The Texas Rangers win the 1990 Tournament as an 11 seed beating the Dodgers 4 games to 2. The Dodgers win the first 2 games in LA but the Rangers come back behind some great pitching from Nolan Ryan and Bobby Witt in games 5 and 6. Congrats Texas Rangers! Recaps below.
Man these Out Of The Park Tournaments have been fun [pick it up if you haven't already :)]. The Angels jump out to a 3-1 series lead only to have the Dodgers storm back and take the series 4-3. Veteran Fernando Valenzuela with the big Game 7 victory. Lance Parrish for the Angels hits 5 homers in the losing effort. Dodgers move on to the Finals. Recaps below. [caption id="attachment_2053" align="alignnone" width="640"] angels-dodgers[/caption]
Toronto beats up on the 2 seed Pirates winning 4 games to 1. Bonds was kept under control for most of the series by Toronto pitching and they will move onto to face the Rangers in the Final Four. Game Recaps below. [caption id="attachment_2030" align="alignnone" width="640"] jays-pirates[/caption]
The Rangers move onto the Final Four by beating the Indians 4 games to 2. Rangers move on to face the winner fo the Pirates/Blue Jays Elite 8 matchup. Game Recap below. [caption id="attachment_2026" align="alignnone" width="640"] indians-rangers[/caption]
Just like the 93 tournament when the Braves got beat up by the Rangers, the #1 seed A's get swept by the Dodgers. Dodgers score 9, 11, 9, 9 runs respectively as the A's cant get them out no matter who is pitching. Game recap below. [caption id="attachment_2010" align="alignnone" width="932"] dodgers_athletics 90[/caption]
What a series!! The Indians storm out to a 3-0 lead as Chicago can't get any hitting. The White Sox would bust out the bats in Game 4 and take Game 5 and 6. Cleveland steadies themselves and wins Game 7 for the upset. John Farrell beats Black Jack McDowell twice in the series. Game recaps below.