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  • Samurai Japan are World Champs

    The 2023 World Baseball Classic was more than just a mere success. I believe it has helped revolutionize baseball as a global phenomenon that will only continue to grow. This was the fifth iteration of the tournament, but it will stand out in history as the one that truly realized this tournament as an event that everyone should look forward to every three years. Some of the best baseball I have e...

    Sports | March 27, 2023
  • The 'Spring' Classic - World Baseball Classic 2023

    The Major League Baseball season concluded in November as the Astros toppled the Phillies in six games to claim the World Series title. Baseball once again returned to hibernation for the cold winter months. Winter turns to spring and the baseball season takes its place once more. This year, though, is slightly different. Before we can watch our favorite teams go to battle, a special tournament wi...

    Sports | February 27, 2023
  • Recapping the MLB Postseason

    The Major League Baseball season came to an end on Saturday, Nov. 5th as the Houston Astros defeated the Philadelphia Phillies by a score of 4-1. A great World Series capped off a terrific postseason that was different from any other postseason in history. For the first time, six teams from each league were allowed into the postseason, so we had more games, rounds, and teams than ever before. This...

    Sports | November 14, 2022
  • MLB Postseason predictions

    On Friday, Oct. 7, the Major League Baseball (MLB) Postseason will kick off with the Wild Card Series. The postseason will have a format that baseball fans have never seen before: six teams from both the National League and the American League will fight for the World Series title. The seeding is decided by each team’s regular season record. The top three seeds are represented by the three divisio...

    Sports | October 3, 2022
  • Looking ahead to the baseball postseason

    The Major League Baseball (MLB) regular season is finally coming to an end after nearly six long months and over 4,200 games between the 30 teams. With the end of the regular season comes the start of the postseason, better known as October Baseball. Twelve teams, six teams from each league, will have their ticket to the dance to fight for that all-important World Series title. Before we reach tha...

    Sports | September 26, 2022