siphotos: “ Thurman Munson congratulates Ron Guidry on his complete game victory in the Yankees 5-1 win over the Dodgers in Game 3 of the World Series on Oct. 13, 1978 at Yankee Stadium. Guidry, a four-time All-Star and 1978 AL Cy Young award winner,...
Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs celebrates after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in game six of the National League Championship Series to advance to the World Series against the Cleveland Indians at Wrigley Field on October 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.
Astros name Verlander starting pitcher for Opening Day - March 4, 2018. LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 01: Justin Verlander #35 of the Houston Astros holds the Commissioner's Trophy after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in game seven to win the 2017 World Series at Dodger Stadium on November 1, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Dodger Blue passion mixed in with an obsessive compulsive desire to scour the world for rare and interesting Dodgers and Baseball collectibles.
World Series Astros Dodgers Baseball Members of the Los Angeles Dodgers watch as the Houston Astros celebrate their win in Game 7 of baseball's World Series on Nov. 1, 2017, in Los Angeles. The Astros won 5-1 to win the series 4-3. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
Orioles Brooks Robinson leaps in the air to greet Dave McNally and Andy Etchebarren after the Orioles captured the 1966 World Series. Baltimore is currently leading the AL East and on their way to finishing the season with a winning record for the firs
World Series Astros Dodgers Baseball The Houston Astros celebrate after Game 7 of baseball's World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Nov. 1, 2017, in Los Angeles. The Astros won 5-1 to win the series 4-3. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Astros offseason report: Club loaded, eyeing a repeat - February 25, 2018. After winning the first World Series championship in franchise history in a thrilling seven-game triumph over the Dodgers, the Astros retained almost their entire roster — losing Carlos Beltran to retirement and a couple of role players to free agency but returning the likes of Jose Altuve, Justin Verlander, Dallas Keuchel, Carlos Correa and George Springer.
Pedro Martinez was an incredible competitor. He wasnt supposed to be that good. Lol! Los Angeles Dodgers (19921993) Montreal Expos (19941997) Boston Red Sox (19982004) New York Mets (20052008) Philadelphia Phillies (2009) Career highlights and awards 8 All-Star (19962000 2002 2005 2006) World Series champion (2004) 3 Cy Young Award (1997 1999 2000) Triple Crown (1999) MLB wins leader (1999) 5 MLB ERA leader (1997 1999 2000 2002 2003) 3 AL strikeout leader (1999 2000 2002) #halloffame #hof…
Nobody’s perfect: Picking nits in baseball’s seven best teams - February 22, 2018. As the Major League Baseball season approaches, the sport’s eyes fall on the seven teams that have seemingly distanced themselves from all competitors: The Astros, Dodgers, Indians, Cubs, Yankees, Red Sox and Nationals. All made the postseason last year, and all enter the spring as heavy favorites to get there again. All have the potential for greatness, for 100 wins, for a World Series title.
The GREAT Sandy Koufax is my all time favorite baseball player. I saw him pitch at Dodger Stadium in the and still remember what a GREAT pitcher he was! This photo was taken during the 1963 World Series in Yankee Stadium by Marvin Newman.