Boston Red Sox: Mike Napoli and Team Still Out on Deal

12/31/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

As the clock nears closer to midnight, and countless masses of people fixate on the ball drop into another year, the Boston Red Sox and Mike Napoli...

MLB 2012: The Rewind Finale...Finally

12/31/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The 2012 MLB calendar is finally over! What a year it was.   From the introduction to a one-game Wild Card to the media-farce of Roger ...

Cleveland Indians: Rebuilding for the Future...and 2013?

12/31/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Cleveland Indians, backed by a new Fox Television deal (worth a reported 10 years and $400 million), are looking to shed their smaller-market s...

Ugueth Urbina is Free, And Looking to Play on Your MLB Team

12/29/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The sports world loves a good comeback story.    Many times, when considering the MLB player's attempt at athletic reincarnation, t...

Baltimore Orioles: Adding Justin Smoak Could be a Good Move

12/29/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Baltimore Orioles, with all the news coming out of the AL East this offseason, have remained relatively quiet.   It's true, gen...

Los Angeles Dodgers: Fear the Beard?

12/28/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Although the holiday season and re-run friendly TV has passed for another year, there are still more than a few MLB teams looking to a bearded man ...

New York Jets: Rex Ryan Made His Point Clear with Tim Tebow

12/27/12 in NFL   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The instant fame from HBO's Hard Knocks might be the lasting legacy for the Jets under head coach Rex Ryan.   From that point in ti...

Chicago Cubs: Was Signing Edwin Jackson A Necessary Move?

12/21/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Had the Mayan time keepers gotten things right—leaving the world at an end today with only John Cusack to save us— some of the Chicago ...

MLB Rumors: Should Nick Swisher Go to the Texas Rangers?

12/19/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Nick Swisher, now that top-tier players have been picked off the free agent market, is currently weighing the three or four teams interested in his...

Texas Rangers: Why the Offseason is Not a Total Failure

12/19/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Texas Rangers, after falling short to acquire Zack Greinke, and losing Josh Hamilton to the Angels, are struggling this offseason to fill needs...

Kevin Youkilis to the Yankees: A Good Fit for an Unexpected Situation

12/11/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The New York Yankees made their first inked-effort to help cover the unexpected void at third base in 2013, signing Kevin Youkilis to a one-year de...

Zack Greinke to the Los Angeles Dodgers: 2013 World Series Champions?

12/8/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Los Angeles Dodgers are continuing their monetary pursuit towards excellence (they hope), reportedly spending big to get coveted free-agent pit...

New York Mets: Extending David Wright's Contract is a Smart Move

12/1/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

New York Mets' third baseman David Wright reportedly will get his wish: finishing his All-Star career with the team that brought him onto the M...

Close Out Special: The New York Yankees Make Mariano Rivera an Offer

11/30/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The pitcher-of-choice in the ninth inning for the New York Yankees' 2013 season, assuming they have the lead, will look very familiar once agai...

Un-Bourn: The Braves Sign Free Agent B.J. Upton to a 5-Year Deal

11/29/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

While baseball insiders wait and watch what the Washington Nationals, the NL East team with ample cash and easiness of shopping for wants instead o...