Ultimate Games

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series

10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in ’91 Series
July 24, 2012 No Comments »

World Series Game Seven, October 27, 1991 | Atlanta Braves vs. Minnesota Twins at Metrodome in Minnesota The greatest pitching performance in the World Series ever? Might have been. Jack Morris, the ace of aces in the 1980s, starter of ... Read More »

Phillies outlasted pesky Astros in 1980 to win first pennant in 30 years

Phillies outlasted pesky Astros in 1980 to win first pennant in 30 years
July 24, 2012 3 Comments »

NLCS Game Five, October 12, 1980 | Philadelphia Phillies vs. Houston Astros at Astrodome in Houston In the 1980 NL Playoffs, the Houston Astros continued their season of tight games and near misses by playing four extra-inning games in a ... Read More »

McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks

McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks
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World Series Game Seven, Octtober 16, 1962 | New York Yankees vs. San Francisco Giants at Candlestick Park in San Francisco This was the first World Series played in Northern California, with the Giants hosting in Candlestick Park along the ... Read More »

Yankees won flag by beating Red Sox on final Sunday of regular season in 1949

Yankees won flag by beating Red Sox on final Sunday of regular season in 1949
July 24, 2012 1 Comment »

Regular Season, October 3, 1949 | Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York 29 years before Bucky Dent would become famous for his home run to beat the Red Sox in Game #163 to ... Read More »

Reggie and Campy homered to support Holtzman as A’s repeated in 1973

Reggie and Campy homered to support Holtzman as A’s repeated in 1973
July 24, 2012 1 Comment »

World Series Game Seven, October 21, 1973 | New York Mets vs. Oakland Athletics at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland It was the seventh game of the World Series and only days earlier the owner of this team had tried to ... Read More »

Ultimate Games

Ultimate Games
June 7, 2012 No Comments »

What are Ultimate Games? An ultimate game is a must win for both teams. A seventh game of the World Series for example, or a thrilling game five or game seven that decides the LCS or division series. Even the ... Read More »

Ultimate Game timeline

Ultimate Game timeline
April 7, 2012 No Comments »

2016 November 2, 2016 at Progressive Field, Cleveland Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland Indians World Series Game Seven At Stake: World Championship For the fourth time in baseball history a World Series Game Seven went in to extra innings, and how it got there ... Read More »