Call It What You Will

9/11/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

There are many words for it:  Karma.  Fate.  Destiny.  Luck.  When it's going good, it goes really good.  That...

I Take My Chances

9/10/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

Just didn't pick the right one.  That's all.  Every other game I mentioned here yesterday, even my fun little "flyer" o...

Who Should Win The NL MVP Award? Clayton Kershaw or Giancarlo Stanton?

9/9/14 in MLB   |   scoreboardsteve22   |   12 respect

With less than one month to go in the 2014 MLB season we have a great race and debate on who should win the NL MVP award. The top two candidates ...

Roll With It

9/9/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

Pretty easy money with Kershaw last night.  That's why I  didn't mind the small payout with the big number.  There seemed to...

Funny The Way It Is

9/8/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

Strange things happen when guys are chasing that oblong ball around.  The Eagles were flat and showing no signs of life in the 1st half of the...

Sailing

9/6/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

It turned out to be more of a white knuckle ride than it probably should have been, but the Mariners got it done.  It doesn't matter how w...

Breakdown

9/5/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

You just can't go into Seattle, make as many mistakes as the Packers did last night and expect to come out of their with a win.  It's ...

You Wanted More

9/4/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

I'm pretty sure the kind of intrigue offered by yesterday's Nats/Dodgers game isn't really all that good for me, but the potential dama...

Ace In The Hole

9/3/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

It's always good to have that one guy you can count on to get the job done an overwhelming majority of the time.  That's exactly what ...

Waiting For The Man

9/2/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

A bit of a crazy day yesterday.  I was all ready to jump on either the Tigers or the Padres in a late afternoon tilt, but couldn't get to ...

Yesterday's Jay's Game Has A Storybook Ending

9/1/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada had a storybook ending and the lead character was New York Yankee's infielder Derek Jeter. Thi...

Pretty Noose

9/1/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

My favorite player for the next few hours is Chris Heisey.  The guy has never been, nor will he probably ever be, anything special, but he dro...

A's Acquires Dunn

8/31/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The Oakland Athletics have just acquired 34 year-old slugger Adam Dunn from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for Minor League pitcher Nolan Sanbur...

Southern Cross

8/31/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

Well, that all went south in a big way!  Maybe the worst part of the day was that all my games were early, so after "wearing it" wit...

Bad Moon Rising

8/30/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   53 respect

There's a difference between a bad beat and a big beatdown.  The first is what we call a game we probably should have won.  The latte...