Author Archive | Matt Smith

One win away from the World Series for Yankees and Dodgers

This year’s MLB post-season has once again brought the term ‘bullpenning’ into frequent use as teams get what they can from their starting pitcher before turning the game over to the relievers. However, the next two play-off games will have a clear focus on two starting pitchers. Thursday night’s game is Game Five of the […]

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When blocking the plate blocks common sense

The Sunday night game is Game Two of the NLCS between the Chicago Cubs and LA Dodgers. Compared with the Yankees-Astros series, this NLCS is not so easy to follow for British fans as only one game from the series is currently scheduled to start before midnight UK time and that’s the potential Game Six […]

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MLB This Week: Lots to watch

All of these games are available to watch or listen to live via an MLB.TV subscription. TV coverage of MLB in the UK comes courtesy of the BT Sport channels and these are highlighted above, as are any games that are available to view online for free via MLB.com. The above list of games just […]

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Thank You For The A’s: Future plans

I’ve always thought it a bit heartless that MLB publishes the provisional schedule for the following season in mid-September. Some teams can merrily ignore it, smug in the knowledge that they’ve still got plenty to focus on this year. For others, it’s yet another reminder that ‘next year’ is already on the mind. And, yes, […]

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