The Yankees beat up on the Red Sox sweeping the series 4-0. Yankees get big offensive series from Wade Boggs and Bernie Williams as the Red Sox couldn't get their offense going in the series. The Yankees go onto the Elite 8 where they will match up against the Astros in what should be a great series. Game Summaries Below:
The Astros get great pitching from Doug Drabek and Shane Reynolds as they move past the Dodgers 4 games to 2. Dodgers couldn't get any offense going as they manage just 1 homer in the series. Houston moves on to face the winner of the Yankees/Red Sox series in the Elite 8. Game Summaries Below:
After losing games 5 and 6 the Reds bounce back and beat the Mets in Game 7 to move onto the Elite 8 to face the Atlanta Braves. Bobby Bonilla smacks 4 homers for the Mets but it wasn't enough as Bret Boone hits .364 and tony Fernandez drives in 8 runs for the winners. Game Summaries Below
The Braves sweep past the Phillies behind great pitching allowing only 6 runs in the whole series. Fred McGriff homers twice and drives in 6 runs as the Braves will move onto the Elite 8 to face the winner of the Reds/Mets series. Game Summaries Below:
The White Sox win an awesome Game 7 4-3 to take the series from the Blue Jays. Ron Karkovice hits 3 solo homers and Robin Ventura drives in 6 big runs for the winners. White Sox move on to face the Indians in the Elite 8 in what should be a real fun series. Game Summaries Below.
The Indians come back and win Games 6 and 7 to win the series 4 to 3. Albert Belle blasts 3 homers and Dennis Martinez wins two big games for the tribe. The Indians move on to face the winner of the White Sox/Blue Jays series. Game Summaries Below.
The Top seeded Expos take care of business bouncing the Twins 4 games to 2. Wil Cordero hits 3 homers and Pedro Martinez and Jeff Fassero pitch great for the Expos as the will move onto to face the winner of the Orioles and Royals series. Game Summary Below.
Astros looking to win 3 in a row and win the World Series send Ken Forsch (12-13 3.20 Grade 13Z) to the hill against Larry Gura (18-10 2.95 Grade 15Z) for the Royals. The story of this playoff has been the Astros bats and this game was another example as the Astros come out strong getting 3 quick runs off Gura. Joe Morgan and Jose Cruz single in runs and Cesar Cedano again delivers, this time a RBI double. Down 3-0 and their back against the wall the Royals do some damage of their own in the first. After a Hal McRae single, all world George Brett would again go yard to make it 3-2 Astros. In the 4th the Astros would get an insurance run as Denny…