Sometimes Salvation

7/6/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 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   |   41 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   |   41 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   |   41 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   |   5229 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   |   41 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   |   5229 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   |   41 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   |   34420 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   |   41 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   |   41 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   |   41 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. ...

Another Friday full of sports? Don't mind if we do! [Live Sports Thread]

6/27/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34420 respect

Greetings, sports fans! We have a lot going on tonight. The Rays and Orioles already played Game 1 of their doubleheader (Rays won 5-2) and the Nat...

Ain't That A Kick In The Head

6/27/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

So, there I am sitting on the back deck enjoying a beautiful start to another day, and then it happened.  I recalled as I sat there watch...

Tightrope

6/26/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   41 respect

It's amazing how everything starts to clench up and breathing gets shallow when that Tigers bullpen gets seriously involved in a game.  Us...