If the Houston Astros blow the American League Championship Series, we’ll be able to pinpoint the exact moment the series flipped. After smashing a three-run homer in Game 3, New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge’s bat awakened in a big way during Game 4. Judge looked much more like himself at the plate during the […]
The #Yankees were once down 4-0. Gary Sanchez just gave them a 6-4 lead in the bottom of the eighth. https://t.co/bmojNgBcX0 — Sporting News Canada (@sportingnewsca) October 18, 2017 The New York Yankees sure are getting good at this whole comeback thing. After cutting their deficit in the American League Championship Series to 2-1 on […]
Before Tuesday, the last postseason game Lance McCullers Jr. started was Game 4 of the 2015 American League Division Series between the Houston Astros and the Kansas City Royals. With the Astros up 2-1 in the ALDS, McCullers carried a 3-2 lead into the seventh inning before getting pulled. By the time the inning was […]
After a rough start to begin the Arizona Fall League, Sandy Alcantara was absolutely dominant on Monday. The Cardinals’ No. 9 prospect was unhittable as Surprise topped Scottsdale, 9-8, in walk-off fashion at Surprise Stadium. Alcantara, who gave up three runs in two innings in his first start, walked one and fanned one over three […]
The Cubs are two games away from being stopped short in defense of their World Series championship, and their right-handed-hitting second baseman, Javier Baez, is hitless in 19 at-bats in the postseason. They have three other options at the position, all of whom would hit left-handed against Dodgers right-hander Yu Darvish on Tuesday.
If we had to pick one at-bat that best explained the entire Yankees-Indians ALDS, we’d pick Brett Gardner’s epic 12-pitch encounter against Indians’ closer Cody Allen in the ninth inning of Game 5. That one extended battle captured everything that will define this stunning series. It highlighted the Yankees relentless nature in rallying from an […]
For Yankees manager Joe Girardi, Wednesday’s victory in Game 5 downgraded his non-challenge flap in Game 2 to just a footnote in what has otherwise been a largely successful managerial career.
Daily Recap: Francisco Lindor’s grand slam sparked the largest Indians’ comeback in club history as Yan Gomes’ walk-off single wins Game 2 Check out http://MLB.com/video for more! About MLB.com: Former Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced on January 19, 2000, that the 30 Major League Club owners voted unanimously to centralize all of Baseball’s Internet […]
At this point baseball fans shouldn’t really be amazed by anything the Cleveland Indians do. Not after their magical run to the World Series last season. Not after their 22-game winning streak this year. But here we are, two games into the Indians’ American League Division Series against the New York Yankees and the Indians […]
Yan Gomes laced a single down the line off Dellin Betances to plate the winning run in Game 2 of the ALDS as the Cleveland Indians rallied to beat the New York Yankees 9-8 in 13 innings. .@Yan_AGomes The @Indians walk off #ALDS Game 2! pic.twitter.com/JpWUh4lOZn — MLB Network (@MLBNetwork) October 7, 2017 The hit […]
In a game that had no bearing on their postseason situation, the Cubs still showed flair for the dramatic in the late innings on Friday afternoon. In the bottom of the eighth, Ian Happ’s three-run home run off of reliever Michael Lorenzen propelled the Cubs to a 5-4 comeback win over the Reds at Wrigley […]
Tim Anderson scored from first base on Rymer Liriano’s RBI single to left in the eighth inning as the White Sox came back to top the Halos on Thursday. Rob Brantly started the comeback with a two-run home run earlier in the inning. Carlos Perez had a two-run homer for the Angels.