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Big Trades in Baseball

Big Trades in Baseball

Jonas D., Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

During the off-season of MLB, two major trades have already taken place. One was for a player named Shohei Ohtani, and one was for Giancarlo Stanton. Shohei Ohtani is a superstar at both pitching and hitting. He was traded to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim from the Japan league. The Angels ar...

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are Looking at Playing Overseas

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are Looking at Playing Overseas

Jonas D., Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

LiAngelo Ball and Lamelo Ball have just signed with agent Harrison Gaines to play on the same professional team overseas. Gaines is currently the agent of Los Angeles Lakers rookie, Lonzo Ball. Teams from Europe and Asia have shown interest in signing the two Ball brothers. LaVar Ball said, “[They...

All The Records Broken In The 2017 World Series

All The Records Broken In The 2017 World Series

Jonas D., Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

In the 2017 World Series, there were a total of eight records set by both the Astros and the Dodgers. This year’s Fall Classic, consisted of   seven wild . As you may know, the Houston Astros took home their first World Series title, but the Dodgers did not go home empty handed. Los Angeles s...

Game Six Of The World Series

Game Six Of The World Series

Jonas D., Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

In the sixth game of the 2017 Fall Classic, the Dodgers beat the Astros 3-1. Houston had a 1-0 lead going into the sixth inning. Then, Chris Taylor tied the game up with an RBI-double. After that, Corey Seager hit a sacrifice fly that scored Taylor. These two plays made the game 2-1. For the rest of t...

Weekend World Series

Weekend World Series

Jonas D., Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Over the weekend, games 3, 4 and 5 of the 2017 World Series took place. The Dodgers and the Astros split the first two games, but in the third game, the Astros stole the night. Houston won in 10 innings, with an Alex Bregman walk-off single. In game three last Friday evening, the Astros won 5-3. On Saturd...

Game Two of the World Series

Game Two of the World Series

Jonas D., Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

In game two of the 2017 World Series, the Astros battled the Dodgers in a game for the ages. Justin Verlander for Houston went seven very strong innings and Rich Hill for Los Angeles went four disappointing innings. At the end of the 9th inning, the score was 3-3, forcing the game into extras. In the 10...

Game One of the World Series

Game One of the World Series

Jonas D., Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

As the first pitch was about to be thrown, the heat in LA set a record for the highest temperature to begin a World Series game. In the inaugural game of the 2017 World Series, the home team, Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Houston Astros 3-1. Center fielder, Chris Taylor of LA hit a leadoff home run ...

Dodgers vs. Astros in the World Series

Dodgers vs. Astros in the World Series

Jonas D., Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

For the first time in 29 years, the Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the World Series. Dave Roberts’ team triumphed over the Cubs 11-1 in their last game. With this win they will have the opportunity to bring the seventh World Series title to LA. In the World Series, they will  face the Houston As...

MLB Postseason Fun Facts

MLB Postseason Fun Facts

Jonas D., Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Sports

1. When the Cubs won their first World Series in 1908, the Ottoman empire was still active, it fell in 1922. 2. The reason the World Series started was because the National League and the American League hated each other. Now the World Series determines the best team of both leagues. 3. The Dodge...

Rancho Rivals Clash

Rancho Rivals Clash

Jonas D., Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under Sports

Two rival football teams, about 4,000 fans dressed in pink and one MaxPreps Rivalry Series Trophy was all that was needed to make the most anticipated football game among Friday night’s lights. The sea of pink in the stands bounced with excitement as both teams entered the field. Smoke machines...

NFL Turning to Flag Football?

NFL Turning to Flag Football?

Jonas D., Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Everybody knows that the NFL is a high contact sport, meaning that those who play get bounced around a lot. This often results in injuries, such as concussions, which happen to be an epidemic in the NFL. What if we just turned professional football into flag football? Melvin Ingram, a Chargers linebacker, sai...

College Basketball Coaches’ Corruption Scheme

College Basketball Coaches’ Corruption Scheme

Jonas D., Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

The FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) has charged multiple NCAA college basketball coaches with a corruption scheme and said that they have lied and influenced high school recruits to join their school. The accused coaches are from Oklahoma State, Auburn, Arizona and USC. According to Scooby Ax...

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