Category Archives: 2017 World Series

Hippity Hop versus Mrs Upton

Game one was so important because in game two the Dodgers will be facing the hottest pitcher in the postseason in Justin Verlander. Much like how Clayton Kershaw has dominated the National League, Justin Verlander has done almost the same in the American League. ¬†Verlander may not have multiple CYA, but he won one, and …

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How great was Kershaw last night

Let me count the ways using Baseball Reference as my roadmap. Clayton is only one of three pitchers to strikeout at least ten hitters and walk zero hitters in any World Series. It was last done by Cliff Lee in 2009. Before that you have to go all the way back to Don Newcombe in …

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The Kershaw dilemma

Even as Clayton Kershaw was pitching his gem last night it seemed that more folk were interested in mocking the haters and unbelievers than in enjoying one of the greatest World Series performances of the 21st century. My thoughts on Kershaw entering every postseason is that the Dodgers will go as far as Clayton Kershaw …

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Game one thoughts

Tomorrow will be filled with Clayton Kershaw and Justin Turner record-setting¬†postseason stats courtesy of Baseball reference but for now, these are my World Series game one ramblings. Before the game I was very calm, I have a lot of faith in this team and expect them to perform well in this World Series. Keith Williams …

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