Ad Unit
Wednesday, November 25, 2015


Astros Got Pretty Decent Haul in Hunter Pence Trade

The Houston Astros have been hammered by many folks for trading away All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence at the deadline this year. I’ve always thought Pence was a pretty good player, but nothing special. His All-Star appearances have been more the result of circumstance (playing for the hapless Astros) than stellar performance. Still, he should help…Read More

Frank Thomas Gets Statue in Chicago

The White Sox are treating Frank Thomas right in his retirement. Last year they retired his jersey at the Cell in Chicago, leading to an emotional speech from The Big Hurt. This year they decided to give him a bronze statue in the left field concourse. Charles Comiskey, Minnie Minoso, Carlton Fisk, Nellie Fox and…Read More

Miguel Tejada Upset with Reporters for Saying He Doesn’t Have Range

Miguel Tejada is upset with reporters for writing that he has no range, perhaps thinking the criticism prompted the Giants to acquire another shortstop at the trade deadline. Tejada is currently on the disabled list with an abdominal issue, so the team acquired Orlando Cabrera from the Indians. Speaking on Sunday prior to the Giants’…Read More

Charlie Manuel Calls Tim Lincecum, Matt Cain Good But not Great

The Philadelphia Phillies just lost a three-game series to the San Francisco Giants. They were beaten by Tim Lincecum and Matt Cain who held them to one run apiece. The series loss comes after the Giants knocked out the Phillies in the NLCS last year with Cain and Lincecum going 2-1 against them. Needless to…Read More

Businessmen Reportedly Trying to Bring Baseball Back to Montreal

Montreal hasn’t had a Major League Baseball team since the Expos moved to D.C. and became the Nationals after the 2004 season. Seven years later, it appears as if some people in the city miss the team. A group of businessmen reportedly are trying to bring baseball back to Montreal. Former longtime French broadcaster of…Read More

Padres Set Record for Most Dogs in Pet Costume Parade

Of all the Guinness World Records we’ve written about here at LBS, this is one of our favorites. The Padres set a Guinness World Record for most dogs in a pet costume parade. No joke. Check it out: 337 dogs showed up for the Padres’ annual “Dog Days of Summer” event. In addition to the…Read More

MLB Trade Bait and Switch

The dog days of summer have arrived folks, with the exhilaration of a schnauzer raising its leg to mark its territory on a lamppost. The waning weeks of July. Talk of the magic number being wittled down to 50, the SEC media day, which takes half as long as it reportedly did to create the…Read More

Page 484 of 646First...482483484485486...