Headlines From Around The Continuum (October 16, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Mets beat Dodgers, will face Cubs in NLCS

New York Times: Joy in Metsville

Daily News (Front): UT YOURS!

Daily News (Back): DAN-TASTIC

NY Post (Front): YOU METCHA!

NY Post (Back): DANTASTIC!

Newsday (Front): BRING ON THE CUBS!

Newsday (Back): YES!

METRO- NEW YORK: MIGHTY METS

LA Daily News: METS GIVE DODGERS THE BLUES… AGAIN (This was also used with affiliated papers.)

La Opinion (Los Angeles): Corazón roto (“Broken heart”)

Orange County Register: DODGERS’ BLUNDERS ADD UP

Bakersfield Californian: LIGHTS OUT ON DODGERS’ POSTSEASON

The Record (Bergen County, NJ): Mets’ faith pays off

Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Ca.): FIZZLING AT FINISH

Times Herald-Record (Middletown, NY): JUST AMAZIN’

Monterey (Ca.) Herald): Mets reach NLCS, send Dodgers packing

Post-Standard (Syracuse, NY): HOW ‘BOUT THE BIG APPLE?

Santa Maria (Ca.) Times: Dodgers done

Ventura County (Ca.) Star:  Season at an end

Chicago Sun-Times: NLCS SET: CUBS VS. METS

Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal: Volusia County’s Jacob deGrom pitches Mets to NLCS

Gainesville (FL) Sun: METS EDGE DODGERS, ADVANCE TO NLCS

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Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 15, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Blue Jays advance to ALCS after bat-!@#$ insane Game 5

(Toronto) Globe and Mail: JAYS TAKE FANS ON A WILD RIDE TO REMEMBER

National Post: COMEBACK KIDS

Toronto Star: SING ALONG, YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO … JOSE! JOSE! JOSE! JOSE!

Dallas Morning News: A tough way to go

Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Seventh-inning collapse collapse ends Rangers’ season

Calgary Herald: BAUTISTA POWERS BLUE JAYS INTO ALCS

Calgary Sun: TRUE BLUE!

Canada’s Metro papers: BRING ‘EM ON or FLIPPING OUT IN TORONTO

Edmonton Journal: JAYS MOVE ON AFTER WILD WIN

Guelph Mercury: Bautista’s big blast

Hamilton Spectator: WHAT A WIN!

Waterloo Region Record: What a game!

La Presse (Montreal): UN MATCH FOU! (“A CRAZY GAME!”)

Ottawa Citizen: SEVENTH-INNING SMASH!

Prince George Citizen: JOSÉ! JOSÉ! JOSÉ!

Le Journal de Quebec: Les Jays sensationnels (“The Jays sensational”)

Citrus County (FL) Chronicle: It’s been a while: Toronto Blue Jays advance to ALCS

Augusta (GA) Chronicle: A WILD RIDE

The Gleaner (Henderson, KY): BLUE JAYS FLY INTO ALCS

Standard-Speaker (Hazleton, PA): TORONTO’S WILD WIN

Vanguardia (Saltillo, Mexico): El héroe de Toronto (“The hero of Toronto”, referring to Roberto Osuna, who is Mexican)

La Prensa (Managua, Nicaragua): Toronto completa asalto (“Toronto completes assault”)

El Nacional (Caracas, Venezuela): Errores de Andrus coronaron a Toronto (“Andrus errors crowned Toronto“, referring to Venezuelan Elvis Andrus’ critical 7th inning errors)

Headline: Royals return to ALCS behind Johnny Cueto’s excellent performance

Kansas City Star: Cheers & tears

Houston Chronicle: CRUSHED CITY

Joplin (MO) Globe: ROYAL FLUSH

The Eagle (Bryan-College Station, TX): MAJOR STUMBLES (This technically referred to both Texas teams, but the picture was of the Astros.)

