Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Alex Cora

Is Alex Cora this good of a manager or is this a case of the having the players? I think it is a little of both. The first year manager led the Boston RedSox to a 108 win season then beat the New York Yankees, then beat the defending champs Houston Astros to get toContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Alex Cora”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Houston Astros

Houston you are now a champion. The franchise that has been around since 1962 (same year as the Mets ) has finally won it’s first world championship. 5-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in game 7 of a wild world series that was noted for its both high scoring game 13-12 win and it’sContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Houston Astros”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week…Cleveland Indians

The Cubs are the favorites to win the world series, but would it surprise me if the Cleveland Indians wins the world series? No it would not. They already won game one with a brilliant pitching performance by Corey Kluber and a gutty relief effort by Andrew Miller. No longer are he days that youContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week…Cleveland Indians”

St Louis Cardinals win the 2013 National League Pennant

It doesn’t matter who wears the Cardinal colors it seems that once they wear them something magical happens. If you don’t believe me look at Albert Pujois and Carlos Beltran. Nothing could be more stark than those two. Pujois for 10 years was by far the best hitter in the national league and was Mr.Continue reading “St Louis Cardinals win the 2013 National League Pennant”