It’s real Cubs fans, just about 17 hours later your lovable Cubbies are still World Series champions. Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last day you probably know that the Chicago Cubs outlasted the Cleveland Indians 8-7(10 innings) last night in possibly the best game 7 ever in any sport. The Cubs victory also meant that Cleveland blew a 3-1 series lead(queue up … Continue reading 108 Years Later the Cubs are World Series Champions
For the 8th time in 11 years the duck boats were back on the historic streets of Boston for another championship celebration. This time it was the Boston Red Sox celebrating their 2013 World Series title that they clinched on Wednesday night. The rally began at Fenway Park and ended with a trip into the Charles River. The celebration came to a brief stop on Boylston … Continue reading Red Sox Celebrate 2013 World Series Title With Rolling Rally
With Justin Verlander looming in game 7, one swing of the bat changed everything. Shane Victorino’s 7th inning grand slam put the Boston Red Sox up for good as they went on the claim the American League Pennant 5-2 in game 6. The Sox will be making their first trip back to the fall classic since 2007. They will take on the National League champion … Continue reading Victorino’s Slam Sends Sox Into World Series
The Detroit Tigers are heading to the World Series after sweeping the New York Yankees to win the American League. The Tigers pounced on Yankees early in game four and never looked back en route to a 8-1 victory. AL MVP front-runner Miguel Cabrera hit his first home run of the series in the win. Jhonny Peralta homered twice for Detroit. The Tigers dominated the … Continue reading Tigers Sweep Yanks, Headed to World Series
Three days after winning his third World Series, St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa announced his retirement. La Russa spent 33 years as a big league manager with the Oakland Athletics, Chicago White Sox, and St. Louis Cardinals. La Russa managed the Cardinals for the past 16 seasons, winning two World Series titles. Continue reading La Russa Leaves on Top
Congratulations to the St. Louis Cardinals for winning the 2011 World Series!! This was the 11th World Series championship in Cardinals history. The St. Louis Cardinals completed one of the greatest runs in baseball history after defeating the Texas Rangers 6-2 in game 7 of the World Series. David Freese was named World Series MVP. Freese was also the NLCS MVP. Continue reading World Champs
The World Series is heading for 7 after the St. Louis Cardinals mounted two improbable comebacks to win a game 6 thriller. Texas’ Adrian Beltre broke a 4-4 tie with a solo home run in the top of the 7th. The next batter, Nelson Cruz would also homer to give the Rangers a 6-4 lead. Later in the inning, Ian Kinsler would single home Derek Holland … Continue reading Cardinals Force Game 7
Mike Napoli was the offensive hero once again as the Texas Rangers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 in game 5 of the World Series, and are a win away from a World Series title. The Cardinals struck first again scoring 2 runs in the top for the 1st inning. The Rangers would get one of those runs back when Mitch Moreland hit a solo … Continue reading NA-PO-LI!
Rangers starter Derek Holland pitched the game of a lifetime as the Texas Rangers shutout the St. Louis Cardinal 4-0 to win game 4 of the Fall Classic and even the series at 2. The Rangers got the scoring started early when Elvis Andrus scored from first on a Josh Hamilton double. It remained a 1-0 game until the 6th inning when Mike Napoli launched a 3-run home … Continue reading Holland Gem
Albert Pujols and the St. Louis Cardinals slugged their way to a 16-7 game 3 victory and a 2-1 World Series lead. Allen Craig started the action with a solo homer run in the first to give the Cards an early lead. Texas trailed 5-0 heading into the bottom of the 4th but cut the lead to 5-3 on home runs by Michael Young and Nelson Cruz. … Continue reading Oh Albert!