Monthly Archives: September 2016

Posted on September 25, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine After waiting out what was nearly the most incredible comeback in recent memory, the Washington Nationals clinched the NL East Division title. After defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1, the Nationals had to wait to see if the New York Mets lost in order to officially celebrate a […]

Posted on September 24, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Now that the Texas Rangers have clinched the AL West, they can start getting ready for the postseason. At the top of the team’s list of priorities is getting their bullpen in order. The Texas bullpen has the second worst ERA in the American League, ahead of only […]

Posted on September 24, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine With a 3-0 win over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night, the Texas Rangers have clinched the American League West division title. The Rangers become the first team in the American League to book their ticket to the postseason. It is the 7th division title for the […]

Posted on September 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The Seattle Mariners have suspended catcher Steve Clevenger without pay for the rest of the 2016 season. The Mariners announced the suspension on Friday, one day after Clevenger caused an uproar with racially-insensitive tweets aimed at the Black Lives Matter movement. Clevenger is already out for the […]

Posted on September 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine Following an embarrassing DWI arrest last month and a subsequent stint in a rehabilitation clinic for alcohol abuse, pitcher Jeremy Jeffress appears ready to return to the Texas Rangers. The Rangers have not confirmed, but Ken Rosenthal reported late Thursday that Jeffress is set to return to […]

Posted on September 23, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine The long-awaited return of left fielder Starling Marte to the Pittsburgh Pirates lineup was cut painfully short on Thursday. Marte was on the shelf for more than two weeks with back spasms, but was finally well enough to pinch hit on Wednesday night and then finally returned […]

Posted on September 22, 2016 by Bryan Zarpentine For the second time in less than a week, the New York Mets will be forced to make a change in their rotation due to one of their bright, young starters being unable to return from injury. Earlier this week, the Mets lost Jacob deGrom for the rest […]

Xcel Energy Center Minnesota Wild About Stadium A multi-purpose sports and entertainment facility located in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota, the Xcel Energy Center primarily serves as the home-ice for the National Hockey League’s Minnesota Wild. The arena has four levels for spectators: A suite level located in the middle of the facility, and three levels […]

Scottrade Center St. Louis Blues About Stadium A multi-purpose sports and entertainment arena located in downtown St. Louis, Missouri, the Scottrade Center serves primarily as the home-ice for the National Hockey League’s St. Louis Blues. When the arena originally opened in 1994, it was known as the Kiel Center, and then changed again to the […]

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