The Egalitarian

You had it Astros, you had it!

Adam Eaton hits a solo homer to right in the top of the 5th inning of Game 6 in Houston.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

The Houston Astros had a chance to win the Commissioner's Trophy in last night's Game 6 at the Juice Box. Unfortunately, the Nationals had other plans. Houston lost 2-7 in similar fashion to Game 1. The pitching match-up was between Justin Verlander and Stephen Strasburg. Strasburg undoubtedly won that...

Deshaun Watson proves he’s a BEAST!

Deshaun Watson eludes defenders en route to scoring a hat-trick on Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

Yesterday afternoon was the Texans Homecoming game. Yes, you read that right. The Texans did have a homecoming game. It was another roller coaster of a game many Texans fans have experienced over the course of this season. And it makes sense too; the Texans were on the road for two weeks, beating Kansas...

Just your standard TNF game, folks.

Dalvin Cook scores a 4 yard touchdown during the 2nd quarter of TNF.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

Thursday Night Football: Minnesota Vikings v. Washington Redskins As many football fans know, don't expect a great game to be played on Thursday. Such was last night's game. The Vikings beat the Redskins in convincing fashion 19-9 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Both teams were slow to get going in...

Rockets Basketball is Back, losing on Westbrook’s debut

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

Giannis and the Bucks come back from a 16 point deficit, defeating the Houston Rockets 117 to 111 to upset Russell Westbrooks Rocket debut.   It was a sold out crowd at the Toyota Center, as the Rockets looked to get their first win of the season and Harden could have a chance of a bit of...

I repeat, the Nationals are NOT screwing around!

Kurt Suzuki touches them all after sending a solo shot into left center field during Game 2 of the World Series.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

The Washington Nationals defeat the Houston Astros again 12-3 in Game 2 of the World Series. Last night's pitching matchup was between Justin Verlander and Stephen Strasburg, with Strasburg getting a convincing win over Verlander. Unlike in Game 1 the Astros did not out hit the Nats (14-9), nor did the...

The Nationals prove they are the Real Deal

Ryan Zimmerman crosses home plate after blasting a solo homer to straight away center in the top of the 2nd inning in Game 1 of the World Series in Minute Maid Park.

Alexander Thomas, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

The Washington Nationals defeat the Houston Astros 5-4 tonight in Game 1 of the World Series. Tonight's pitching matchup was between Gerrit Cole versus Max Scherzer, with Scherzer undoubtedly getting the win over Cole thanks in part to Sean Doolittle (closer for the Nationals) securing the save. Houston...

One. More. Win.

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

  The Houston Astros topped the New York Yankees 8-3 and are now one win away from heading back to the World Series since 2017. Astros take control of the ALCS as they lead the series 3-1. Although Zack Grenkie walked three batters and scoring in a run, Houston took advantage of the Yankee’s...

It’s Time to Take It Back

It's Time to Take It Back

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Gerrit Cole and the Astros advance to the American League Championship Series after rallying the Rays 6-1. "It's been a team effort all year to put ourselves in a position to have this success." Gerrit Cole dominated the Rays with an outstanding pitching that made history. Fourth time pitching...

ALDS Won, Yankees Next!

ALDS Won, Yankees Next!

Edward Young, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

  After facing a total of 11 different pitchers, the Houston Astros managed to defeat the Tampa Bay Rays in the American League Division Series. With having the best record in baseball this year, the Astros continue to make strides that make their city proud. Nonetheless, expectations could not...

Harden dazzles, then Raptors rally past Rockets in Japan

Houston Rockets' James Harden, left, talks to Russell Westbrook during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game against the Toronto Raptors Tuesday, in Saitama, near Tokyo.

Tim Reynolds, AP Basketball Writer

October 8, 2019

When James Harden's night was over, defense got easier for the Toronto Raptors. Pascal Siakam scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and the Raptors — in their first game since winning the NBA Finals — rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets 134-129 in Tokyo on Tuesday to...

Andy Ruiz Jr. honored at hometown parade

Heavyweight boxing champion Andy Ruiz Jr. and his wife, Julie, wave to a cheering crowd Saturday during a parade honoring him in his hometown of Imperial, California

Ana Gonzalez, Editor-in-Chief

June 27, 2019

The world stood still on the night of June 1, when Mexican-American heavyweight boxer Andy Ruiz Jr. took on defending champion Anthony Joshua at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Ruiz Jr., who was born in raised in Imperial, California, just 15 miles north of the U.S.-Mexican border, was knocked...

The Ball is in the court: Laker’s 17-year-old son a prospective great

The Ball is in the court: Laker's 17-year-old son a prospective great

Milton Johnson, Staff Writer

June 19, 2019

I am a fan of Lamelo Ball, Lavar Ball's 17-year-old son, brother of Lonzo Ball from the Los Angeles Lakers who is now part of New Orleans Pelicans. He is growing up mighty fast that may possibly be in the NBA soon. One reason is his attitude, I’m frequently watching YouTube videos and all I see...

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