Baseball season is almost upon us. Pitchers and catchers have already reported for many teams, and spring training is kicking off which means it is time for us to start taking a look at the upcoming season. Just like we did last year, every weekend leading up to the Major
This our third edition of GameDaySportsBolg.com’s Weekly Tidbits, a video article that comes out every Sunday looking at our thoughts on the week that passed in sports and looking forward to next week.
Here’s what on the docket for this week’s video:
Texas is the team to beat in the American
Remember baseball? That sport we watched as children. The game we played in the street where different cars were used as the bases. The pastime of not only our summers, but of our country. Well that sport seems to have changed with every passing year.
The way people slide has changed.
Two nights ago the Giants’ Madison Bumgarner was pitching a shutout against the Padres at Petco Park when Matt Kemp hit a monster of a home run onto the 3rd deck of the Western Metal Supply Building in the 9th inning. And despite the Padres struggles in the early stages
In case you missed it, Steph Curry was just awarded the NBA MVP Award for the second season in a row. But unlike last season where 77% of voters put Curry at the top of the list, this season all 131 of the eligible voters placed Steph Curry as the
The Colorado Rockies have been the laughing stock of the Baseball World since their last postseason appearance, when they captured the National League Pennant in 2007. Since the Fall Classic where the Rockies were swept by the Red Sox, Colorado’s baseball fans have been treated to just 1 playoff victory,
1969 Baltimore Orioles (109-53)
The 1969 Baltimore Orioles were arguably the most dominant regular season team in Major League Baseball history. Winning 109 of their 162 regular season games helped the O’s win the AL East by 19 games over the Detroit Tigers.
A lot of the credit goes to the pitching
GameDaySportsBlog.com has only been up and running for a year and already we have written multiple articles about events that lead to rule changes. Last April we looked at Buster Posey’s broken leg and its impact on the game. Later that same month Adam Wainwright went down with a torn
Bryce Harper OF Nationals
Buster Posey C Giants
Kris Bryant 3B Cubs
Clayton Kershaw LHP Dodgers
Max Scherzer RHP Nationals
Madison Bumgarner LHP Giants
Rookie of the Year
Corey Seager 3B Dodgers
Trea Turner SS Nationals
Steven Matz LHP Mets
San Francisco Giants
Los Angeles Dodgers *WC
There is little doubt that the BBWAA is having a tough time voting in the correct people for the Baseball Hall of Fame. Luckily, they have us at GameDaySportsBlog.com to help them out with who deserves in and who doesn’t. Unfortunately, for each candidate we play devil’s advocate, and make