Ultimate Games

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Willie Wells is One of the Greatest Shortstops You’ve Never Heard Of

Hall of Fame shortstop Willie Wells was probably every bit as great at hitting a baseball as Rogers...

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Babe Ruth’s failed stolen base attempt ended the 1926 World Series, or did it?

What are the odds that George Springer will get thrown out trying to steal second base in the...

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10-inning shutout masterpiece by Morris led Twins past Braves in 1991 World Series

The greatest pitching performance in the World Series ever? Might have been. Jack Morris, the ace of aces...

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Phillies outlasted pesky Astros in 1980 to win first pennant in 30 years

Garry Maddox had the game-winning hit in Game Five of the 1980 NL Playoffs. The 1980 postseason was...

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McCovey’s liner just missed making history in Game Seven of ’62 World Series against Yanks

The 1962 Fall Classic was the first World Series played in Northern California, with the Giants hosting in...

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Yankees won flag by beating Red Sox on final Sunday of regular season in 1949

29 years before Bucky Dent would become famous for his home run to beat the Red Sox in...

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Reggie and Campy homered to support Holtzman as A’s repeated in 1973

It was the seventh game of the World Series and only days earlier the owner of the team...

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Baseball’s Ultimate Games provide the great drama of the sport

Through 2020, there have been 139 Ultimate Games in modern baseball history (since 1903). 40 Ultimate Games have...

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Ultimate Game Timeline: Baseball’s Win-Or-Go-Home Games

2020 October 17, 2020, at Petco Park, San DiegoTampa Bay Rays vs. Houston AstrosAL Championship Series Game SevenAt...