Tagged: ‘World Series’

The Cubs sold enough merchandise in one day to cover the Rays’ entire payroll
April 21st, 2017 at 2:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images The Rays are a small market team, and that reality comes with not only a small payroll, but reminders across baseball on an annual basis that the team is underfunded in comparison to large market organizations like those...

A glimpse at Joe Maddon’s comfortably uncomfortable world
January 30th, 2017 at 2:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** TAMPA รข?? He turns 63 next week, but the kid in him pulled up to a restaurant on North Dale Mabry Highway in his ride of choice this particular day: a 2016 Dodge Challenger Hellcat, purple with black race stripes, 700 horsepower. Muscle car. He wore blue jeans and a...

Joe Buck Misinterprets Tropicana Field Facts to National Audience
October 28th, 2012 at 9:31 PM
As the San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford was preparing to lead off the top of the third inning of the 2012 World Series' fourth game, Fox Sports flashed a 1992 photo of a 5-year-old Crawford stationed by a sign at Candlestick Park compelling then-National League president Bill White to keep...