Boston Red Sox - The best of the bestWritten by Eric Madsen
Boston is having another very good year. Even though they fell to second place when they lost to Tampa Bay Devil Rays 3-1 victory and sent Boston to its sixth loss in seven games. When New York beat Texas later Monday night, Yankees moved into first and Red Sox fell into a second-place tie with Baltimore, one-half game back.
In my opinion Boston Red sox will recover and will win World Series. This is just my opinion and I know New Your fans will mumble under their breath when they read this article.
Does the home run chase mean anything anymore?Written by John Onan
The year of 1998 was a banner year for Major League Baseball. It was year where fans returned and embraced Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa's chase of Roger Maris' single season homerun record that had stood for 37 years. It was savior of game at time, but 7 years later, that chase "exposed" baseball as game of performance enhancing substances (steroids).
Last night, Sammy Sosa (finally) hit a home run. That two run shot put him ahead of Mark McGwire on homerun run list at 584, which moved him into sole possesion of sixth place all-time. And while this is going on, rumors are still swirling about possible return of Barry Bonds next month, who is only 11 HR's behind Babe Ruth and 52 away from Hank Aaron's record of 755. And now, with Victor Conte pleading guilty in court on steroid charges, looks like Bonds is now free to spout his innocence some more, and play victim role ( who else has pushed you off bridge, Barry??)
The question I ask you is, " Does anybody