The Hutchinson (KS) News: AND IT’S ON TO THE NEXT ONE

Lawrence (KS) Journal-World: JOHNNY BE GOOD

Springfield (MO) News-Leader: ROYALS RETURN TO ALCS

Omaha World-Herald: K.C.’s ace in the hole

Salina (KS) Journal: ROYALS WIN! 7-2

Topeka Capital-Journal: On to ALCS

Wichita Eagle: ROYALS ADVANCE TO AL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

The Hawk Eye (Burlington, Iowa): Royals move on to ALCS

Headline: Mets vs. Dodgers for final LCS spot tonight

Daily News (Back): READY FOR MY CLOSE-UP (with picture of Mr. Met)

New York Post (Back): TAKE FIVE

Newsday (Back): HOLLYWOOD ENDING?

METRO- New York Edition: HANGING BY A HAIR

Press-Telegram (Long Beach): Greinke vs. deGrom will be a battle of styles (This was also used for other papers of the same chain.)

Star-Ledger (Newark, NJ): Mets face yet another do-or-die

The Desert Sun (Palm Springs): Dodgers looking to Greinke to extend team’s run

The Times of Trenton (NJ): Mets staking their hopes on deGrom

Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 14, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Cubs beat rival Cardinals, head to NLCS as America catches Cubs Fever

Chicago Tribune: HAVING A BLAST

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: KNOCKOUT PUNCH

Chicago Sun-Times (“Cubs Extra”): HOUSE PARTY

Redeye (Chicago): W (as in, it’s a big picture of the blue W flown after every Cubs win)

Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, Ill.): W FLAG KEEPS FLYING

Springfield (Ill.) News-Leader: CARDINALS OUT

Daily Chronicle (Dekalb, Ill.): CUBS ADVANCE (This headline was also used elsewhere.)

Beacon-News (Aurora, Ill.): NO PLACE LIKE HOME (This headline was used with many other papers of the same chain.)

The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Ill.): Cubs finish off Cardinals, reach NLCS

News-Gazette (Champaign, Ill.): They are good. Really.

Decatur (Ill.) Herald & Review: Cubs roar into NLCS

Courier-News (Elgin, Ill.): A NEW BLUE FLU (on Cubs fans playing hooky early from work to watch game)

Journal Gazette (Mattoon, Ill.) CUBS WIN NLDS

Naperville (Ill.) Sun: SENIOR CUBS FAN SAYS IT’S THIS YEAR

Rockford (Ill.) Register Star: LOVIN’ THE LONG BALL

Lewiston (Idaho) Tribune: Cubs clinch at Wrigley

Herald-Times (Bloomington, Ind.): Schwarber, Cubs head to NLCS

The Times (Munster, Ind.): FLY THE W

South Bend (Ind.) Tribune: Moving on

Tribune-Star (Terre Haute, Ind.): IT’S CUBS IN 4 GAMES

The Hawk Eye (Burlington, Iowa): Bye, bye, birds

Des Moines Register: THAT’S HISTORY

Omaha World-Herald: A little history for Cubs

Arizona Republic (Phoenix): Cubs move one step closer to World Series

Panama City (FL) News-Herald: Young Cubs blast Cards, advance to NLCS

Sentinel-Record (Hot Springs, Arkansas): CUBS WIN (This headline was also used elsewhere.)

Sarasota (FL) Herald-Tribune: Cubs dispatch the Cardinals

St. Augustine (FL) Record: CUBS WIN DIVISION SERIES

Augusta (GA) Chronicle: CUBS MOVING ON

La Prensa (Managua, Nicaragua): Cachorros dejan atrás a Cardenales (“Cubs leave Cardinals behind”)

Primera Hora (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico): !Poder boricua! (“Puerto Rican Power!”, referring to Javier Baez’s home run)

El Nacional (Caracas, Venezuela): Hector Rondón sello el pase de Chicago (“Hector Rondon sealed the deal for Chicago.”)

 

Headline: Kershaw and Dodgers force Game 5

Daily News (Back page): KERSHES!

NY Post (Front): To live or die in LA

NY Post (Back): ‘SHAW SHANKED

Newsday (Back): ACED OUT

Los Angeles Times: Dodgers win, force Game 5

New York Times: Mets Strike Out, and It’s on to Game 5

Los Angeles Daily News: Turner, Dodgers win to bring series back to L.A.

