Washington Nationals Upset Houston Astros for First World Series Championship in Franchise History (Giuseppe)

“You have a great year, and you can run into a buzz saw. Maybe this year we’re the buzz saw,” as Stephen Strasburg so elegantly put it following the Nationals shocking sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals in the National … Continue reading Washington Nationals Upset Houston Astros for First World Series Championship in Franchise History (Giuseppe)

Oakland Athletics Tie Houston Astros for First Place in the American League West (Giuseppe)

After falling 11.5 games out of first place in the powerhouse American League West Division about 2 months ago, the Oakland Athletics were written off as contenders and were expected to finish the season where they were expected to this … Continue reading Oakland Athletics Tie Houston Astros for First Place in the American League West (Giuseppe)

After More Than Half A Century, The Houston Astros Are World Series Champions (Giuseppe)

“HERE’S A GROUND BALL RIGHT SIDE COULD DO IT!…THE HOUSTON ASTROS ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS FOR THE FIRST TIME IN FRANCHISE HISTORY!”  These are the words that thousands of Astros fans have been praying for since 1962 and thousands of Dodgers … Continue reading After More Than Half A Century, The Houston Astros Are World Series Champions (Giuseppe)

So much for “Defense Wins Championships” Recapping the Astros’ World Series Home Stand (Giuseppe)

We have all heard it before, “offense wins games, defense wins championships” maybe it was from your dad or your baseball coach, or someone else. Regardless, you most likely took this to heart as a baseball fan. I am guilty of … Continue reading So much for “Defense Wins Championships” Recapping the Astros’ World Series Home Stand (Giuseppe)

Astros Down Red Sox 5-4 and Advance to the ALCS for First Time In History (Giuseppe)

Yes, folks, you read that correctly. The Astros will advance as the Red Sox will cap off an outstanding division winning season with a 5-4 loss to the ballclub from Houston. After many disappointing seasons of defeat and heartache, the … Continue reading Astros Down Red Sox 5-4 and Advance to the ALCS for First Time In History (Giuseppe)