Archive for the ‘Baseball’ Category

Okay, now that we’re officially in the homestretch of the 2012 MLB season, I feel obligated to give my two cents worth.  I know, I know, everybody is out there right now, prognosticating (I love that word) about which teams will fade down the stretch and which teams will be this year’s version of the […]


The Arizona Diamondbacks found themselves in a dangerous position.  They had been picked by many (including yours truly) to finish on top of the NL West division this season, and to at least make the playoffs by most baseball fans. Yet here they were at the mid-point of the season, sitting several games under .500 […]


May is officially over and we’re one third of the way through the 2012 baseball season.  While there are a few surprises going on, the teams that were projected to be at the top by season’s end (see BASEBALL HAS FINALLY STARTED – AND THE WINNERS ARE… dated 4/14/12)  are either living up to expectations […]


I know, I know…it’s only been a week since the season has begun.  How could anyone possibly know who the winners are?  The reality is, no one knows.  But that doesn’t stop everybody with a keyboard from making their projections, does it?  Hey, look what I’m sitting in front of.  A keyboard!  I guess that […]


By now everyone has heard the news that Ryan Braun’s 50-game suspension has been thrown out by an arbitrator.  Every talk show around is going nuts over this topic, with most of them saying the same thing.   Oh, they’re going at it from different angles, but they’re still implying the same thing…..Ryan Braun got away […]