Tag Archives: baseball

yankee twinkies

Oh, October baseball is here. Well, thanks to Silly Bud Selig it will once again become November Baseball, but that’s a discussion for another time. This is about the Wild Card round, and in specific the ALDS where there is … Continue reading

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Can Hughes do it?

Struggle a start or two on another team and it would be nothing. Growing pains adjusting to the rotation. Some late season fatigue. Maybe even just a bad stretch from poor mechanics or a lack of focus. Whatever it was … Continue reading

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quick shot: fantasy freakshow

So, it’s Fantasy baseball time again. Two leagues to cover once again and the #1 pick overall in both. Betcha cannot guess who I took in both… a better guess would be who I took second, especially considering the second … Continue reading

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thaaaaaaaaaaah yankees win

One hundred and thirteen times this season that call has rung out at the end of a ball game, echoing throughout the Bronx and across the CBS-radio network carrying the Yankee games. The evil empire struck back. They won their … Continue reading

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Playing on the Pike baseball style

Ah, New Jersey. The strip of land stuffed in between two of the country’s major cities, New York and Philadelphia. The North East Corridor, the Accella Express, the New Jersey Turnpike, I-95, US-1, and the list goes on…with the MLB … Continue reading

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quip: fish philet

I love baseball, as do many of my friends. Several of them are Central Jerz and SEPA people who have VERY strong ties to the majority of Phily sports. As many people know already, my background in sports prevents me … Continue reading

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quip: the D.L.’d

So, a couple of notes from an ongoing set of conversations today made the typical sports commentary that much more enjoyable for the Quick Shot that ultimately is re-posted here. I know I don’t do the backwards post often but … Continue reading

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Major League Predictions

Well the Major League Baseball regular season is about to get underway. Normally, I would only cover the AL-E being that’s the division I used to know the most about, but as my circle of Philly friends as grown and … Continue reading

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quip: the ny mud puddle

With the firing of Tom Renney from the NY Rangers, my buddy and fellow blogger Bobby, and I got to talking about the state of NY sports and we decided that things were pretty much in shambles across the board. … Continue reading

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Quip: congress’ important business

So, with the passing of yet another bloated economic recovery package comes the inevitable response from one very independently minded, overly-critical, sarcastic, hack of a writer (that’s me, for the who’s at home)… My reply to the headline the bill … Continue reading

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