The Egalitarian

One Hundred and Eight

2016 World Series Logo

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 25, 2016

Let’s play the numerology game. Ready. Set. Go! 108. That is the amount of stitches that are in a baseball; also the number of years since the Chicago Cubs have won a MLB championship. 108 is also the amount of outs needed to win four games and the series for said title. Those were simple...

Astros win first series of the year

April 14, in Houston

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

April 21, 2016

The Houston Astros take two out of three games from Detroit Tigers claiming their first series win of the season. In game one of the series, Dallas Keuchel pitched a gem, allowing five hits in eight innings of shutout baseball. Keuchel recorded four strikeouts and 14 groundouts while allowing only...

Post-season baseball

Post-season baseball

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 5, 2015

After the marathon that is the 162 game baseball season, 10 teams stand at the door that leads to baseball immortality; The Fall Classic and the title of 2015 MLB World Champions. Before any one team can be written in the record books, they must first win three more series. This is true for six of the teams, but for the other four, it all starts off with a one game play in game.

Astros start May off hot

Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel throws in the first inning against the Texas Rangers in a baseball game Monday May 4, 2015

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

May 8, 2015

Astros start off white hot in the month of May after a historic month of April. The Astros continue their hot streak in the month of May by completing a four game sweep of the Seattle Mariners that saw Evan Gattis going on a home run tear hitting four in three games. Jose Altuve continued his hitting...

Astros ride hot streak to first place in AL West

Houston Astros designated hitter Evan Gattis (11) celebrates his three-run home run against the Seattle Mariners with teammate George Springer (4) in the first inning of a baseball game on Sunday, May 3, in Houston.

John Cañamar, Sport's Editor

May 8, 2015

The Houston Astros are MLB’s Shooting Star in the month of April. With the calendar turning over to the month of May, the Houston Astros find themselves with a record that they haven’t seen since 1986. That place is on top of their division in the American League West with a record of  15-7 to...

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