Not since June 30, 2005 has a Major League Baseball game ended in a tie. That is, until Thursday, September 29, 2016. After 5 and 1/3 innings, the skies opened up in Pittsburgh, and a healthy delay would ensue. And with the game not being particularly meaningful, which in fact it was not, the two squads
I know most of you are probably thinking this is a no-brainer. That the next thing on the Cubs’ radar is the playoffs. That the 18 remaining days, during which the Cubs play 17 times, can kind of get glossed over. I’m here to tell you that is the formula for some terrible playoff mojo.
After the Pirates first victory over the Cubs in 2016, today’s winning pitcher, Gerrit Cole, had some interesting thoughts to share during post game interviews. Here’s a link to the video, in which Cole is quoted as saying the following: “I don’t really think they’re the best team in baseball.” Gerrit Cole: Cubs are not best
There are a lot of really bad words one could use to properly describe Pittsburgh Pirates’ utility man Sean Rodriguez. For the purpose of this blog, we’re just gonna go with punk. But, rest assured, in another setting we might be throwing around some more colorful terminology. For those of you who are scratching your