Worst World Series ever?

ESPN published this article on the upcoming World Series. According to ESPN the 2014 edition would be the worst World Series ever.... Why? Because there are two Wild Card teams in it and their win-loss record isn't quite something to write home about. Both teams had fewer than 90 wins in the regulars season. Why …

Dutchies in the MLB playoffs: ALCS game 4

       vs  The playoff adventure of Jonathan Schoop and the Baltimore Orioles has ended. The Royals brought out the brooms. The Royals took off full speed in the first inning when they put runners on third (Alcides Escobar) and second (Nori Aoki). When Eric Hosmer hit a grounder to first baseman Steve Pearce, the …

Dutchies in the MLB playoffs: ALCS game 3

      vs The runs didn't come cheap in game three of the American League Championship Series. After game three was postponed on Monday, the team faced each other on Tuesday. The O's scored the opening run in the second inning when Steve Pearce scored on a double by J.J. Hardy. The Royals came alongside in …

Dutchies in the MLB playoffs: ALCS game 2

             vs  Once again a great game. Once again a surprising outcome. In a game that was a feast for the neutral fan the Royals took a lead twice and as many times the Orioles came back to tie the game. The game had a lot of hitting, nice fielding and a couple of …