July 1, 2021

The highly anticipated return of the MLB All Star game is quickly approaching after its hiatus last year because of the pandemic. Like 2019, the All Star game is implementing a two phase voting system. The first phase required fans to vote for a group of club-nominated players at each starting position and was completed on June 24. The top three players with the most votes at each position (top…


Slow Burn or Raging Inferno: Does the hottest team at the end of the season win the World Series?

October 21, 2019

The matchup is set: the Washington Nationals, representing the National League, and the Houston Astros, representing the American League, will face off in the World Series starting Tuesday. While the Astros all but cruised to a 100-win season, the Nationals rode a roller coaster to the World Series. After a May 23 loss to the Mets, the Nats dropped to 19-31, 12 games under .500. They finished the first half…