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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Baseball

Colby Lewis Delivered in Game 6 for Texas

Who could have figured that a man who spent the past two seasons pitching in Japan could turn out to be such an impact player for the Texas Rangers this year? If Jon Daniels and the rest of the team’s front office says so, I wouldn’t believe them. 31-year-old Colby Lewis who only had 34…Read More

MLB Dugouts: Dirtier Than Your Average Sports Agent

Baseball. It’s as American as the political scandal and substandard automobiles. The crack of the bat, the plunging of the steroid needle, the fresh smell of grass, and the ABCs of the PEDs are things we all associate with this nation’s supposed pastime (even though both basketball and football have seemingly lapped this aging, flabby…Read More

Matt Cain Finally Got Some Run Support

The phrase “Cained” has been springing up throughout major league clubhouses over the past few years as a word to describe losing a close ball game, perhaps 1-0, or 2-1. This has come about in reference to Matt Cain, the San Francisco Giants starting pitcher. For those who watch him on a regular basis he…Read More

Red Sox to Widen Fenway Bullpens, Shorten Porch in Right Field?

Could the Boston Red Sox be getting jealous of the way balls fly out of their AL East rival’s ballpark?  It’s no secret that the new Yankee Stadium was built with the dimensions of a Juicy Juice juice box.  The right field fence is a mere 314 feet from home plate.  Although right center is…Read More

Meet Jared Macchirole: The New Jeffrey Maier in New York

We already touched on how the Yankees had both a Jeffrey Maier and Steve Bartman moment in Game 4 of the ALCS. Well leave it to the New York papers to take all of 15 minutes to find out the life story for the perp. By the third inning, we knew where the new Maier…Read More

Nolan Ryan, Rangers Providing Parking Refund for Overcharged Fans

When the new Texas Rangers ownership took over, their goal was to follow the Arte Moreno model of fan-friendliness and a family environment at the ballpark. Much like Moreno, their first step was to cut beer prices and parking. As much as I can’t stand the Rangers, I have to recognize and applaud Chuck Greenberg…Read More

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