Archives by: Jake LaChapelle

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Jake LaChapelle is a reporter for 518 Sports who enjoys writing about MLB teams. Jake also covers CBA Football, the NHL, and Boston sports.

Jake LaChapelle Posts

Can Bartman Come Back Yet?

National
Let me set the scene. October 14, 2003. Chicago, Illinois. It was a chilly night at Wrigley Field, but the place was buzzing. The Chicago Cubs were scheduled ...
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CBA Runs Past Columbia, Final: CBA 55 Columbia 22

High School
Albany, NY — Friday marked the start of sectionals for local football teams. The Brothers of CBA were scheduled to face Columbia. CBA went 6-1 overall in the ...
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With Heavy Hearts, CBA Defeats Shen, 19-7

High School
Friday was an emotional roller coaster for football fans at Christian Brothers Academy. Really, the whole week has been. On Sunday, members of the CBA family awoke to ...
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Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016

Jose Fernandez: 1992-2016
Yesterday, Marlins fans and baseball fans woke up to heartbreaking news. Sickening news: Source confirms that #Marlins' Jose Fernandez was killed in boating accident. Statement coming from club ...
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The Legend of Señor Octubre: One Last Time (Hopefully)

National
Many baseball fans know that Reggie Jackson, a former Yankee and HOF outfielder, is referred to as “Mr. October.” Jackson was clutch in the playoffs, which is why ...
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Game Recap: CBA 57 Albany 18

High School
A week after the Falcons of Albany High School defeated Saratoga by a score 16-14,  the Falcons travelled to Christian Brothers Academy, to take on the Brothers. The ...
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Game Recap: CBA 34 Ballston Spa: 0

High School
It is finally that time of the year again. Football is back. Today marked the beginning of the high school football season, and many teams were ready to ...
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Tri-City ValleyCats All-Time Team

Summer baseball
In honor of their fifteenth season, the Tri-City ValleyCats released a special roster, their All-Time Team. This special 31-man roster features the best players in ValleyCat history. Let’s ...
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Tebow Time Part 2?

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Tim Tebow was a Heisman Award-winning QB at the University of Florida, and he was drafted by the Denver Broncos during the 2010 NFL Draft. His football career ...
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Rangers Release OF Josh Hamilton

National
Earlier this afternoon, the Texas Rangers announced that they had released OF Josh Hamilton. Hamilton, would have missed the rest of this year, because he was recovering from ...
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Beantown Benny: Boston’s Future Superstar

Beantown Benny: Boston’s Future Superstar
With the seventh overall pick of the 2015 MLB Draft, the Boston Red Sox selected Andrew Benintendi. The 5’10” left fielder bats and throws lefty. If you watch ...
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Yoenis Cespedes, Giant Slayer

National
This past weekend, the New York Mets wrapped up a 4 game series with the San Francisco Giants. The Mets started out the series with two losses, but ...
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Betances and Miller Dominate in Yankees’ 4-3 Win vs. Seattle

National
Going into Sunday’s game, the New York Yankees had dropped four straight games, and were close to being swept by the somewhat struggling Seattle Mariners. The matinee game ...
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