Tag Archives: Major League Baseball

The Washington Post: George Will- ‘Saying Goodbye To Football: Baseball is The True American Pastime’

Source: The New Democrat I’m a big fan of baseball myself. Along with football, baseball is the only sport that I can follow for the entire season and actually still enjoy watching regular season games. Not just with the Orioles … Continue reading

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MLB: MLB 1981-4/11-Houston Astros @ Los Angeles Dodgers: Full Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus The Astros-Dodgers rivalry was pretty good in the 1980s when both clubs were in the NL West and were consistently in the NL West race. The Astros won the division from … Continue reading

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CBS News: Sunday Morning- Take Our Poll- Should Pete Rose be in the Hall of Fame: The Case For Inducting Pete Rose in the MLB Hall of Fame

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat The only reason why Pete Rose is not in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame and he would’ve gone in I believe 1992 which I believe would’ve been is first … Continue reading

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AP: Video: NY Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez Out For Entire 2014 Season

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Is anyone surprised by this. We knew A-Rod was going to get hit big for use of drugs that are illegal in Major League Baseball. And what A-Rod … Continue reading

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Classic MLB 11-ABC Sports: MLB 1982-NLCS-Game 3-St. Louis Cardinals @ Atlanta Braves: Full Game

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press Plus An interesting matchup for a championship series with two teams that were almost nothing like. The St. Louis Cardinals as a team hit less than 100 home runs that season. … Continue reading

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Classic Phillies TV-ABC Sports: MLB 1978-NLCS Game 4-Philadelphia Phillies @ Los Angeles Dodgers: Full Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat This was a very good matchup for an NLCS between the Phillies and Dodgers. Because you had a more power-hitting offensive oriented team in the Phillies, going up against a pitching … Continue reading

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MLB Classics-NBC Sports: MLB 1980-World Series-Game 7-Kansas City Royals @ Philadelphia Phillies: Full Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus 1980 might have been the best Kansas Royals team that they ever had. They had a very good lineup offensively, good defense, good pitching both starting and in the bullpen, Jim … Continue reading

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Classic MLB 11: Video: MLB 1984-NBC MLB-GOW-6/23-St. Louis Cardinals @ Chicago Cubs: Full Game

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on WordPress The baseball game that seemed like to would never end. A classic game in this great Cardinals-Cubs rivalry, great rivalry even though the Cardinals are traditional winners and … Continue reading

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Classic Phillies TV: MLB 1981-10/04-Chicago Cubs @ Philadelphia Phillies: Full Game

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press Plus 1981 was an interesting season for Major League Baseball to say the least. It was a strike shorten season and the genius’ at MLB decided to do a minor league … Continue reading

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MLB Classics-NBC Sports: MLB 1988-World Series-Game 1-Oakland Athletics @ Los Angeles Dodgers: Full Game

  Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press Plus “I don’t believe what I just saw!” Which of course was Jack Buck’s famous call of Kirk Gibson’s famous home run for the Dodgers in-game 1 of the 1988 World … Continue reading

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