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# baseball - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Sale changes Sox as Boston go all in for 2017
# Giving It Sox
From The42
# Giving It Sox

Sale changes Sox as Boston go all in for 2017

Dec 7th 2016, 9:28 AM 5,054 Views 0 Comments

The Boston Red Sox have signed one of the best pitchers in baseball.

# baseball - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Kate Upton did not hold anything back after her fiancé was snubbed for top baseball award
# Pitch Perfect
From The42
# Pitch Perfect

Kate Upton did not hold anything back after her fiancé was snubbed for top baseball award

Nov 17th 2016, 12:14 PM 14,478 Views 10 Comments

Tell us how you really feel, Kate.

# baseball - Thursday 3 November, 2016

'What a wonderful world': How American newspapers reacted to the Cubs' historic victory
# World Champions
From The42
# World Champions

'What a wonderful world': How American newspapers reacted to the Cubs' historic victory

Nov 3rd 2016, 1:29 PM 7,930 Views 5 Comments

President Obama also paid tribute to the new world champions.

History! Chicago Cubs end 108-year drought in dramatic World Series Game 7
# Once In A Lifetime
From The42
# Once In A Lifetime

History! Chicago Cubs end 108-year drought in dramatic World Series Game 7

Nov 3rd 2016, 5:17 AM 8,406 Views 18 Comments

Baseball, bloody hell!

# baseball - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Cubs show their claws in Cleveland to smash World Series into Game 7
# Contact Sport
From The42
# Contact Sport

Cubs show their claws in Cleveland to smash World Series into Game 7

Nov 2nd 2016, 4:35 AM 5,586 Views 5 Comments

One way or another, a World Series drought will end in Cleveland tonight.

# baseball - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Cleveland could be forced to ditch mascot and logo even if they win the World Series
# Outcry
From The42
# Outcry

Cleveland could be forced to ditch mascot and logo even if they win the World Series

Nov 1st 2016, 9:53 AM 7,053 Views 6 Comments

Chief Wahoo has provoked outcry from Native Americans.

# baseball - Monday 31 October, 2016

Unsung hero Ross keeps Cubs alive with Game 5 win
# Go Cubs Go
From The42
# Go Cubs Go

Unsung hero Ross keeps Cubs alive with Game 5 win

Oct 31st 2016, 5:26 AM 4,574 Views 1 Comment

Facing elimination, the Chicago’s finest came up big to force a game 6 against the Cleveland Indians.

# baseball - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Indians on cusp of World Series glory after blitzing Cubs
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

Indians on cusp of World Series glory after blitzing Cubs

Oct 30th 2016, 8:11 AM 4,074 Views 6 Comments

Victory in game five on Sunday would see the Cleveland Indians crowned MLB champions.

# baseball - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Indians blank Cubs for World Series lead
# Swing Batter Batter
From The42
# Swing Batter Batter

Indians blank Cubs for World Series lead

Oct 29th 2016, 9:16 AM 3,407 Views 1 Comment

It was the first World Series game at Wrigley in 71 years.

# baseball - Thursday 27 October, 2016

All things go for the Cubs as they drive home to Chicago
# Game Two
From The42
# Game Two

All things go for the Cubs as they drive home to Chicago

Oct 27th 2016, 7:27 AM 3,949 Views 4 Comments

The Cubs levelled the series after a big win in Game Two

# baseball - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

First blood, Cleveland! Indians hit Cubs for 6 in World Series opener
# Game One
From The42
# Game One

First blood, Cleveland! Indians hit Cubs for 6 in World Series opener

Oct 26th 2016, 2:18 PM 2,327 Views 6 Comments

Chicago’s 71-year-wait to win a World Series game continued on Tuesday night.

# baseball - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Long-suffering Cubs blitz Dodgers to reach World Series for first time in 71 years
# Back In The Big Time
From The42
# Back In The Big Time

Long-suffering Cubs blitz Dodgers to reach World Series for first time in 71 years

Oct 23rd 2016, 9:13 AM 4,161 Views 3 Comments

There were wild celebrations at Wrigley Field last night.

# baseball - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Charlie Sheen's 'Wild Thing' will not make pitch in World Series sadly
# CRANK IT JERRY
From The42
# CRANK IT JERRY

Charlie Sheen's 'Wild Thing' will not make pitch in World Series sadly

Oct 22nd 2016, 4:51 PM 7,598 Views 0 Comments

You could’ve recreated one of the greatest scenes in sports movie history, you fools!

