root for :
- v take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for
News & Articles
- Orioles outfielder Steve Pearce skateboards to the ballpark
As a 30-year-old journeyman trying to log 200 plate appearances in the majors for the first time this season Steve Pearce is someone to root for and the Orioles outfielder/designated hitter also has an interesting way of getting to Camden Yards for work each day. “I had a big old truck last year … driving…
June 12, 2013 - NBC Sports: HardballTalk
- Chicago or Boston? Which team should you root for in the Stanley Cup Final?
.Chicago or Boston? Which team should you root for in the Stanley Cup? The Stanley Cup Final will begin Wednesday night, and promises something special for the hardcore hockey fans. For the first time since 1979, two Original Six teams, the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks, will battle to hoist the Stanley Cup, one of the most famous trophies in professional sports.The Original Six moniker ...
June 11, 2013 - The Troy Record