YULI SHOULD KNOW

By Gary Norris Gray, BASN-Newsroom-Staff Reporter   OAKLAND, CA.-Major League Baseball will suspend Houston Astro first baseman Yuli Gurriel five games in the 2018 season for his racial gesture in the World Series game three, but there is more to this story. Major League Baseball took a stand against racism once again on the weekend […]

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MLB Playoffs: NLCS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — During this time of the year, the phrase “playoff demons” gets used a lot. Last year this time, the Cubs were looking to end their World Series drought of over 100 years. They were able to crush their “playoff demons” in a seven-game World Series […]

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MLB Playoffs: ALCS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Okay, all of you who said back in Spring Training that the Yankees and Astros would meet for the AL pennant, kindly raise your hands. I’ll allow extra time for those of you whose pants are currently on fire to re-enter the conversation. As for […]

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MLB Playoffs: NLDS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Now that the Wild Card stuff is outta the way, it’s time to move ahead in baseball’s annual postseason party. Buckle your seatbelts for the Division Series. Yesterday, we previewed the American League contestants. Today, we’ll focus on the American League matchups. CUBS vs. NATIONALS Season […]

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MLB Playoffs: ALDS Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Now that the Wild Card stuff is outta the way, it’s time to move ahead in baseball’s annual postseason party. Buckle your seatbelts for the Division Series. Today, we’ll focus on the American League matchups. RED SOX vs. ASTROS Season series: Astros 4-3 The skinny: […]

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MLB Playoffs: Wild Card Matchups

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — For many hardcore baseball fans, the jury is still out on whether they really like the Wild Card Games. Four teams bust their butts all season to reach the postseason and instead of a short series, it’s the “one and done” play-in game. Yes, the season is […]

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