by Hannah Begay | As we know, the regular MLB season has been shortened to a mere 60 games. The playoffs will now feature more games. Commissioner Rob Manfred introduced the new playoff scheme agreed upon by the players and owners. The playoff season will feature 16 teams allowing for an additional six teams this … Continue reading Breaking Down the New MLB Playoff Format
by Hannah Begay | Boy oh boy this season has been a rough one for the Astros and we’re only 20 games in. I feel a tiny bit bad for them, but mostly I just don’t care. The Astros cheating scandal rocked the MLB in the offseason revealing numerous schemes that occurred. Yet with much … Continue reading MLB’s Must-Watch Team: The Trash Can Bros…I Mean Astros
by Hannah Begay | From Whitey Ford, Sandy Koufax and Tom Seaver to Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer, the Cy Young Award has topped baseball's biggest names. The award was named after Cy Young who played from 1890-1911. During that time, he was the toughest pitcher for teams to face. He threw the … Continue reading Why the Cy Young Award is More Important Now than Ever
by Hannah Begay | Relievers have been the champions on every team. They secure World Series victories like Mariano Rivera and the magic cutter while also providing the team with sure-fire outs like Craig Kimbrel did with the Red Sox. Now more than ever their jobs are crucial. During this wildly unprecedented season, starting pitchers … Continue reading The Year of the Reliever
by Hannah Begay | Crack open a cold one, grab a hotdog and take your seat! Baseball is back! Now while that seat won’t be in Section B Row 3 Seat 7 down the third baseline, the couch will have to suffice. Each game will be broadcast live on local and national stations so fans … Continue reading Buy Me Some Peanuts and Cracker Jacks…Boy Oh Boy Baseball is Back!
The Beehive State is void of a Major League Baseball team but a state known for beehives is bound to have Bees. The Salt Lake Bees happen to be the most well known bees in the state and their success in the Pacific Coast League of minor league baseball is surely a sight to behold. … Continue reading Take me out to the ball Game