Scherzer Pitches A Gem As Tigers Beat The Pirates 5-2

8/14/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   13 respect

Man!  What a treat to watch.  This afternoon, I watched the Pittsburgh Pirates take on the Detroit Tigers in a real pitchers duel. The...

Scratched Out

8/14/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

Things didn't line up right in that 1st game in Cleveland yesterday afternoon.  The pitching matchup didn't go as it was listed in the...

Blue Jays To Host The Reds in Montreal Next Year

8/13/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   13 respect

After a successful two game stint at Montreal's Olympic Stadium against the New York Mets earlier this year, word has it that the Toronto Blue ...

Cool The Engines

8/13/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

A bit of a cool down last night with the Cardinals.  I've still hit on 8 of my last 11 plays, so there's no reason to panic at all.&nb...

Ride Captain Ride

8/12/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

It was like pulling teeth with the Twins last night.  But in the end, it was like an old western movie.  The hero rides in on his white s...

Very Bad Things

8/11/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

Yes I know.  The Mets/Phillies game is already well underway, and I haven't seen it from the start.  That's the worst thing ever,...

That's The Way Of The World

8/10/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

The Pirates just couldn't get it done last night.  It's not like they didn't have any chances to do so.  There were plenty of...

Keepin' The Faith

8/9/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

Okay, so now there's one absolute in life:  I will not bet against my Royals for the rest of this season until they're eliminated from...

Rubberband Man

8/8/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

Strong rebound for me yesterday with the trifecta.  It's not in my nature to get loud about my greatness.  That's up to you to de...

Hutchison Has A Stellar Night.

8/7/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   13 respect

Yes.  I'm aware that I'm writing about the Blue Jays again.  In fact, it's the third day in a row, but I couldn't pass up...

Bad Company

8/7/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

Yesterday was a total gut punch, but we know going in that there are going to be days like that in this biz.  The White Sox were simply horrid...

Bad Night For Jays

8/6/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   13 respect

Since it was an important series for the Toronto Blue Jays, I was hoping the team would be up to the challenge, taking on the first place Baltimore...

Razor's Edge

8/6/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

The kid made one mistake in Minnesota last night, and it cost him.  You hang one too many curve balls to a big guy, and they turn into big fli...

Important Series For The Blue Jays

8/5/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   13 respect

I thought about writing today's blog on Pittsburgh's Andrew McClutchen's recent injury that has him on the 15-day disabled list. How...

Young And Rich

8/5/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   43 respect

The danger was great when making the move on GRich and the Halos last night.  The Tigers game was still up in the air, and I knew if Detroit w...