Belly Up Sports’ World Series Preview

Belly Up Sports’ World Series Preview

After another long season, the World Series is finally here! It’s a somewhat surprising matchup. In one corner a battle-tested, experienced team (Astros) against a retooled Braves squad perhaps a year ahead of schedule. Sure, Atlanta has been knocking on the door. They won the NL East four years straight and came within one game […]

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 The White Sox Are Overrated

The White Sox Are Overrated

On paper, it’s easy to say the Chicago White Sox are a dominant team. They are currently ten games ahead of the Cleveland Indians and will easily win the American League Central. Jose Abreu is having another MVP year; the team is sixth in runs scored and the pitching staff has a combined earned run […]

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 That’s My Manager: Alex Cora is Back for the Red Sox

That’s My Manager: Alex Cora is Back for the Red Sox

Alex Cora is back baby, and the Red Sox are back on track! In the worst kept secret since the Zimmermann Telegram, Red Sox ownership finally did something intelligent. Before I get ahead of myself, what does this mean for Alex Cora and the Red Sox? VINDICATION That investigation by the MLB was a fucking […]

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 MLB Introduces World Series Participation Trophy

MLB Introduces World Series Participation Trophy

Major League Baseball made history on Monday evening with the announcement of the World Series Participation Trophy. The new trophy is named after the diminutive Eddie Gaedel, who appeared in one at-bat for the St. Louis Browns in 1951. On Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted to appeal Major League Baseball to […]

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 Are The Houston Astros Done?

Are The Houston Astros Done?

The unthinkable has happened. The Washington Nationals have defeated both Gerrit Cole and Justin Verlander in the first two games of the World Series. They are only the second team to beat both pitchers this season and the first team to beat the two Cy Young candidates in back-to-back games. The Nationals are also the […]

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 2019 World Series Preview

2019 World Series Preview

Baseball fans, are you ready for the most exciting time of the year? The World Series is finally here and the matchup consists of two teams that took different paths to get here. Let’s take a look at the 2019 World Series preview. Washington Nationals The Washington Nationals will be making their first World Series appearance […]

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 Washington Nationals Ride to the World Series

Washington Nationals Ride to the World Series

The Washington Nationals have had a surprising road to their first World Series appearance in franchise history, where they have ousted both the Dodgers and Cardinals. Coming into 2019 the expectations for the Nationals were not high especially after the departure of Bryce Harper, but they are National League Champions. The Nationals found a way […]

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 More than a Game: The 2013 Boston Marathon

More than a Game: The 2013 Boston Marathon

Before you read this, as a warning, there are pictures from that day in this article. Boston is one of the most beloved and hated cities in America. That is what happens when you are one of the most successful sports cities ever, especially in the 21st century. One yearly sports tradition in Boston involves […]

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