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Brian Tinsman
October 11, 2019 - 10:57 pm
The fun police were out in force at Game 1 of the NLCS in St. Louis, as the Washington Nationals clashed with the Cardinals. Cardinals fans took zero time in booing Nats left fielder Juan Soto when he came to bat in the first inning. Soto clearly heard the boos and couldn’t help but smirk as he dug...
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Andrew Porter
October 11, 2019 - 12:26 pm
Well, this would be something. The Phillies, after announcing the firing of Gabe Kapler on Thursday , begin their search for a new manager. And according to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, former Phillies pitcher Curt Schilling is interested in the position. Friends close to Curt Schilling say he...
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John Healy
October 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Greatness is often associated with championships in professional sports, but even the greats are sometimes dealt the short end of the stick. Whether or not it is by their own doing, not getting the opportunity, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, many legendary players have that one...
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Andrew Porter
October 10, 2019 - 10:29 am
Gabe Kapler will not return as Phillies manager, the team announced. The decision took awhile, finally coming 11 days after the end of the regular season. Kapler, 44, was hired in October of 2017, inheriting a 96-loss team. He went 161-163 in two seasons as Phillies manager, but Philadelphia...
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Tim Kelly
October 10, 2019 - 9:55 am
Remember that scene in “The Sandlot” where Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez leads his team into the opponent’s field and they, in the words of Scotty Smalls, “beat the crap” out of the team they had bad blood with? That’s kind of what the St. Louis Cardinals did Wednesday night in Atlanta. In a win-or-go-...
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John Healy
October 07, 2019 - 2:05 pm
Home runs may be flying out of major league ballparks at an alarming rate, but there are still few greater thrills in sports than a clutch postseason home run. The past decade certainly had some hair-raising home runs in October, and the advent of social media has helped expand the reach and...
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John Healy
October 06, 2019 - 10:00 am
The Minnesota Twins turned to their unlikeliest of sources to try and stop their 14-game postseason losing streak in former Uber driver-turned-starter Randy Dobnak in Saturday's Game 2. Yet, Dobnak could not give them a, er, lift. He lasted just two-plus innings, allowing six hits and charged with...
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Derek Fogel
October 06, 2019 - 1:02 am
Houston (SPORTSRADIO 610) - Gerrit Cole continued his dominant stretch of starts that dates back months into the regular season with a historic 15-strikeout performance Saturday night in the Houston Astros' 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays. The right-hander tossed 118 pitches over 7.2 shutout...
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John Healy
October 03, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Nothing quite matches the intensity of October baseball, with every pitch carrying weighted meaning. While pressure moments can sometimes bring out the best, it can also bring out the worst in players and teams. Over the last decade, there have been several moments and series where teams have...
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John Healy
September 29, 2019 - 10:45 am
There’s a new rookie home run king in town. Mets first baseman Pete Alonso blasted his major league-leading 53rd home run of the season on Saturday against the Atlanta Braves, breaking the previous rookie record of 52 set by Yankees slugger Aaron Judge in 2017. Alonso, the National League...
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