Play The Game

8/26/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

An easy night just sitting back with my feet up.  There's a full schedule tonight though, and it looks like it's time to get back to w...

Anderson Signs A Three-Year Extension With The Sens

8/25/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

NHL goal tender, Craig Anderson has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators worth $12.6 million Born Craig Peter Anderso...

No Show

8/25/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

It's really very simple.  If you don't hit, you don't win.  That's what happened to the Orioles yesterday.  Miguel G...

The Girl In The Moon

8/24/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

The Big Man is looking down with favor lately.  The stars are all aligned properly.  It's white knuckle time whenever that Tigers bul...

Cuban Defector Signs With Bosox

8/23/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

The Boston Red Sox have just signed Cuban defector, Rusney Castillo to a $72.5 million contract. This probably seems to be a lot for a player th...

I Tried To Believe

8/23/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

Yovanni Gallardo just didn't have it last night.  That's one of the things we always have to be concerned with in any game, and that&#...

Sharks To Enter Training Camp On A Clean Slate

8/22/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

Report: The San Jose Sharks have stripped Joe Thornton of the captain's "C' and are going into training camp without a captain. The...

Eyes Wide Open

8/22/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

I often refer to an early game in the midweek or on Saturday as "sneaking in to steal one", but the reality of the situation from yesterd...

Why the Chicago Cubs have the best farm system in the MLB

8/19/14 in MLB   |   cpyo1998   |   2 respect

Believe it or not, the Chicago Cubs have a bright future ahead of them... If everything goes as planned. And nothing has gone right for the Cubs i...

Coallition Wants Athletic Groups To Be Proactive When It Comes To Head Injuries

8/21/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

A coalition of health and sports groups is call athletic organizations in Canada to be more proactive when it comes to serious head injuries. ...

Mad Season

8/21/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

If it's possible, the weird got a lot more weird yesterday.  MLB announced it was upholding a protest by the Giants stemming from Tuesday ...

Raintown Boys

8/20/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

Wild, weird, whacky stuff in Chi-Town last night.  The Giants and Cubs were surprised by one of those microburst storms that dumped so much ra...

King Of The Nighttime World

8/19/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

A little bit later than normal today because I could.  No late games from the west coast last night gave me plenty of time to get most of my r...

Blue Jays Prospect Tearing It Up In The Triple-A

8/18/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

While the Toronto Blue Jays struggle with their pitching woes, there is a bright spot in all of this.  His name is Daniel Norris and the 21 ye...

Eclipse

8/18/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 respect

The game has a way of being a very humbling experience sometimes.  Nothing went as planned, or as it should have yesterday for me.  It se...