Monkey Business

7/21/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

I suppose I could get into the whole Fernando Rodney "arrow shooting" incident in Anaheim yesterday, but what would be the point.  D...

Shoot To Thrill

7/20/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

The thrill of victory is like few other feelings.  The agony of defeat?  Not so much.  I always look for the silver lining though.&n...

Redblacks Wins Their First Game At Home

7/19/14 in CFL   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

I was a happy camper last night. My Canadian Football League team, the Ottawa Redblacks won their first game of the season last night in front o...

Slave To The Grind

7/19/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

We know what we're getting with the Detroit Tigers going into any play we make with them.  It's a potent and powerful offense.  I...

Are Tiger Wood's Winning Days Over?

7/18/14 in Golf   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

Tiger Woods shot a 77 today at the British Open, barely making the cut. Because of this, the debate is on about Wood's chances of ever winni...

Back In Black

7/18/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

I hope you didn't miss me too much.  It's been a long 4 days, but they've been very productive.  If you think I've been s...

The All-Stars Shined In Minnesota Last Night

7/16/14 in MLB   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

The Major League Baseball All-Stars shone brightly at Target Field last night as the American League defeated the National League 5-3. The man o...

Chicago Hires Dineen As The Team's Assistant Coach

7/15/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

Kevin Dineen is back coaching in the National Hockey League.  He is not going to be a head coach, but the Chicago Blackhawks has hired him to ...

Washington Redskins' Name Fight gets nasty

7/15/14 in NFL   |   Debi_L   |   11776 respect

I'm getting use to seeing the Redskins' name fight news come up on my timeline everywhere.  Today, however, that timeline got a comple...

California Chrome Owners Angered by "Honor" requests

7/15/14 in Horse Racing   |   Debi_L   |   11776 respect

We all cheered when California Chrome won the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness.  We cheered loudly for him to win the Belmont, and be the firs...

Germany Are On Top Of The World

7/14/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

The FIFA World Cup soccer tournament finally ended yesterday as Germany's Mario Gotze broke the hearts of Argentinians fans in the 113th minute...

Germany Defeats Argentina to win World Cup Final

7/13/14 in Soccer   |   Debi_L   |   11776 respect

Was the result ever in question? Well, yes, it wasn't as dominating a win as many predicted. After Germany defeated Brazil in such a resound...

Brazil Falls To The Dutch 3-0

7/13/14 in Soccer   |   ellenpiehl   |   7 respect

What started out to be a promising World Cup tournament turned out to be an utter disaster for Brazil. After a 7-1 drubbing from Germany, Brazil...

Break

7/13/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

The Indians put up little resistance yesterday, and as a result, I say goodbye to last week with little more than a whimper instead of a roar. ...