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No Joy in Cleveland

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
November 4
Filed under Baseball, Sports

Cleveland fans are used to heartbreak. But nothing could’ve prepared them for this. The Chicago Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in 10 innings at Progressive Field to win the World Series in one of the most dramatic Game 7’s of all time. It is the Cubs’ first championship in 108 years. ...

Baseball fever infects Cleveland

Eddie Kerekes, Sports Editor
October 28
Filed under Cleveland Sports, Sports

The city of Cleveland is having an identity crisis. Once known as the Mistake on the Lake, the city is now in search for a new moniker. Following in the footsteps of the Cleveland Cavaliers just four months prior, the Cleveland Indians are just three wins away from bringing another title to the fo...

The race to the World Series

Noah Crowley, Staff Reporter
October 9
Filed under Baseball, Sports

This season was an exciting blur of baseball. The New York Yankees barely squeezed into the playoffs as a wild card, the Toronto Blue Jays are looking to take it all and the New York Mets are hoping to defend well enough to keep Toronto’s stellar offense at bay. And for Cleveland fans specifically,...

One for the ages

David Hoffman, Staff Reporter
November 7
Filed under Baseball, Sports

There’s an old saying that baseball is a game of inches. The San Francisco Giants secured a dramatic World Series victory by 90 feet, edging out the Kansas City Royals in the decisive game seven by a final score of 3-2. Although a few of the games were routs the series proved exciting, with neither...

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