Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Double

In 1995, the Seattle Mariners had their first breakthrough season in their young 19 years franchise history when they won their division ( AL West) for the first time by beating the California Angels in a tiebreaking game for the AL West … Continue reading

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1993 World Series Game 6 “Touch Em All Joe!”

In the 1993 World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Toronto Blue Jays, there was offense and lots of it. In game 4 the Blue Jays beat the Phillies 15-14 in the highest scoring game in World Series history … Continue reading

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2011 World Series Game 6 Freese Saves The Day

There is rarely one game where it’s so captivating that people that aren’t sports fan are even watching. That was the case in game 6 of 2011 World Series between the Texas Rangers and the St. Louis Cardinals with the … Continue reading

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1988 World Series Game 1 “She I-I-I-I-IS Gone”

In a all California matchup in the 1988 World Series between the LA Dodgers and the Oakland A’s the stakes couldn’t be higher. The heavily favored Oakland A’s who were 104-58 and just swept the Red Sox 4-0 in the … Continue reading

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1986 World Series Game 6 “It gets through Buckner!”

In the 1986 World Series, two teams in the Boston Red Sox and New York Mets were looking to end a World Series drought. The Mets haven’t won a World Series since 1969 (17 years) meanwhile the Red Sox haven’t won since … Continue reading

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1951 The Shot Heard ‘Round The World

In 1951 it seemed The Brooklyn Dodgers had the NL pennant all wrapped up. By August 10th they led cross town rivals the New York Giants by 12.5 games and it appeared that they would face off eventually against the … Continue reading

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1991 World Series Game 7 Jack Morris goes mad

On October 27th 1991, there was a Game 7 for the World Series title. There have already been 4 single run games and 3 decided in the final at-bat so why this World Series deciding Game 7 be any different? The … Continue reading

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