The Vermont Cynic

Astros take World Series

Nickie Morris, Sports Columnist

November 9, 2017

Filed under Columns, Sports

In late June 2014, Sports Illustrated published a cover of George Springer in the newly minted orange Houston Astros throwback uniform. The magazine predicted the then-last-place team would be the 2017 World Series Champions and were widely ridiculed by most baseball fans despite the quiet support of many statisticians....

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