switch over to the New York Yankees. Having taken care of business by winning one game on the road, […]

MLB postseason shapes up as regular season ends

Courtesy of Wikipedia October baseball is once again around the corner. With only one more week remaining in the 2018 MLB regular season, another memorable postseason is to be expected. The American League, now being all wrapped up with the Boston Red Sox winners of the American League East, Cleveland […]

MLB players show support for a shortened season

Courtesy of Arturo Pardavilla lll, Wikipedia Baseball has been America’s pastime for over 100 years, and while MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has been taking steps to try and shorten the games, players have come out in support of shortening the season. Due to many teams having to cancel games early […]

MLB rule changes speed up game but aren’t necessary

Photo courtesy of Arturo Pardavilla, Wikipedia The leisurely pace of America’s pastime that many have become so accustomed to since its inception will look to be accelerated this season, as Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred announced back in February that there would be a series of rule changes that would […]

MLB commissioner announces baseball rule changes

Photo courtesy of Arturo Pardavila III, Wikipedia Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred announced early on Monday a series of rule changes to quicken the pace of play during baseball games. Many speculated that a pitch clock or a between-batter timer would be used specifically for this reason come the […]

Cleveland Indians and MLB retire insensitive logo

Icon courtesy of Chief Wahoo, Wikipedia After nearly 70 years, the Cleveland Indians along with Major League Baseball announced in January that the team would be retiring the Chief Wahoo logo for the start of their 2019 campaign. The decision to do so did not come as a surprise to […]