Think of the 1954 Giants as The Boys of The Summer Before. Perhaps the date is the first clue. The World Series could hardly have started any sooner, and given the course of events that quickly unfolded, there was no way it was going to end any later. In its time, that was a good thing.
The Yankees have received production from unexpected places, a key ingredient to any team’s playoff success.
With the All-Star break approaching, the red-hot Braves are ready to make their push for first place in the NL East.
After a long pursuit the Yankees have pulled even with the Tampa Rays atop the AL East. The Yanks turned up the heat, going 5-1 …