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World Series Preview by Mike Lalor

Hope everyone is well out there — it’s good to be back, and just in time for the best part of the 112th World Series. Tied at one game apiece, the American League Champion Cleveland Indians and the National League Champion Chicago Cubs moved to Wrigley Field in Chicago for Games 3, 4, and 5. Friday night’s Game 3 was ... Read More »

My Mets Story by Gina Brinskelle

By Gina Brinskelle I am watching the Mets in the World Series. I don’t get to say that very often! Yes, technically I was alive in 1986 but I don’t remember. However, I do remember 2000 and it still stings. During this current World Series, the Fox broadcasters have made many outrageous comments but one specific comment has stuck with ... Read More »

My Mets Story by Gregory Nichols

By Gregory Nichols, lifelong Mets fan and creator of the “Disgruntled Mets Fan” page on Facebook My earliest memory of the Mets is my family celebrating the World Series win in 1986. I don’t remember anything about the game. I just remember my family celebrating, dancing and my older brother printing out “World Champions” on his DOT matrix printer. Ironically, at ... Read More »

Giants win Game 7 for 3rd title in 5 years

Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – Madison Bumgarner watched as Pablo Sandoval worked his way under the ball. Moments later, the San Francisco Giants ace was swarmed by teammates near the mound after punctuating one of the great postseason performances in any sport. Some of them stopped first to congratulate Sandoval, who was on his back after catching the last out. ... Read More »

Giants ride one-man wrecking crew to a title

By Chris Ruddick, MLB Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The San Francisco Giants got a combined nine outs from their starting pitchers in Games 6 and 7. Yet here they are celebrating a third World Series title in five years. How is that even possible? Well, had I not seen it with my own eyes, I would ... Read More »

And then there was one…

By Chris Ruddick, MLB Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – After a 162-game regular season and three rounds of playoffs it all comes down to this. One game. Do or die for the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants in a Game 7 on Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium. It doesn’t get much better than a decisive game ... Read More »

Royals force Game 7 with 10-0 win over Giants

Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – Mike Moustakas smoked a double inside the right-field line, opening the flood gates. Nori Aoki slapped a single through the left side, Lorenzo Cain dropped a bloop hit into center and Eric Hosmer bounced a double over a drawn-in infield. By the time Billy Butler ended a half-hour rally with a gapper to the outfield ... Read More »

Oscar Taveras’ death overshadows Giants’ Game 5 win

By Chris Ruddick, MLB Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The San Francisco Giants moved one step closer to their third World Series title in five years on Sunday. But, whatever transpired on the field seemed a bit inconsequential to what happened down in the Dominican Republic earlier in the day, as St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras ... Read More »