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

8/14/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 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   |   44 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   |   14 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   |   44 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...

Tiger Woods On the U.S. Ryder Cup Team? No Way.

8/12/14 in Golf   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

Golf legend, Tom Watson, who is going to be the captain of the U.S. Ryder Cup team says he's not ruling out picking Tiger Woods, despite his in...

Ride Captain Ride

8/12/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 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...

Mcllroy Continues His Road To Greatness

8/11/14 in Golf   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

He did it again.  Rory Mcllroy won his second major in a row within four weeks.  Mcllroy won the PGA Championship yesterday by a stroke (...

Very Bad Things

8/11/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 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,...

Tony Stewart sits out Watkins Glen after death of Kevin Ward Jr. in Sprint Car incident

8/10/14 in NASCAR   |   Debi_L   |   11853 respect

Love him or hate him, Tony Stewart is passionate about racing.  He's passionate about his own Sprint Cup race team and he's passionate...

That's The Way Of The World

8/10/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 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...

Selanne To Play In Europe

8/9/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   14 respect

After retiring from the NHL at the end of the 2013-14 season, you would think that the Finnish Flash, Teemu Selanne, would've hang up his skate...

Keepin' The Faith

8/9/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   44 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   |   44 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   |   14 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   |   44 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...