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The Lastros No More

(Photo: Major League Baseball) Last night, the Houston Astros won the 2017 World Series, just like Sports Illustrated predicted in June of 2014. They defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-1 in Game 7. They got over the hump, with Dallas … Continue reading

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Indians on Brink of Title?

Are you surprised? Cleveland, the forgotten team in this World Series, is on the brink of its first World Series championship in 68 years. The Indians took a commanding 3-1 lead in games with a 7-2 win Saturday night in … Continue reading

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Cubs to the World Series

Something most of us hadn’t seen in our lifetimes: the Chicago Cubs are headed to the World Series! They beat the Dodgers 5-0 tonight to wrap up the NLCS, 4 games to two. BSP was not always a big fan … Continue reading

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Royals Win World Series, National Media Weeps

Congratulation to the Kansas City Royals. They are the World Series champions for the first time since 1985. What a hard nosed, resilient bunch. After falling in the World Series last year to Madison Bumgarner, the Royals, according to their … Continue reading

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What a Bummer!

Tell me you thought the San Francisco Giants were going to rebound from a 0-10 loss last night. Tell me you thought Madison Bumgarner was going to throw five innings of shutout ball in relief, on two days rest. Tell … Continue reading

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Red Sox Going Home Ahead

John Lester is making a strong case for World Series MVP with two sterling performances, putting the Boston Red Sox on the brink of a world championship with a 3-1 victory tonight. If the Red Sox win the World Series, … Continue reading

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The Legacy of LB James

I read somewhere LB James legacy rests on whether or not they win this series against the San Antonio Spurs. Once again, basketball talking heads blurting out nonsense. In this blogger’s opinion, LB James legacy is clear: Superstar, Hall-of-Famer and … Continue reading

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Game. Set. Match.

As we noted in an earlier post, no team has ever returned from a 0-3 hole in a World Series. We believe that one day, it will happen. But not this year. San Francisco Giants defeated the Detroit Tigers, 4-3 … Continue reading

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Your Saturday World Series Wrapup

The World Series and college football. What an awesome day! I’d talk about college football in this post, but the games aren’t over. So we’ll just mention the World Series. The World Series moved to Detroit for Game Three, but … Continue reading

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Detroit – San Francisco

The Detroit Tigers, heavily favored went into this series thinking they had recovered from their 2006 loss to St. Louis. Justin Verlander had matured since then and had become a pitcher versus a thrower. The Tigers have a potent linueup … Continue reading

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