The Win That Didn’t Get Away – DeGrom is 2018 NL Cy Young Award Champ

For Jacob deGrom voter support from Baseball Writers’ was easier to come by than runs from his fellow teammates. In a season filled with profound disappointment, the Mets ace got what he rightfully deserved – albeit one journalist, John Maffei, didn’t get the memo that victories alone don’t matter. Throughout… Read more“The Win That Didn’t Get Away – DeGrom is 2018 NL Cy Young Award Champ”

Dave Roberts Dubious Decision Cost the Dodgers Game 4

Saturday night Los Angeles fans lashed out on social media, ripping manager Dave Roberts a new one for pulling Rich Hill in a pivotal Game 4 at The Ravine. But before we jump on the criticizing bandwagon, he claimed to have a good reason. With a commanding 4-0 lead, the… Read more“Dave Roberts Dubious Decision Cost the Dodgers Game 4”

David Price Outduels Clayton Kershaw in Game 5, Red Sox Win World Series

The evening began on a negative note as indignant Dodger fans booed the manager of their beloved team. During the pregame introductions Dave Roberts got an earful for his controversial removal of dominant pitcher Rich Hill, who woulda, coulda, shoulda been the hero of Game 4 the night before. So,… Read more“David Price Outduels Clayton Kershaw in Game 5, Red Sox Win World Series”

Dodgers Beat Brewers in Game 7, Face Red Sox in World Series

After Game 5 I said to a friend, “If LA loses Game 6, they won’t win Game 7.” I’m glad to not be a betting kind of girl. Saturday night in a NLCS win or clean out your locker, a Dodger rookie starter with an iconic surname took the mound… Read more“Dodgers Beat Brewers in Game 7, Face Red Sox in World Series”

Tiger Woods Wins Tour Championship Ending Five Year Drought

Dressed in his signature Sunday best, Tiger Woods made his way to the 18th green flanked by a sea of spectators chanting and cheering his name as his 80th PGA Tournament victory was about to unfold. The 42-year old fist pumped his way past a field of younger studs to… Read more“Tiger Woods Wins Tour Championship Ending Five Year Drought”

Jacob deGrom’s Cy Young Hopes Are Still Alive After Mets 4-3 Loss At Fenway

On a day when the Mets were formally eliminated from postseason play, their Cy Young seeking starter may have come one step closer to the coveted award. Despite another disappointing no decision, Jacob deGrom extended his single-season major league record streak to 27 starts in which he has allowed three… Read more“Jacob deGrom’s Cy Young Hopes Are Still Alive After Mets 4-3 Loss At Fenway”

Conforto Crush Helps Revive Mets Anemic Offense

Days after a botched batting order bore a third consecutive series loss, the Mets seemed destined for more free falling in Philly. After Steven Matz tossed five innings of one run ball, the bullpen maintained their cool, setting up a ninth inning come from behind beauty off the bat of Michael Conforto. “I… Read more“Conforto Crush Helps Revive Mets Anemic Offense”

Braves Chop Mets Down To Size

New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway thought he had problems when his platooning catchers both took a dive on the disabled list. However, nothing could be more devastating than losing the ace of his pitching staff with a hyperextended right elbow on one swing of a bat. Jacob deGrom entered… Read more“Braves Chop Mets Down To Size”