Report: Jon Lester Traded To The A's

Yesterday in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

Assuming the reports are correct, Billy Beane has just made his Oakland Athletics stronger when it comes to pitching. The rumor has it that the ...

Skin Trade

Yesterday in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

So, here we go.  The big trade deadline in baseball is today.  Obviously, the biggest trades made so far have been Valencia from the Roya...

Vin Scully Is Going To Broadcast In 2015.

7/30/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

Hall Of Fame broadcaster, Vin Scully is going to be in the booth calling play-by-play for the Los Angeles Dodgers for a record 66th season next yea...

A Long Time, A Long Way To Go

7/30/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

It was a long way to go for nothing last night in Chicago.  The Cubs are a team that's going to battle all the way, but they're almost...

Trade Rumors Heat Up As Deadline Approaches

7/29/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

Trade rumors are starting to swirl as the Major League Baseball's trade deadline looms. By Friday night, there is a possibility a ...

New York Minute

7/29/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Yeah, it was pretty disgusting.  Enough to make you sick.  However, it was also a beautiful testament to this magnificent game.  A g...

Tulowitszki At The Blue Jays/Yankees Game?

7/28/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

Yesterday, Injured Colorado Rockies shortstop, Troy Tulowitzki was spotted in the crowd at the Blue Jay/Yankee game. This has cause some controv...

Cooperstown Welcomes Six New Members

7/27/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

Today, the Baseball Hall Of Fame welcomed six new members  Three players and three managers.  All deserving of this honor. Two of...

Born Free

7/28/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Every day is a very fluid situation around here.  Adjustments can be made at any time.  Sometimes they work out.  Sometimes they don...

Man On The Silver Mountain

7/27/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

You can probably understand now why I took the chance with King Felix on Friday night, and why I wasn't all that upset when the M's didn...

The Losing Streak Ends For The Blue Jays

7/26/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   11 respect

I didn't have to look hard to come up with a suitable topic for today's blog.  All I had to do is watch the Blue Jays/Yankees game thi...

Black Friday

7/26/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Okay.  I admit it.  I did so even with the late post that let you know that I was going to go ahead and move on King Felix and the M'...

In The End

7/25/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Tough break in Minnesota last night.  We don't know how things would have turned out if Phil Hughes hadn't taken a missile off the ank...

Bored To Tears

7/24/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Ho-hum.  Just another Angels game with Jered Weaver pitching.  Nothing out of the ordinary unless you find it exciting to have to hold yo...

Space Oddity

7/23/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

Oh, those Houston Astros!  They did a number on the A's last night, and it cost me.  It was a really tough one to take because it was...