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World Series 2016: Ending one title drought

World Series 2016: Ending one title drought

The 2016 World Series is upon us, and two of the most unaccomplished franchises are the participants. The Chicago Cubs opened the World Series in Cleveland on Oct. 25, losing to the Cleveland Indians, 6-0, at Progressive Field. The Indians have not won the World Series since 1948, but the Cubs’ championship drought extends back […]

Sports stance: Baseball fandom OK

Sports stance: Baseball fandom OK

Let’s get one thing clear: baseball is not dying. The common stigma and its enforcers will direct you to the differences in single game attendance and national television ratings between the MLB and the NFL. Attendance records from ESPN.com show that the NFL recorded an average of 68,000 attendees per game, while the Dallas Cowboys, the league’s highest […]

Remembering Jose Fernandez

Tragedy shocked the sports world with the recent death of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez, 24, and two friends Emilo Macias, 27, Eddy Rivero, 25, died Sept. 25 in a horrific boating accident in Miami, Fla. The 32-foot boat, owned by a friend of Fernandez, was discovered on a rocky jetty around 3:30 a.m by Coast […]

MSU Denver sport shorts

MSU Denver sport shorts

Torr receives RMAC preseason award Senior volleyball player Brandi Torr has been named the RMAC preseason setter of the year. Torr was selected in a vote amongst the 15 RMAC coaches. Torr ranks sixth all-time in MSU Denver volleyball history with 3,167 assists. Women’s golf season tees off Senior Allie Johnston, Junior Lindsey Gullikson and […]