World Series Ready, El Mago the Cover Boy and Cuban History in Mobile
By Tab Bamford
Literally. The Astros are getting support from the city’s skyline.
If the buildings aren’t enough, fans are showing support with their haircuts.
This guy can’t wait for the game tonight.
Is this the best hype video of the postseason so far?
Apparently one can get a shark through security at Reagan Airport.
Even the dogs are ready for the World Series.
LVB Live! Poll of the Day
Video Game Cover Magic
Javier Báez will be featured on the cover of MLB The Show 2020.
Mobile to Cuba
The history of baseball in Cuba is getting some attention in Alabama.
Unveiling the design of a new historic marker we are creating to tell the story of how baseball got to Cuba. Did you…Posted by Sandy Stimpson on Sunday, October 20, 2019
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Pro Post of the Day
The day before Game 1, Carlos Correa was at the hospital making the day of some special kids.
Fan Post of the Day
What’s for breakfast on the day of Game 1? Donuts featuring the curly W and a baby shark, of course.
2017 – The Red Sox announced the hiring of Astros bench coach Alex Cora as their new manager.
2011 – Albert Pujols collected five hits, including three home runs, and six RBI in Game 3 of the World Series as the Cardinals beat the Rangers 16-7. Pujols tied World Series single-game records for home runs (Babe Ruth twice and Reggie Jackson), hits (Paul Molitor) and RBI (Bobby Richardson and Hideki Matsui) and set a record with 14 total bases.
2003 – Alex Gonzalez led off the bottom of the 12th inning with a home run to give the Marlins a dramatic 4-3 win over the Yankees in Game 4 of the World Series.
Carlos Torres (b. 1982)
Robinson Canó (b. 1982)
Anthony Chavez (b. 1970)
Ariel Prieto (b. 1969)
Héctor Carrasco (b. 1969)
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