Michael Wacha won again in October and the St. Louis Cardinals got just enough help from Boston, beating the Red Sox 4-2 Thursday night.
Jerry Recco got us up to date on the World Series, which is even at one game apiece after the Cards’ 4-2 win over the Red Sox last night in Boston.
The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
During an interview Thursday on WFAN radio, Torre said replay — currently in place for home runs — won’t be available for every call under the to-be-determined new rules.
Game 1 of the 2013 World Series is in the books. Here are five things you missed from the game.
Jay Horwitz strikes again! The Mets public relations chief — and social media funny guy — sparked yet another rumor with a tweet Thursday morning.
The Yankees great will receive the Commissioner’s Historic Achievement Award during an on-field ceremony Thursday night.
Carlos Beltran waited 16 years to make it to the World Series. He lasted a little more than an inning.
Mike Napoli hit a three-run double in the first, and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of a reversed call by umpires and sloppy St. Louis fielding, as the Red Sox won the World Series opener 8-1 Wednesday night.
As a native New Yorker, I am allergic to all things New England — from the way they talk to Ben Affleck to our carpet-bagging mayor whose life’s work is banning soft drinks and arresting smokers in Central Park.
It seems that the World Series has shrunk and shriveled over the years to the point where it is a folksy little event to all except those associated with the two teams participating.
Check out the managers in this year’s Fall Classic. It shows you that the day-to-day grumbling about managers isn’t that big a deal in the end.
Weather permitting, the World Series is set to start Wednesday night at Fenway Park with the Boston Red Sox hosting the St. Louis Cardinals.
Carlos Beltran to the Bronx? It could happen this offseason. Somebody should keep the reports away from St. Louis teammate Adam Wainwright.
In this installment of By The Numbers, I would like to reminisce a bit about the two players who I feel were the greatest all-time members of their respective teams. I write of Stan Musial and Ted Williams.