Tag "ALCS"

ALCS Recap: Astros Surpass Red Sox, Punch World Series Ticket

Success in any sport is largely dominated by momentum. That was the storyline that came out of the ALCS as the Houston Astros won three in a row to complete a comeback series win over the Boston Red Sox.

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Massholes with Mics: We’ve Got Pennant Fevahhh

It’s a baseball episode on this edition of Massholes with Mics. Jordan steers the ship and is joined by Jeremy, Kyle, and Sean to break down the ALCS matchup between the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros.

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Kiké Hernandez’s Unforgettable 2021 Postseason

Over the last few weeks, the Boston Red Sox have proven many critics wrong. The offense has been on fire in the playoffs, as they have pulled off several thrilling wins. One key to their success is Kiké Hernández.

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ALCS Game 7 Recap: Rays Hold Off Astros, Punch Ticket to World Series

The Houston Astros stormed back from a 3-0 series deficit to force Game 7 in the 2020 ALCS. Led by great pitching in the deciding game, the Tampa Bay Rays held off the Astros, 4-2, to clinch the American League pennant on Saturday night. Here’s how it all went down.

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ALCS Game 5 Recap: Correa’s Walk-Off Home Run Keeps Astros Alive

Carlos Correa’s walkoff home run on Thursday propelled the Astros to a 4-3 victory over the Rays. Yehuda Schwartz recaps the game.

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ALCS Game 4 Recap: Astros Avoid Elimination, Power Past Rays

The Houston Astros came into Wednesday’s game down 0-3 in the ALCS against the Tampa Bay Rays. With elimination imminent, the Astros were counting on veteran star Zack Greinke to continue their postseason. The Rays’ Tyler Glasnow was sent out to duel the veteran.

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ALCS Game 1 Recap: Rays Outlast Astros in Pitching Duel

The Tampa Bay Rays took a commanding 1-0 lead over the Houston Astros in the ALCS as they won Sunday’s pitching duel.

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MLB Postseason Preview: Houston Astros vs. Tampa Bay Rays 

Many baseball fans did not expect that the Astros would be four victories away from the World Series in 2020. Particularly not back when the media was buzzing around them in West Palm Beach during Spring Training in February. And yet, they are now a series win away from their third World Series appearance in four years.

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New York Yankees 2019 Season Recap

Any season that ends without hoisting the Commissioner’s Trophy for the New York Yankees is considered a disappoint. So when the Yankees lost to the Astros in six games in the American League Championship Series, there was obviously a lot of disappointment. But that doesn’t mean it was a complete and utter failure of a 2019 season. Let’s delve further into the Yankees’ 2019 season and what to look forward to for 2020.

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DraftKings Around the Horn October 18th, 2019

Pitching has mostly had the upper hand in the Astros/ Yankees Championship Series so naturally, because of the distinct edge in there starters, we have to side with the stronger pitching team, the Houston Astros. Justin Verlander gets an extra day’s rest with the washout Wednesday. The Yankees send left-handed starter James Paxton to the bump who has strikeout upside, but the Astros hit lefties very well. Let’s go over a few players to help build around your showdown lineups. It’s Game Five of the ALCS and it’s about time to go for a rip Around the Horn!

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