# baseball - Friday 21 October, 2016

Cubs great in the eighth to move one game away from World Series
# MLB
From The42
# MLB

Cubs great in the eighth to move one game away from World Series

Oct 21st 2016, 8:13 AM 3,351 Views 4 Comments

The Cubs seem to have found their form as they took a 3-2 series lead.

# baseball - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Cleveland make the World Series while the Cubs keep their dream alive
# Contenders
From The42
# Contenders

Cleveland make the World Series while the Cubs keep their dream alive

Oct 20th 2016, 8:49 AM 4,956 Views 10 Comments

It’s the Indians’ first World Series appearance since 1997.

# baseball - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Is the Cubs' dream starting to unravel?
# Uh Oh
From The42
# Uh Oh

Is the Cubs' dream starting to unravel?

Oct 19th 2016, 7:53 AM 5,598 Views 3 Comments

Cubs shut out for a second straight game as Dodgers take 2-1 lead in the NLCS.

# baseball - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

The Cleveland Indians are one win away from the World Series
# Believe-land
From The42
# Believe-land

The Cleveland Indians are one win away from the World Series

Oct 18th 2016, 11:11 AM 3,732 Views 8 Comments

You wait 52 years for a major championship to come along and then…

# baseball - Monday 17 October, 2016

Nobody said it would be easy: Kershaw and the Dodgers shut out the Cubs
# LA Story
From The42
# LA Story

Nobody said it would be easy: Kershaw and the Dodgers shut out the Cubs

Oct 17th 2016, 11:56 AM 2,274 Views 0 Comments

It’s 1-1 as the NLCS heads to Los Angeles.

# baseball - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Cubs produce stunning comeback to eliminate Giants, Dodgers force game five
# Da Cubs
From The42
# Da Cubs

Cubs produce stunning comeback to eliminate Giants, Dodgers force game five

Oct 12th 2016, 8:27 AM 3,515 Views 3 Comments

Never write off the Chicago Cubs, who overturned a three-run deficit to progress to the National League Championship Series.

# baseball - Thursday 6 October, 2016

The Mets' season is over because their closer couldn't close
# Jeurys Out
From The42
# Jeurys Out

The Mets' season is over because their closer couldn't close

Oct 6th 2016, 12:04 PM 6,995 Views 4 Comments

It’s the San Francisco Giants who go on to play the Chicago Cubs in the National League Division Series.

# baseball - Monday 3 October, 2016

Giants leave it late but remain on course for fourth World Series tilt in 6 years
# Even Keel
From The42
# Even Keel

Giants leave it late but remain on course for fourth World Series tilt in 6 years

Oct 3rd 2016, 8:01 AM 5,666 Views 3 Comments

The Giants collapsed after leading MLB at the All-Star break, but swept the Dodgers to make the postseason.

# baseball - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Jose Fernandez, one of baseball's brightest stars, dies in boating accident aged 24
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Jose Fernandez, one of baseball's brightest stars, dies in boating accident aged 24

Sep 25th 2016, 3:01 PM 8,214 Views 3 Comments

Marlins pitcher was one of three people killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach.

# baseball - Saturday 20 August, 2016

The Cleveland Indians created baseball history last night
# Walk Off
From The42
# Walk Off

The Cleveland Indians created baseball history last night

Aug 20th 2016, 7:13 PM 7,469 Views 6 Comments

The became the first team in MLB history to have a game-tying home run and a walk-off, inside-the-park home run in same inning.

# baseball - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Tebow plans to pursue baseball career
# Tebow Time
From The42
# Tebow Time

Tebow plans to pursue baseball career

Aug 9th 2016, 6:09 PM 6,575 Views 1 Comment

The former NFL quarterback will be an outfielder, according to his agent.

# baseball - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Surfing, skateboarding and baseball among the new sports added to the Olympics
# Introducing...
From The42
# Introducing...

Surfing, skateboarding and baseball among the new sports added to the Olympics

Aug 4th 2016, 11:11 AM 3,543 Views 15 Comments

They will be brought in for the 2020 Games after the International Olympic Committee announced the news today.

# baseball - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

'It's not just about heritage, it's about playing for your family and your flag'
# Euro Stars
From The42
# Euro Stars

'It's not just about heritage, it's about playing for your family and your flag'

Jul 26th 2016, 6:37 AM 5,724 Views 0 Comments

Ireland will be hoping to make some moves in European baseball over the coming week.