La Opinion (LA): Kershaw salva a los Dodgers (“Kershaw saves Dodgers”)

The Record (Bergen County, NJ): Mets’ night ends in in frustration

Times Union (Albany, NY): Mets can’t close series out

Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA): ALIVE FOR FIVE

Republican-American (Waterbury, Conn.): METS LOSE

El Vigia (Ensenada, Mexico): Kershaw da vida Dodgers (“Kershaw gives Dodgers life”)

 

Headline: ALDS Game 5s Today

Kansas City Star: ROYALS WON’T HESITATE TO PULL JOHNNY CUETO

Dallas Morning News: Rangers turn to Cole

National Post (Toronto): ALL EYES ON STROMAN

Toronto Star: LET’S PLAY BALL!

St. Joseph (Mo.) News-Press: BIG STAKES

Lufkin (TX) Daily News: Do or die!

Junction City (KS) Daily Union: It hinges on tonight: Royals prepare for Game 5

Salina (KS) Journal: ROYALS AT HOME!

Wichita Eagle: CUETO SET TO START GAME

American Press (Lake Charles, La.): NOW OR NEVER FOR ASTROS

 

Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 13, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Royals shock Astros with rally, force Game 5

Kansas City Star: DEJA BLUE

Houston Chronicle: It was hard to watch

St. Joseph (Mo.) News-Press: ROYALS RALLY LATE

Primera Hora (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico): “Fallé la jugada, la fallé.” (“I missed the play, I failed.” This is a quote from the Puerto Rican Carlos Correa after his error proved very costly to the Astros.)

Brownsville (TX) Herald: COSTLY ERROR (Correa’s error)

The Monitor (McAllen, TX): COSTLY BLUNDER

The Hutchinson (KS) News: CALL IT A COMEBACK

Wichita (KS) Eagle: ROYALS RALLY PAST ASTROS

Lawrence (KS) Journal-World: KC FORCES GAME 5

El Nuevo Herald (Miami): Los Reales igualan serie con los Astros (“The Royals match/equal series with Astros”)

El Nuevo Diario (Managua, Nicaragua): Kansas obliga a un quinto y decisivo juego (“Kansas forcing a a fifth and deciding game”)

Headline: Blue Jays bash way to Game 5

Dallas Morning News: Oh, no — Canada

Toronto Star: THEY’RE COMING HOME

(Toronto) Globe and Mail: OFFENCE POWERS UP AS JAYS MAKE QUICK WORK OF RANGERS

National Post: Jays victory sets up Wednesday showdown

Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Blue Jays win, send series to winner-take-all finale

Canada’s Metro Papers: BACK FROM THE BRINK or BOYS IN BLUE COMING HOME or JUMP FOR JOY (depending on city)

Calgary Herald: BLUE JAYS FORCE GAME 5

Ottawa Citizen: BLUE JAYS TWO-STEP IN TEXAS

Times Record News (Wichita Falls, TX): BACK TO CANADA

Le Journal de Quebec: Les Jays forcent un ultime match (“The Jays force a final game.”)

Amarillo (TX) Globe-News: JAYS FIGHT BACK

Edmonton Journal: BLUE JAYS STAY ALIVE

Winnipeg Free Press: Blue Jays hit power switch, knot series

Headline: Cubs see record six young guns go deep, one win from NLCS

Chicago Tribune: FLYIN’ HIGH

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: DEEP-SIXED

Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago): WRIGLEYVILLE SLUGGERS

Daily Chronicle (Dekalb, Ill.): CRUSHING IT

Beacon-News (Aurora, Ill.): On a real power trip

Belleville (Ill.) News-Democrat: CUBS’ SIX HOMERS BLAST CARDS

Decatur (Ill.) Herald & Review: Homer haven

Courier-News (Elgin, Ill.): Cubs have a blast at Wrigley

Journal Star (Peoria, Ill.): CUBS HAVE A BLAST

Tampa Bay Times: Maddon’s magic arrives at playoffs

Idaho Press-Tribune (Nampa): CHI-TOWN SLUGGERS

Quad-City Times (Davenport, Iowa): HIT PARADE

The Hawk Eye (Burlington, Iowa): Cubs down Cards in Wrigley matchup

Tribune-Star (Terre Haute, Ind.): BREAKING SERIES TIE

The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa): Cubs move one step closer

