The College World Series is one of my favorite events of the year. I have been a big baseball fan all my life. I love the strategy, as well as the team aspect. One player can’t win the game. It’s a total team effort. Every game has one winner and one loser. Pure.
It’s pretty easy to argue that baseball at the college level is the purest form. These guys aren’t getting paid, save for the typical scholarship benefits. It’s a ‘love of the game’ perspective that makes every game really fun to watch. Well, that and the aluminum bats…
With the Arizona Wildcats defeating Oklahoma State and the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers’ win over TCU, the College World Series Finals are set. Coastal Carolina and Arizona will meet in the best of three series that begins tonight at 7PM EST on ESPN.
I’m pumped. My pick? I’m going Coastal.