Madison Bumgardner put on an unbelievable performance in Game 7 of the World Series, as they beat the Royals 3-2, padding his MVP credentials in the process. His play in October alone has been mythical, with a 1.03 ERA in 52 2/3 innings. In Game 7, Bumgardner blanked the Royals in the 6th, 7th and… Read More The Giants Win the Pennant! Bumgardner’s legendary performance in Game 7
1990 – Cincinnati Reds sweep Oakland A’s in the 86th World Series.
This is the first post in a series that will be ongoing, where we examine and poke fun at some of the most ghastly teams ever to take the field. Tony the Tiger would be ashamed of this team. And I know the 2003 Tigers were nowhere near as good as Frosted Flakes. They were… Read More The Worst Teams of All Time, Part 3: The 2003 Detroit Tigers
1996 – Braves beat NY Yanks by record tying 11 runs, 12-1 in a World Series.
The Cubs, as they have for the last 100+ years, have finally ended another disappointing season. However, a 73-89 finish makes it look like things might finally be looking up in Chicago. A few talented players are there, such as Anthony Rizzo, and there are bright prospects that seem pro-ready for the future. Will Chicago… Read More Will the Cubs finish above .500 in 2015?
1992 – Ed Sprague’s two-run home run in the ninth inning off Jeff Reardon in Game Two gives Toronto a 5-4 win over Atlanta and evens the World Series.