Breaking The Habit

7 hours ago in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

A bit of a change in scheduling for me today.  Normally, I would have been here a lot earlier due to the early start in Detroit, but since I h...

Wicked Ways

Yesterday in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

Grandma used to tell us that there was no rest for the wicked.  After a nice night of rest going Sunday into Monday, we're right back in t...

Rest Stop

7/7/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

It was a bit of a hectic week.  There was a need for early posting for 8 of the last 9 days, and that means late nights and early mornings for...

Sometimes Salvation

7/6/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

Good things will sometimes just drop in  your lap when you least expect them.  Such was the case with the Nationals yesterday.  More...

Wind Of Change

7/5/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

It was a real nail-biter in Edmonton last night.  In case you didn't stay up late enough for the outcome, the Eskimos took their 1st lead ...

God Bless America

7/4/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

I'm not going to get on a soap box today for the 4th of July.  I don't need to.  I don't care where you are reading this, you...

Absolute Zero

7/3/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

When it happened on Sunday, I was amazed on Monday.  You might also remember that I said that, while it had never happened to me before that b...

Yasiel Puig doesn't need any tips on pimping homers, but in MLB 14 The Show, an ump helps him out anyway

7/2/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5222 respect

Yasiel Puig is infamous for his post-HR bat flips, and over-the-top celebrations whenever he hits a bomb. If anyone in the league knows how to p...

Rotten To The Core

7/2/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

EGAD!  That is one bad baseball team in Boston!  I admit that I really haven't watched the Sox all that closely this year.  They...

David Ortiz has an idea for the Cubs

7/2/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5222 respect

The Cubs' World Series drought is well documented. They haven't won a championship since 1908, and they've been the poster boys for med...

Oh, Canada!

7/1/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

It's Canada Day for our friends to the north, and that means matinee baseball from Toronto.  I had a guy ask me a couple of years ago what...

True summer lineup today in sports [Live Sports Thread]

6/30/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34248 respect

Greetings, sports fans! We have a true blue summer day in sports today, with only MLB, Soccer, and Tennis in the lineup. Baseball is simply everyda...

Nothing From Nothing

6/30/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

Well, how about that, huh?  Both of my teams yesterday combined for a grand total of zero runs.  ZERO!  That's never happened be...

Fragile Tension

6/29/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

Just your basic. run of the mill game with the Reds last night.  There was dismay at them falling behind relatively late and not showing any r...

Flaming Telepaths

6/28/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

A solid, albeit, tense win last night in Milwaukee.  I don't know how Kyle Lohse continues to do it, but all he does is get guys out. ...