MLB - 2016

Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Wed Oct 26, 2016 9:18 am

Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians are off to a pitch-perfect start in the World Series.

The Chicago Cubs, meanwhile, fell completely flat in their first appearance since 1945.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Thu Oct 27, 2016 10:19 am

Jake Arrieta flirts with no-hitter as Cubs even World Series at 1-1

Jake Arietta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful fans.

Not only are they back in the World Series, they've won there again.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Sat Oct 29, 2016 9:15 am

Coco Crisp's pinch-hit RBI, bullpen propel Indians to Game 3 victory

Cody Allen, Andrew Miller and the Cleveland Indians crashed a Wrigley Field party 71 years in the making.

Leave it to that sensational bullpen to silence the Chicago Cubs and their revved-up fans.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Sat Oct 29, 2016 9:20 am

Curtis Granderson fourth Mets player to win Roberto Clemente Award

Winning the Roberto Clemente Award meant a lot to Curtis Granderson. Accepting the honor in front of his parents in his hometown made the moment even sweeter for the New York Mets outfielder.

Granderson received baseball's biggest honor for sportsmanship and community involvement before Game 3 of the World Series on Friday night at Wrigley Field. Granderson is from the Chicago suburb of Blue Island and played college ball at the University of Illinois-Chicago.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:16 am

Corey Kluber helps Indians by Cubs, to 3-1 World Series lead

One more win and baseball fans everywhere might finally believe in these Cleveland Indians.

That's all it will take for Corey Kluber & Co. to clinch this World Series.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Sun Oct 30, 2016 9:26 am

PJMIII wrote:Corey Kluber helps Indians by Cubs, to 3-1 World Series lead

One more win and baseball fans everywhere might finally believe in these Cleveland Indians.

That's all it will take for Corey Kluber & Co. to clinch this World Series.


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Indians one win away from ending World Series heartache

Just when you thought that Steve Bartman was the most hated man in his Chicago neighborhood, along came Cleveland Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis.

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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Wed Nov 02, 2016 7:31 am

Cubs rout Indians, send World Series to deciding Game 7

One more game. For everything.

Either a 108-year World Series championship drought will come to an end, or another that's lasted 68 years.

Hysteria for one fan base, more heartbreak for the other.

Cubs vs. Indians in a winner-take-all Game 7.


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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Wed Nov 02, 2016 7:40 am

Mets' Jeurys Familia arrested on domestic violence charge

Mets closer Jeurys Familia was arrested on Monday in Fort Lee, New Jersey, after an alleged domestic violence incident, according to a complaint filed at the borough's municipal court.

Familia allegedly caused a scratch to the chest and a bruise to the right cheek of the alleged victim, whose name was redacted from the official complaint
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Re: MLB - 2016

Postby PJMIII » Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:32 am

Cubs outlast Indians in Game 7, win first World Series since 1908

Kris Bryant started to smile even before he fielded the ball. And with his throw to first for the final out, the agonizing wait `til next year was over at last.

No more Billy Goat, no more Bartman, no more black-cat curses.

For a legion of fans who waited a lifetime, fly that W: Your Chicago Cubs are World Series champions
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Postby pointgivenfan » Thu Nov 03, 2016 8:36 am

Wrigleyville is still going crazy, which should surprise nobody.
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