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CHRISTOVICH | Sho-Time in LA: Ohtani Injecting New Energy Into MLB

CHRISTOVICH | Sho-Time in LA: Ohtani Injecting New Energy Into MLB

If you follow baseball, social media or the news in any capacity, you probably have heard of the Major League Baseball’s rookie phenom, Los Angeles Angels pitcher Shohei Ohtani — MLB’s first two-way player since Babe Ruth. Only one week into the season, Ohtani sported a wins above replacement of[Read More…]

by April 13, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Started from the Bottom

With a 6-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds in the National League wild-card game earlier this week, the Pittsburgh Pirates finally punched their ticket to the MLB postseason. After one of the longest droughts in league history, Tuesday marked the Pirates’ first playoff win since 1992. It has been 21 years[Read More…]

by October 4, 2013 0 comments Sports

Exit Sandman: Farewell to Rivera

Saturday’s announcement that Yankees closer Mariano Rivera had made his last appearance of the season marked the long-awaited conclusion of the most dominant career baseball has ever seen. The decision officially came from manager Joe Girardi, but Mo’s obvious input into the decision reflected all of the wonderful qualities that[Read More…]

by October 1, 2013 0 comments Sports

Unfair MLB Draft Must Go

The MLB playoffs are just around the corner, but before we all get caught up in the excitement of the pennant races, there’s one more important issue surrounding Major League Baseball that I think should be discussed: the MLB draft. As Grantland columnist Rany Jazayerli discussed in his column, “Abolish the MLB Draft!,” the MLB[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments Sports

Yanks Will Top Philly for Title

With Opening Day just a week and a half away, it’s time to roll out picks for the 2012 Major League Baseball season. With superstars Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder switching squads and the arrivals of newcomers such as Yu Darvish and Matt Moore, this year’s MLB landscape is in flux. But despite the[Read More…]

by March 27, 2012 0 comments Sports

Regenokine Injections Give Athletes Unfair Advantage

What if I told you that there’s a way to remove an athlete’s blood and manipulate it before injecting it back into the same athlete so that it is much more effective in fighting arthritis in joints? Is this blood doping? Or is it just a natural solution to aging[Read More…]

by March 2, 2012 1 comment Sports

Ballpark Journey Sheds Light on American Dream

As a graduating senior, I have much to be thankful for. I’m thankful for the gifts of my Georgetown education, which have transformed my mind and heart forever. I’m thankful for the great friendships I’ve made here, ones that will hopefully last a lifetime. I’m thankful for the wonderful opportunities[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Sports

Bridging the Gap: MLB Back Again

Opening Day is finally here. No more Hot Stove, no more spring training reports from Florida and Arizona — the boys of summer have returned. In many parts of this country, yesterday and today are unofficial holidays. Employees take the day off. Fathers remove their sons and daughters from school.[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports

October Is Cliff Lee’s Playground

HE’S BEEN TRADED FOUR TIMES in his career and three times in the last 15 months. He was 5-8 with a 6.29 earned run average and was demoted to Triple-A as a 29-year-old in 2007. He’s been underestimated, disrespected and shipped cross-country more than once. Now Cliff Lee is the[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments Sports

Money Can’t Stop the Rays

THE MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SEASON ENDED Sunday, and the Divisional Series begins tomorrow afternoon. Eight teams are still standing after 162 games, and one of them just won the American League East for the second time in three seasons – and it isn’t the Yankees or the Red Sox. It’s[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports