If you're like my wife, you get your Christmas shopping done by November 15th. For those who have a baseball fan on their list, or are looking for something cool or different, think about the Tri-City Dust Devils team store.
A recent posting on Craigslist made us think back in the long, rich, and sometimes tumultuous history of professional baseball in the Tri-Cities. This gear is being sold for $5. We wonder if they realize the historical value of these items.
Who knew? The Chicago Cubs are one of the best odds-on favorites to win the World Series this year, perhaps ending that long drought, the longest in baseball. The Giants, because it's an even year, are contenders as well.
Remember a few years ago when the New Orleans Saints ('aints?) finally won the Super Bowl by upsetting Manning and the Colts? Well, now sports experts are predicting the single greatest championship curse could end this fall.
Lucas Duda had five RBIs and series MVP Daniel Murphy homered in a record sixth straight postseason game, as the New York Mets completed a four-game sweep of the Cubs, 8-3, in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series in Chicago on Wednesday night.
Daniel Murphy hit a tie-breaking solo home run off Zack Greinke in the sixth inning, and the New York Mets beat the Dodgers, 3-2, in Los Angeles on Thursday to win Game 5 of the National League Division Series and advance to the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2006.