World Series

Norichika Aoki of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after completing a sweep of the Baltimore Orioles in the ALCS at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Max: Underdog Royals Quickly (And Temporarily) Becoming America’s Team

I am riveted by this team. Maybe I just like the name Mike Moustakas. Or perhaps there’s more to it…

10/16/2014

ALCS - Baltimore Orioles v Kansas City Royals - Game Four

Broomsticks! Series-Bound Royals Edge Orioles, Complete ALCS Sweep

With more dominant defense, an opportunistic offense that plated two runs in the first inning and a bullpen that shut down the Baltimore Orioles once again.

10/16/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 13: Rain collects on seats in the stadium to postpone Game Three of the American League Championship Series between the Baltimore Orioles and the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on October 13, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Playoff Pinch Hits: Predicting The World Series Matchup

The Royals lead the Orioles 2-0. The Cardinals and Giants are tied at one game. What’s the chance of each possible World Series matchup?

10/14/2014

Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera celebrate the Yankees winning the 2009 World Series. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter’s Decision To Retire Signals End Of An Era

They owned October year after year. Derek Jeter and his baseball brothers — the gang that grew up champions. One by one, they walked away from the game until Jeter was the last man standing in pinstripes.

02/13/2014

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Five Sporting Events Worth Traveling For

Some of the best American sporting events worth traveling for are the Daytona 500, the Masters Tournament, the Super Bowl the U.S. Open and the World Series.

12/31/2013

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Former Yankees Pitcher Johnny Kucks Has Died

Kucks pitched in four World Series with the Yankees from 1955-58, going 1-0 with a 1.89 ERA in eight games.

11/02/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.

11/01/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 6

The Red Sox win their eighth World Series. Here are five things you missed from game 6.

10/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), David Ortiz (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Here’s The Difference Between David Ortiz And A-Rod

Ortiz is beloved in Boston. Alex Rodriguez is hated … well, just about everywhere it would seem. Is there a double standard? If you look closely, it’s easy to see the differences.

10/31/2013

A Red Sox fan celebrates after Boston defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Party Like It’s 1918: Boston Rejoices In World Series Victory At Home

The Red Sox have now won three World Series in the past decade — but not since the days of Babe Ruth had Boston won a fall classic in its beloved Fenway Park.

10/31/2013

David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox celebrates after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Dominant David Ortiz Named World Series MVP

Big Papi walked off as the MVP after Boston won 6-1 Wednesday night in Game 6, capping a week in which he spurred the Red Sox with a mix of power, patience and a most timely pep talk.

10/31/2013

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Boomer & Carton: Jerry Is All About The Update

Jerry Recco got after it this morning while delivering his first update, beginning with the Red Sox’s Game 6 triumph over the Cardinals to win their third World Series in the last 10 years.

WFAN–10/31/2013

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Silverman: Vin Scully Leads Baseball’s Greatest National Voices

Vin Scully’s ability to paint beautiful pictures with his well-chosen words that makes him such a classic.

10/30/2013

Fans react after Red Sox slugger David Ortiz hits a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game 2 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Red Sox Hope To Clinch First Title At Fenway Since 1918

Ted Williams never did it. Not Carl Yastrzemski. Not Carlton Fisk. Not even Pedro Martinez and Curt Schilling, who ended The Curse nearly a decade ago.

10/30/2013

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