Browsing 2011 MLB Season

2011 MLB Player Awards

Posted on 23 Nov, 2011, by in MLB

Justin Verlander winning the AL MVP and the Cy Young award stood out among the winners of the 2011 MLB individual awards, while Ryan Braun’s exceptional hitting didn’t go unnoticed, winning him the NL MVP award. More

St. Louis Cardinals Win 11th World Series Behind Carpenter, Freese and Craig

Posted on 28 Oct, 2011, by in MLB

The St. Louis Cardinals won game 7 with a 6-2 win, coming from behind, again, with David Freese, again, and Allen Craig, again, swinging big and hard. Chris Carpenter was huge on the mound once more, as the Texas Rangers just didn’t have anything left after the crushing loss in Game 6. More

Too Bad There Are Only 7 Games (Rangers vs Cardinals)

Posted on 28 Oct, 2011, by in MLB

David Freese’s 11th inning home run saved the St. Louis Cardinals, giving us the pleasure to enjoy Baseball and the 2011 World Series a little bit more, forcing a game 7 against the Texas Rangers. This series, Baseball, the postseason, it’s all good, despite the naysayers. More

2011 MLB Postseason Schedule

Posted on 29 Sep, 2011, by in MLB

The times and venues for the 2011 MLB postseason, with the ALDS Yankees-Tigers and Rangers-Rays while in the NL it’s the Phillies-Cardinals and Brewers-Diamondbacks. More

Jose Reyes & Miguel Cabrera Win NL & AL Batting Titles

Posted on 29 Sep, 2011, by in MLB

The AL Wild Card Race (eventually won by the Tampa Bay Rays) wasn’t the only thing decided on the final day of the 2011 MLB Season. The batting title in the NL went to Jose Reyes, the first Mets player in history to lead the league in batting average with a .337 to Ryan Braun’s .332. Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers won the AL batting title with .344. More

Playoffs Getting Closer? (Rays vs Yankees)

Posted on 23 Sep, 2011, by in MLB

The New York Yankees didn’t seem to be too torn up after Matt Moore tore through them in his first Major League start, earning the win in the Rays’ 15-8 over the AL East leader, putting them two games behind the Boston Red Sox. More

Mariano Rivera Gets to 600 Saves (Yankees vs Mariners)

Posted on 14 Sep, 2011, by in MLB

Mariano Rivera sealed the New York Yankees’ 90th win this season, 3-2 over the Seattle Mariners, with his 41 save in 2011 and more importantly, number 600 of his career, on his way to become the all time saves leader, passing Trevor Hoffman. More

Jesus Montero Worth the Hype (Yankees vs Orioles)

Posted on 6 Sep, 2011, by in MLB

Jesus Montero was called up from the minors for hitting prowess and his ability at catcher. The Yankees are in greater need of helping their pitchers, but Montero, at DH, justified his promotion with two home runs, helping the New York Yankees to a 11-10 win over the Baltimore Orioles, making it a 2.5 game lead on top of the AL East. More

Chris Heisey Has Monster Three Homer Game Against Yankees

Posted on 23 Jun, 2011, by in MLB

The Cinncinati Reds beat the New York Yankees 10-2 with Left Fielder Chris Heisey hitting three home runs. More

Was the Slide Worth it, Josh Hamilton?

Posted on 13 Apr, 2011, by in MLB

Josh Hamilton will miss the next two months of Baseball, as the Rangers’ and 2010 AL MVP broke his arm after his slide to home plate didn’t go as planned. More