# baseball - Friday 10 June, 2016

This baseball fan had her iPhone smashed by a monster home run
# Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye
From The42
# Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye Bye

This baseball fan had her iPhone smashed by a monster home run

Jun 10th 2016, 10:23 AM 6,179 Views 5 Comments

A valuable lesson, my friend.

# baseball - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time
# Rich List
From The42
# Rich List

Ronaldo named the world's highest-paid athlete for the first time

Jun 8th 2016, 5:23 PM 13,417 Views 21 Comments

Lionel Messi, LeBron James and Roger Federer were next in line.

# baseball - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Baseball manager finds out he's been fired when one-way plane ticket arrives in his inbox
# You're Fired
From The42
# You're Fired

Baseball manager finds out he's been fired when one-way plane ticket arrives in his inbox

May 18th 2016, 3:07 PM 5,388 Views 1 Comment

They didn’t even call poor Fredi Gonzalez into the boss’s office.

Baseball player gets 8-match ban for hitting his opponent an almighty wallop
# Ooof!
From The42
# Ooof!

Baseball player gets 8-match ban for hitting his opponent an almighty wallop

May 18th 2016, 12:28 PM 6,554 Views 10 Comments

“I was just trying to protect myself,” Rougned Odor said.

# baseball - Monday 16 May, 2016

Right-hand haymaker sparks second base brawl between Rangers and Blue Jays
# Odor
From The42
# Odor

Right-hand haymaker sparks second base brawl between Rangers and Blue Jays

May 16th 2016, 8:52 AM 7,533 Views 5 Comments

Nobody likes to see this sort of thing, right?

# baseball - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Baseball star says accusations he is using PEDs are 'flattering'
# The Natural
From The42
# The Natural

Baseball star says accusations he is using PEDs are 'flattering'

Apr 27th 2016, 8:00 AM 6,279 Views 2 Comments

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta did, however, dismiss claims he was cheating.

# baseball - Friday 22 April, 2016

Arrieta claims second career no-hitter as Cubs paint the town Reds From The42

Arrieta claims second career no-hitter as Cubs paint the town Reds

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:17 AM 3,521 Views 6 Comments

Chicago clobbered Cincinnati 16-0 last night but it was their Cy Young winner who stole the show.

# baseball - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

5 foods served on baseball's opening day we need in our bellies right now
# Fielders Choice
From The42
# Fielders Choice

5 foods served on baseball's opening day we need in our bellies right now

Apr 5th 2016, 3:24 PM 6,603 Views 3 Comments

What’s better than a burger or a pizza? A burgerizza.

# baseball - Monday 4 April, 2016

Cubs the team to beat as 2016 MLB season gets under way
# Opening Day
From The42
# Opening Day

Cubs the team to beat as 2016 MLB season gets under way

Apr 4th 2016, 11:17 AM 3,351 Views 11 Comments

It’s been a long time coming, but few are looking past Chicago when it comes to World Series Glory.

# baseball - Friday 1 April, 2016

As the Major League Baseball season begins, Ireland's own field of dreams continues to inspire
# Giants Step Forward
From The42
# Giants Step Forward

As the Major League Baseball season begins, Ireland's own field of dreams continues to inspire

Apr 1st 2016, 5:12 PM 4,324 Views 5 Comments

Sean Mitchell tells The42 how a field in Ashbourne will help grown the game here.

# baseball - Friday 25 March, 2016

Outfielder allows opposition an easy home run by just deciding not to pick up the ball
# Inside The Park
From The42
# Inside The Park

Outfielder allows opposition an easy home run by just deciding not to pick up the ball

Mar 25th 2016, 8:36 AM 9,354 Views 3 Comments

Spring training is not very intense.

# baseball - Friday 4 December, 2015

Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal

Dec 4th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,595 Views 13 Comments

Cue tears.

# baseball - Sunday 22 November, 2015

A kid got hiccups during the Aussie national anthem last night, and became an instant hero
# Hiccuping Matilda
From The42
# Hiccuping Matilda

A kid got hiccups during the Aussie national anthem last night, and became an instant hero

Nov 22nd 2015, 2:54 PM 9,931 Views 2 Comments

He bravely battled on.

A kid got hiccups during the Aussie national anthem, and became everyone's new hero
# Hiccuping Matilda
From The Daily Edge
# Hiccuping Matilda

A kid got hiccups during the Aussie national anthem, and became everyone's new hero

Nov 22nd 2015, 2:03 PM 5,520 Views 2 Comments

*hic*