World Series

Best players to never play in a World Series

Best players to never play in a World Series
August 30, 2012 No Comments »

Ask any ballplayer in the major leagues today what their ultimate goal is and they’ll say “To win the World Series.” That’s at least what we hope they’ll say. After all, if you experience team success, individual success (and a ... Read More »

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

World Series Game Seven, October 27, 1991 | Atlanta Braves vs. Minnesota Twins at Metrodome in Minnesota The greatest pitching performance in the World Series ever? Might have been. Jack Morris, the ace of aces in the 1980s, starter of ... Read More »

McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks

McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

World Series Game Seven, Octtober 16, 1962 | New York Yankees vs. San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park in San Francisco This was the first World Series played in Northern California, with the Giants hosting in Candlestick Park along the ... Read More »

Reggie and Campy homered to support Holtzman as A’s repeated in 1973

Reggie and Campy homered to support Holtzman as A’s repeated in 1973
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

World Series Game Seven, October 21, 1973 | New York Mets vs. Oakland Athletics at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland It was the seventh game of the World Series and only days earlier the owner of this team had tried to ... Read More »

Ultimate Games

Ultimate Games
June 7, 2012 No Comments »

What are Ultimate Games? An ultimate game is a must win for both teams. A seventh game of the World Series for example, or a thrilling game five or game seven that decides the LCS or division series. Even the ... Read More »

Why the Giants can win the World Series again

Why the Giants can win the World Series again
July 11, 2011 No Comments »

No National League team has repeated as World Series champion since Cincinnati’s Big Red Machine 35 years ago. The only team that has a chance to end that drought is the San Francisco Giants. Here’s why they can do it. ... Read More »

Only World Series champions without Hall of Famers

Only World Series champions without Hall of Famers
November 1, 2010 No Comments »

From 1903-1989, every World Series winning team except two have boasted at least one future Hall of Famer on their roster. In most of the cases, the winning team has had more than one player who have gone on to ... Read More »

Ten greatest performances in Game Seven of the World Series by Hall of Famers

Ten greatest performances in Game Seven of the World Series by Hall of Famers
November 1, 2010 No Comments »

Throughout baseball history, great players have produced great moments in dramatic games, and Hall of Fame members are no exception, providing numerous memorable moments in a winner-take-all contests of the Fall Classic Read More »

The hit that won the Tigers’ first World Series title

The hit that won the Tigers’ first World Series title
October 2, 2010 No Comments »

On October 2, 1935, J. Edgar Hoover, America’s wildly famous FBI agent, was in the stands at Navin Field for the start of the World Series. At the end, it was another “G-Man” who made healdines, as Goose Goslin’s single ... Read More »