About: JimFerch

Bio: I have a huge passion for sports. I love writing and discussing it. This is what made me want to become a sports writer. I'm determined to overcome obstacles and adversity. I prefer to write about baseball, basketball, and football. I take pride in my work and I want to be the best writer I can be.

Posts by JimFerch:

Kansas City Royals Aim For Ten Straights Wins

Posted on: 24 Aug 2016

The Kansas City Royals (65-60) are the hottest team in baseball, winning nine of their last 10 games. They look to continue that hot streak against the Miami Marlins (65-60) and starting pitcher Jose Fernandez on Wednesday at 7:05 ET at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. The Royals have not lost a game since Aug. 13 against the Minnesota Twins (49-76) in a 3-5 loss. Since then, they have beat the Detroit Tigers in three games and the Twins in five games along with a win in Miami last night.…

Mets Put Pitcher Steven Matz on Disabled List

Posted on: 24 Aug 2016

The New York Mets continue their struggle to keep their young starting pitchers healthy this season. Add another one to the list as 25-year old starting lefty Steven Matz has been put on the disabled list with tightness in his left shoulder. He will not start on Thursday, August 25, against the St. Louis Cardinals. He’s only expected to miss one start and is eligible to come back on Wednesday, Aug. 30 against the Miami Marlins (65-60) at Citi Field in Flushing, Queens. The Marlins are currently 2.5 games ahead of…

Dodgers tee off on Reds; Gonzalez Blasts 3 HRs

Posted on: 23 Aug 2016

The Los Angeles Dodgers (69-55) were hitting homer runs all over Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzales had a fantastic day, smashing three home runs. Corey Seager also had a terrific day at the plate going 4-for-5 with three RBIs. The Dodgers overall hit eight home runs as a team and trampled the Cincinnati Reds (53-71) 18-9 in a Monday afternoon slugfest. Five different players went yard for Los Angeles as the Reds used six pitchers. The Dodgers finished with 21 hits. Cincinnati Reds…

USA Men’s Basketball and Durant’s 30 Crushes Serbia For Gold Medal

Posted on: 21 Aug 2016

The Men’s Olympic USA basketball team has won its third consecutive gold medal. They took down Serbia for the second time after defeating them first in pool play. Team USA showed no remorse to ease off the gas pedal in the second half. Kevin Durant started off the game blazing hot and pretty much stayed hot all game, scoring 30 points. He had five three-pointers as well in the 96-66 championship victory in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday. No Stephen Curry? No LeBron James? No Russell Westbrook? No problem. Carmelo Anthony earned…

Patriots’ Dion Lewis Needs Second Knee Surgery

Posted on: 21 Aug 2016

After tearing his ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) in November 2015 with the New England Patriots, running back Dion Lewis will have a “cleanup” knee surgery, sidelining him indefinitely. According to ESPN Inside Source Adam Schefter, there’s definitely a chance he could return this season. Dion lewis was a vital contributor to the Patriots running game last season. He had 49 carries for 234 rushing yards (4.8 yards per carry) and two touchdowns along with 38 receptions for 338 receiving yards and two touchdowns in seven games played. He was the second…