2016 World Series

October 23, 2016 by  
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The Cubs are coming to Cleveland as the two most World Series drought stricken teams collide in the 112th Fall Classic.  Will the dancing in the streets take place in Chicago or Cleveland?

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2016 – The Original Curse

March 3, 2016 by  
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The Original Curse

Let’s go back 98 years to the only World Series played in September, the 1918 World Series.  Did the Chicago Cubs throw the 1918 World Series to the Boston Red Sox?  Did this act curse both the Cubs and Red Sox organizations for decades to come?  Can the 2016 Cubs finally break this curse?  Ed Kasputis interviews Sporting News writer and author, Sean Deveney about his intriguing book, The Original Curse.

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2015 Kansas City Royals

April 5, 2015 by  
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Episode 299 - Kansas City Royals

2014 was Royal for the team from the City of Fountains.  Can the Royals repeat and head back to the Fall Classic?  Ed Kasputis interviews baseball researcher Lloyd Johnson about the 2015 Kansas City Royals.

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2013 Minicast – The Original Curse

December 9, 2013 by  
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The Original Curse

Congratulations to the Red Sox for winning this year’s World Series   Let’s go back 95 years to the only World Series played in September, the 1918 World Series.  Did the Chicago Cubs throw the 1918 World Series to the Boston Red Sox?  Did this act curse both the Cubs and Red Sox organizations for decades to come?  Ed Kasputis interviews Sporting News writer and author, Sean Deveney about his intriguing book, The Original Curse.

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2012 World Series

October 22, 2012 by  
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It’s time for the World Series and our PhD Committee will be at Game 4.  Giants vs. Tigers.  Who would’ve thought?  Ed Kasputis interviews Baseball Bob and Mr. Sports Travel aka Joe Connor about the Fall Classic and as always our PhD Committee share their thoughts.

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2011 World Series

October 17, 2011 by  
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1 or 11?  Will George W. Bush and Nolan Ryan sit in the catbird’s seat as their Rangers win their first World Series or will Tony LaRussa and Dave Duncan keep the Cardinals playing like every game is their last and capture the Cardinals’ 11th World Championship?  Our PhD Committee previews the Fall Classic. Ed Kasputis interviews” the smartest man we know”, Baseball Bob about the Series and Joe Connor aka Mr. Sports Travel about the many things to do in both the Metroplex and the Gateway to the West.

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The Original Curse

October 13, 2011 by  
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The World Series starts in 5 days.  As we wait for the Fall Classic, let’s go back 93 years to the only World Series played in September, the 1918 World Series.  Did the Chicago Cubs throw the 1918 World Series to the Boston Red Sox?  Did this act curse both the Cubs and Red Sox organizations for decades to come?  Ed Kasputis interviews Sporting News writer and author, Sean Deveney about his intriguing book, The Original Curse.  Next stop, our World Series podcast which will be released on Tuesday, October 18th.

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2010 World Series

October 26, 2010 by  
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It’s time to enjoy the Fall Classic.  History will be made.  Either the Rangers will win their first World Series or the Giants will win their first title since moving to the Bay Area in 1958!  Our PhD Committee analyzes the Series.  Ed then interviews Professor Bruce Bukiet from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, Matty Staudt from Stitcher Radio and author G. Michael Green about Charlie Finley and his World Series exploits.  The podcast concludes with our PhD Committee listening to Red Barber make the call and Chuck Brodsky’s, Moe Berg – The Song.  Next podcast – Moe Berg – The Catcher Who Was A Spy.

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Bukiet Predicts Rangers & Phillies to Meet in World Series

October 18, 2010 by  
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Professor Bukiet predicts Rangers & Phillies to meet in World Series

This morning, Professor Bruce Bukiet was presented with his 2010 MLB Predictions Championship Plaque by Baseball PhD’s Ed Kasputis.  Professor Bukiet predicts that the Texas Rangers will meet the Philadelphia Phillies in this year’s World Series.

Our World Series podcast will be released on Tuesday, October 26th.  Professor Bukiet will be making a cameo appearance as he predicts who will win the Fall Classic.

2010 League Championship Series

October 14, 2010 by  
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Episode 34 - League Championship Series

The first round of the 2010 Major League Playoffs is complete and our PhD Committee gets you ready for the League Championship SeriesYankees, Rangers, Phillies and Giants are getting ready for baseball war.  Ed, Farley and Mark review the first round and things to see in each LCS City.  Ed interviews Tim Herlich as they remember the 2001 Seattle Mariners.  The Wise Guys finish their season as we get ready for the Fall Classic.  Next podcast – 2010 World Series.

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