Author Archives: Megan Plain

Megan Plain

About Megan Plain

Megan is a sophomore attending the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University. She was raised in Southern California and grew up and avid sports fan. In her spare time you will find her at the beach or watching Netflix. You can follow Megan on Twitter @MeganPlain

 

MLB: Nicasio’s Stellar Performance, Mets Respond Too Late

The Mets have been hot recently, winning seven of its last nine games, but its bats did not prove to be on fire Thursday night. Colorado hit the ground running to score seven runs before New York could manage to … Continue reading

MLB: Cano Helps Seattle Sweep Yanks, Elias With 10 K’s

Thursday night saw a pitching matchup between Hiroki Kuroda and Roenis Elias, giving 25-year-old rookie Elias his fist win, and first game, at Yankee Stadium. It was the first time Elias pitched against this Yankees team and he led the … Continue reading

MLB: Yankees Take Three-Game Series, Maronde With Wild Pitch

In a close matchup between the Angels and Yankees on Sunday night, the Yanks managed to clinch the series in game three with a 3-2 win. Twice the Angels would take the lead, and twice the Yankees would tie it … Continue reading

MLB: Murphy’s Game-Winning Offensive Performance, Split Series

With a game-winning performance from catcher John Ryan Murphy, the Yankees split the first two games of the series with a 4-3 victory against the Angels. The 22-year-old came up big offensively to break a 1-1 tie in the second … Continue reading

MLB: Yanks Bring Power With Bats, Red Sox Make Plenty E’s

As usual, the matchup between the Yankees and Red Sox had proven to be an eventful one. The three-game series had resulted in a fantastic homecoming, suspension, and exciting final matchup. The Yankees managed to topple the Red Sox in … Continue reading

MLB: Analysis of Yankees Pitching Staff

As we conclude the first few weeks of the 2014 season, the Yankees are leading the AL East at 11-8. The bullpen entered this season with high hopes, especially after gaining Masahiro Tanaka as a pitcher. The pitching staff lost … Continue reading

MLB: Current State of Crippled Yankees Roster

Recently, injuries have not been a rarity among the Yankee’s roster. It seems as if the players continue to drop like flies, as players are continuously added to the DL. The start to this season resembles last years crippling start … Continue reading