A line drive to center and a long drive to right extended the ALCS another day, and gave the dejected Boston faithful something to cheer about. Can they do it again? And again? And again?
The Redsox stayed alive in the ALCS, the Astros tied the NLCS and the rest of the news around the majors.
Here’s one Yankees fan who’s tired of the C-word. Larry Mahnken tells us how the Red Sox went down 3-0, and dismisses the easy explanation.
The Yankees can sweep the ALCS today, the Cardinals lead the NLCS 2-1 and the rest of the news around the majors.
Rain out in the ALCS, plenty of roster moves and the rest of the news around the majors.
After a 45-minute rain delay, the Cardinals took Game 2 behind back-to-back homers on a sloppy night of baseball.
Craig continues to look at the importance of throwing strikes, and tries to settle the old question “what’s the most important count in baseball?”
The Cardinals took a 2-0 lead in the NLCS, the ALCS resumes today, the Marlins would like to trade Mike Lowell and the rest of the news around the majors.
Behind 10 runs on a dozen hits, the Cardinals took a 1-0 NLCS lead over the Astros.
Is it possible that coming back from a 2-0 deficit in a best-of-seven series is harder than coming back from a 2-0 deficit in a best-of-five? Of course it isn’t. Is it?
Eventually, every son will rise up and best his father. For Pedro Martinez, last night was not his time, as Jon Lieber exceeded expectations and dominated the Red Sox. Now the question must be asked… is this series over?
The Yankees took a 2-0 lead in the ALCS, the Cardinals took a 1-0 lead in the NLCS, Curt Schilling may be out for the rest of the postseason and the rest of the news around the majors.
St. Louis Cardinals (105-57, NL Central champs) vs. Houston Astros (92-70, NL Wild Card)
What was at first a Yankees blowout and a chance at history turned into a near-miracle comeback, a message that the ALCS is going to be very closely fought, and a very entertaining baseball series.
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