Messenger-Inquirer (Owensboro, KY): HOMER HAPPY

Evansville (Ind.) Courier & Press: THE BATTLE CONTINUES

Sioux City (Iowa) Journal: LEG UP

Register Citizen (Torrington, Conn.): Cubs move a game away from NLCS

The Times (Munster, Ind.): CUBS HOMER SIX TIMES, BEAT CARDS

Delaware State News (Dover): Cubs claw Cards in NL Div. Series

The Garden Island (Lihu’e, Hawaii): CUBS TAKE LEAD IN NLDS

 

Headline: Mets avenge Tejada not through beanballs but with offense

New York Times: Revenge of the Mets

Daily News (Front): Kicked ’em in the Uts!

Daily News (Back): CHASE THAT!

New York Post (Front): Monster mash

New York Post (Back): BREAK THIS!

Newsday (Front): METS GET REVENGE AT PLATE

Newsday (Back): TAKE THAT!

Bakersfield Californian: TO THE BRINK

Press-Telegram (Long Beach): Mets use the long ball to rout the Dodgers

The Desert Sun (Palm Springs, Ca.): Mets beat Dodgers, take lead in NLDS

The Record (Bergen County, NJ): Mets answer in big way

Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Ca.): METS DRUB DODGERS

Herald News (Woodland Park, NJ): METS FANS SAVOR THE MOMENT

Ventura County (Ca.) Star: DODGERS BLASTED IN GAME 3

Connecticut Post (Bridgeport): Mets crush Dodgers to take 2-1 lead in NLDS

Herald News (Klamath Falls, Oregon): RECORD EFFORT

 

Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 12, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Utley suspended and will appeal as NLDS heads to New York

Daily News (Front): PAYBACK IS A PITCH! (more or less calling for Harvey to bean Utley if he plays tonight)

Daily News (Back): WHO’S A BUM!

New York Post (Front): MLB: IT WAS DIRTY

New York Post (Back): DARK JUSTICE (calling for “Dark Knight” Matt Harvey to plunk somebody)

Newsday (Back): YER OUT!

Los Angeles Times: The price of an infamous slide

New York Times: Utley Disciplined for Slide

El Diario- La Prensa (Brooklyn): Golpe Bajo (“Low blow”)

Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal: PLAYING HARDBALL

 

Headline: Astros take 2-1 lead and look to clinch

Houston Chronicle: Hear them roar

Kansas City Star: On the ropes

Galveston County Daily News: GAME 3 TO THE HOUSTON ASTROS

St. Joseph (Mo.) News-Press: ROAD WOES

Corpus Christi Caller-Times: IN THE LEAD

Times-Republican (Marshalltown, Iowa): KC WE HAVE A PROBLEM

Salina (Kan.) Journal: DO OR DIE FOR KC

Joplin (Mo.) Globe: TROUBLE IN TEXAS

 

Headline: Blue Jays stay alive and force Game 4

(Toronto) Globe and Mail: Blue Jays still alive and finally clicking

Toronto Star: Jays pull post-season back from the brink

Dallas Morning-News: It wasn’t Texas’ night

Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Blue Jays cool off Rangers 5-1 to stay alive in series

Calgary Sun: STAYIN’ ALIVE

La Prensa (Managua, Nicaragua): Azulejos sobreviven (“Blue Jays survive”)

Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 11, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, elsewhere, and occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Dodgers and Mets tied up at 1 after controversial Chase Utley slide

Daily News (Front page): SCREWED!

Daily News (Back page): UT-TER DISGRACE!

NY Post (Front page): METS TAKE A HIT

NY Post (Back page): SCREWED!

