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MLB Playoffs Scores

Posted on 12 Oct, 2015, by in MLB

Games 3 in both ALDS resulted with the Houston Astros beating the Kansas City Royals 4-2 to take a 2-1 lead and get one step closer to eliminating the favorites, while the Toronto Blue Jays crushed the Texas Rangers 5-1, avoiding elimination, at least for a short while, although momentum is now on their side. More

Orioles beat Tigers

MLB Playoffs – Baltimore Orioles Hang On, Detroit Tigers Can’t Score

Posted on 6 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

A close series for the most part that ends in a sweep, which seems to be the trend in the American League. The Baltimore Orioles move on to the ALCS after a 3-0 sweep and a 2-1 win in game 3 over the Detroit Tigers thanks to a Nelson Cruz home run, while their opponents, backed by the home crowd, got close in the ninth inning but couldn’t complete the turnaround. More

Royals beat Angels

MLB Playoffs – Kansas City Royals Complete Sweep, Los Angeles Angels Going Home

Posted on 6 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

Momentum is a special kind of thing which is impossible to quantify or measure. The Kansas City Royals have it on their side, taking advantage of it to complete a stunning three game sweep in the ALDS against the Los Angeles Angels, a team with the best record in baseball during the regular season. Game 3 ended in yet another blowout, with the underdogs advancing after winning 8-3. More

Royals beat Angels

MLB Playoffs – Kansas City Royals Shine Late, Los Angeles Angels Can’t Hit

Posted on 3 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

The postseason in baseball is often about momentum, and the Kansas City Royals carried it into game 1 of their ALDS against the Los Angeles Angels, beating the team with the best record in the majors 3-2 thanks to an 11th inning home run from Mike Moustakas, some excellent glove handling from Norichika Aoki and an excellent performance from Jason Vargas and the bullpen, taking a 1-0 lead. More

Orioles beat Tigers

MLB Playoffs – Baltimore Orioles Bats Explode, Detroit Tigers Slightly Stunned

Posted on 3 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

The Baltimore Orioles take a 1-0 lead in the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers with 12-3 win, as Chris Tillman pulled himself out of a big jam to inspire a huge, 8-run eighth inning after the game kicked off with three home runs in the first couple of innings. Max Scherzer, unlike the pitcher he was dueling with, eventually lost control. More

Royals vs Angels

MLB Playoffs – Royals vs Angels Game 1 Predictions

Posted on 2 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

The opening game of the ALDS between the Los Angeles Angels and the Kansas City Royals is something of an end to a playoff drought, one short, the other one extremely long, for both teams, but also a head to head between teams that represent a very different approach to building a contender in Baseball today. More

Tigers vs Orioles

MLB Playoffs – Tigers vs Orioles Game 1 Predictions

Posted on 2 Oct, 2014, by in MLB

The real playoffs of the 2014 MLB season begins with the ALDS and game 1 between the Detroit Tigers, the more experienced and favorites in this match-up, and the Baltimore Orioles, who actually have the better record despite not possessing the same kind of star power on their team. More

Red Sox Score

Red Sox vs Rays – From Worst to First

Posted on 9 Oct, 2013, by in MLB

It’s easy to forget how bad things were for the Boston Red Sox only a year ago, but it doesn’t really matter as they dump the Tampa Bay Rays with a 3-1 win in a 3-1 series, thanks to some fantastic pitching, as their bats went quiet for a second consecutive game. More

Max Scherzer

A’s vs Tigers – Max Scherzer Pull it Off as a Relief Pitcher

Posted on 9 Oct, 2013, by in MLB

Instead of starting game 5, Max Scherzer came on as a reliever to save the Detroit Tigers from having their season ended by the Oakland A’s, getting out of a jam to help his team pull off the 8-6 win, tying the series at 2-2, sending us to a decider back in Oakland. More

Jose Lobaton

The Beginning of a Comeback (Red Sox vs Rays)

Posted on 8 Oct, 2013, by in MLB

If the Tampa Bay Rays beating the Boston Red Sox 5-4 to get their first win of their ALDS series, staying alive in the playoffs, is about one moment, it has to be Jose Lobaton coming on to hit a walk off home run in the ninth. If it’s about more than that, it was the Rays finally being able to keep the Red Sox bats from getting their usual hot. More