Message In A Bottle

6/10/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   63 respect

Message sent and received.  The Nats blew into San Francisco last night and bludgeoned the Giants.  To this point in the season, the Giga...

Lonnie Chisenhall just had the game of his life

6/10/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Most people looked at the headline and the first thought was "who?" But Lonnie Chisenhall is having a hell of a season, albeit in limi...

Heat Is On

6/6/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   63 respect

With all taxi service duties now complete, it is time to regale you all with some of my tools of "technology". Does anyone else find i...

Mark Teixeira hosts a YouTube show and it's amazing

6/6/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Yesterday, Mark Teixeira unleashed the third episode of his web TV show, "Foul Territory." As Deadspin points out, it seems to be insp...

MLB continues to botch the most absurdly umpired game in recent memory

6/4/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Last Friday, the Red Sox beat the Rays 3-2 in a 10-inning affair featuring a brawl, multiple ejections, beanballs and also some damn good baseball....

Nut shot of the day: Wiffleball ump gets it bad

6/3/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

In some places, like the Potomac area, they have extremely competitive Wiffleball leagues, with umpires and everything. As awesome as that s...

Width Of A Circle

6/2/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   63 respect

It's a rare occurrence when my months line up perfectly with the actual calendar, but as you know, that's exactly what happened yesterday.&...

Finally, someone in the mainstream calls out "Jeteration

6/2/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

As you may have heard, this is Derek Jeter's final season. In fact, you haven't heard that, then you've probably been living under a ro...

Which players deserve your NL All-Star votes?

5/29/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Yesterday, we took a look at the American League All-Star ballot. Today, it's time to take a look at the National League. MLB posted the cur...

Which AL players deserve your All-Star votes?

5/28/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

The MLB Twitter account posted the current voting leaders in the AL All-Star voting, and the voters are being pretty inconsistent, as usual. In ...

50 Cent apparently has no idea how to throw a baseball

5/28/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

50 Cent threw out the first pitch before last night's Mets-Pirates game at Citi Field, but one could say that the words "threw" a...

Another one bites the dust? It's not looking good for Yordano Ventura

5/27/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Yordano Ventura got rocked in last night's start against the Astros, in which his fastball dipped down to only 91 MPH by the end of his outing....

AJ Ellis hurt his ankle while celebrating Josh Beckett's improbable no-hitter

5/27/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Finally, Josh Beckett's no-hitter can be explained. Beckett has been awful over the past few years, and most fans (particularly in the B...

Prince Fielder is done for the season, thanks to neck surgery

5/23/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5233 respect

Prince Fielder has been a huge disappointment for the Rangers this year, hitting only .247 with 3 HR in 150 at bats. Now, the Rangers will be ge...