Newsday (Back page): PAINFUL

Orange County Register: Dodgers upend Mets, 5-2

Press-Telegram (Long Beach) and other papers: Dodgers rally in 7th to send series to NY all tied up

Santa Maria (Ca.) Times: LA evens it up

Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Ca.): Dodgers rally, upend Mets

The Record (Bergen County, NJ): Dodgers rally to draw even with Mets

Qhubo (Cartagena, Colombia): Julio Teheran ve a los Mets en la serie mundial (“Julio Teheran sees the Mets in the World Series.” – the prediction of the Colombian pitcher)

Headline: Cubs beat Cardinals to tie it up going to Chicago (due to some sort of error, yesterday’s Chicago Tribune was reposted on the Newseum site, hence why it’s not here)

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: QUEASY & UNEASY (referring to how Jaime Garcia apparently had a stomach ailment)

Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago): WHOLE NEW BALLGAME

Beacon-News (Aurora, Ill.): CUBS EVEN SERIES

Belleville (Ill.) News-Democrat: Cubs knock Cardinals 6-3, tie series at 1-1

Peoria (Ill.) Journal Star: 1-1

Pantagraph (Bloomington, Ill.): Soler’s shot helps Cubs even NLDS

News-Gazette (Champaign, Ill.): Firing back

Decatur (Ill.) Herald & Review: Early onslaught

The Times (Munster, Ind.): CUBS TIE IT UP

Citrus County (Fl.) Chronicle: Cubs even up series with Cardinals

Headlines from Around The Continuum (October 10, 2015)

A sampling of baseball-related headlines from the Newseum, as well as occasionally some websites, with the occasional note from me on what they are talking about:

Headline: Rangers beat Blue Jays in 14, take 2-0 lead

Dallas News: Two in a row, quite a show

(Toronto) Globe and Mail: On the brink

Toronto Star: SHATTERED

Calgary Herald: JAYS FACE ELIMINATION IN TEXAS

Chronicle-Herald (Halifax): Noooooo!!!

Hamilton Spectator: ANOTHER LOSS

Ottawa Citizen: 1ST INNING JITTERS HAUNT JAYS

El Universal (Cartagena, Colombia): RANGERS, ARRIBA

El Nuevo Diario (Managua, Nicaragua): Texas pone contra la pared a Toronto (It means either “Texas placed against the wall in Toronto”- referring to how it took 14 innings, but I think it might more mean “Texas puts Toronto’s backs against the wall”, as in they have pushed Toronto to the brink of elimination)

El Nacional (Caracas, Venezuela): Texas repitió en Toronto (“Texas repeated in Toronto”)

Headline: Royals tie up series with Astros

Kansas City Star: Houston, we have a series

Houston Chronicle: Astros, Royals all tied up

St. Joseph (Mo.) News-Press: SQUARED AWAY

Lawrence (Kan.) Journal-World: OUT OF A JAM

Headline: Cardinals win Game 1 against Cubs

Chicago Tribune: BACK TO EARTH

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: ROOKIES ROCK & ROLL

Daily Herald (Suburban Chicago): Lester bested

Belleville (Ill.) News-Democrat: RED OCTOBER IS HERE (needless to say, Belleville is in solid Cardinals territory)

Pantagraph (Bloomington, Ill.): Lackey, long ball life Cards to Game 1 win

Peoria (Ill.) Journal-Star: WELCOME TO ARMAGEDDON (It’s for a column about the series)

Post-Tribune (Merrillville, Ind.): LACKING

The Times (Munster, Ind.): CUBS BESTED IN GAME 1

Tribune-Star (Terre Haute, Ind.): Clash of Clans (on divided fan loyalties)

The Hawk Eye (Burlington, Iowa): HOUSE DIVIDED (similarly on divided fan loyalties)

The Gleaner (Henderson, Ky.): CARDINALS TAKE LEAD

 

Headline: deGrom wins match-up with Kershaw (due to how late the game ended, not as many papers had it on their front page)

New York Post: Wright on!

Daily News (from their website): deGROM-INANT

Pasadena Star-News: OLD-SCHOOL FANS KNOW THE SCORE: 3-1 (As there was also an article on people who keep score the old-fashioned way)

El Vigia (Ensenada, Mexico): Se repite la historia (“History repeats itself”- with a picture of Kershaw. Ouch.)