Tag Archives: mlb

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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quick shot: fantasy freakout

So, here we are, the end of a long fantasy baseball season and the Fantasy Freakshow ended up being quite the freakout after the ASG break. Curious your thoughts on how the team changed from opening day to the final … 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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Stras in Oz

excerpted from a larger conversation about baseball that began around my severely under-performing fantasy team(s) via email. With all the hype about Stephen Strasburg making his impending major league debut for the Washington Nationals (a team I desperately wanted to … 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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quick shot: an all star fantasy

Another year, another fantasy baseball season to look over. Once again, Bobby from NYPhillyCombine and yours truly are involved. I documented my exploits against Bobby in his Philly based league last year and we both are once again playing, only … 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: 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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MLB P&C Report

So pitchers and catchers begin to report this weekend for many of the leagues franchises and although my mind is still firmly fixed upon hockey with the Caps still doing very well, I decided to put down some initial thoughts … Continue reading

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