Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.
A day after the Boston Red Sox won the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals, Sports Books such as Bovada, have already released the odds for next year’s Fall Classic Champion.
The Los Angeles Dodgers fans will have a chance to buy World Series tickets Saturday at 10AM in an online public sale for games 3, 4 and 5 onwww.Dodgers.com.
Fifty-one years ago, Major League Baseball’s American League added two franchises, including the Washington Senators, who were replacing a team that went by that exact name from 1901-60 before moving to Minnesota and becoming the Twins. The Senators II did not inhabit the nation’s capital for nearly as long as their predecessor, however, re-branding as the Texas Rangers in 1972. Regardless of what they have been called, the Senators/Rangers had never reached the World Series until last season, when they lost to a Giants team that had gone title-less since 1954, when it called New York home.