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COMMENTARY: Mets, Royals, Bring Pride to Their Cities

Mets Overcome Years of Struggle The team has finally taken the top spot in the city from the Yankees As college students, we have been told for years that all the trials and sacrifices made for our studies will pay off. We are told that when we finally get to[Read More…]

by October 27, 2015 0 comments Sports
FOOTE: New Contenders Excite in MLB Playoff Race

FOOTE: New Contenders Excite in MLB Playoff Race

For years, the MLB playoffs have been pretty vanilla. In the American League, the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees have always had their success. The Los Angeles Angels have been consistently good, and the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers put together a few seasons in which they[Read More…]

by August 13, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
DEPAOLO: Baseball’s Landscape Has Transformed

DEPAOLO: Baseball’s Landscape Has Transformed

Part of growing up is realizing that many things you thought were true when you were younger are actually false. You gain experience, understand how limited your perspective used to be and learn to embrace change. I feel like the MLB trade deadline has really cemented all these lessons for[Read More…]

by August 1, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

On Eve of Championship Series, Reflecting on Hometown Success

After high-profile division series matchups, the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants will face off in the National League Championship Series, while the Kansas City Royals meet the Baltimore Orioles in the American League Championship Series. Contributors reflect on the history and trajectory of their hometown Major League Baseball[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

IPPOLITO: Small-Market Royals Defy Odds, History

The pregame atmosphere at the Harry S. Truman Sports Complex in Kansas City, Mo., one of the best tailgating venues in the country, reaches its apex in September. With its fall foliage and the scent of arguably the nation’s best barbecue wafting in the air on football Sundays, Kansas City[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns