Posts in category "MLB"

An open letter to Ozzie Guillen: Shut up, nobody cares

So, we hear you’re upset…something has yet again offended your oh-so delicate sensibilities? And that’s why you sent these tweets on Friday- • “When i get to chitown lets make one thing clear what happen last day whit the sox stay tune” • “Iam out the country now but i never quit in anything yes be ready when... Read more »

Albert Pujols signs for 10 years with Angels, is Kendrys Morales now available?

Albert Pujols signs for 10 years with Angels, is Kendrys Morales now available?
Albert Pujols has agreed to sign a 10 year deal with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim according to Buster Olney from ESPN.  Here are some of the details of the deal: DALLAS — Albert Pujols has agreed to a 10-year, $250 million deal with the Los Angeles Angels, sources told ESPN The Magazine’s Buster... Read more »

The New Miami Marlins Logo is Awful

The New Miami Marlins Logo is Awful
In an over the top ceremony which would make LeBron, Dwyane and that third guy proud, the “Miami Marlins” unveiled their new logo and uniforms on Friday, and well…much like their fan support, it is nothing short of awful. It looks as though a 7 year old named Mark was given some Crayola Paints/Markers and simply... Read more »
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Mike Quade's out as the Chicago Cubs Manager - Who may replace him?

Mike Quade's out as the Chicago Cubs Manager - Who may replace him?
One day after officially announcing the hires of new General Manager Jed Hoyer and Scouting Director Jason McLeod on Tuesday, Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs decided to part ways with manager Mike Quade.  Quade experienced a tumultuous season in 2011 where the Chicago Cubs finished in 5th place with a 71-91 record.  It came... Read more »

Guillen Out as Manager, Should Look in Mirror on his Way Out

After eight years, two division titles, one World Series title, and a seemingly endless amount of drama, Ozzie Guillen is finished as manager of the White Sox. Sources say Guillen will be traded to the Florida Marlins for two minor leaguers. Although the writing has long been on the wall, it is nevertheless a sad... Read more »

How historically bad has Adam Dunn been?

How historically bad has Adam Dunn been?
Adam Dunn has been the focus of scrutiny from White Sox fans this past season for his incredible lack of production.  While watching Dunn miss an outside curveball this past weekend by nearly a foot, a thought came across my mind.   I know Adam Dunn has been bad, but just how bad has he been?  ... Read more »
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Justin Verlander, You May Now Collect Your Cy Young. AL MVP Next?

Justin Verlander, You May Now Collect Your Cy Young.  AL MVP Next?
The contest should be over.  Justin Verlander is the American League Cy Young Award winner for 2011. Baring an unlikely catastrophic collapse in the last month, the only contest that Justin Verlander is in is a race for the A.L. MVP.  Don’t believe me?  Let me convince you. Baseball consists of two mindsets, or mentalities. ... Read more »

Oh Jerry Meals, you may want this botched Pirates/Braves call back.

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Last night, the Pirates and Braves played a well fought game that went all the way to the 19th inning, and it should have gone longer.  Jerry Meals, the home plate umpire, made an inexcusable call which ended the game short.  Take a look for yourself. Bud, are you sure you don’t want to implement... Read more »

Potential Trade Partners for The Chicago Cubs

Potential Trade Partners for The Chicago Cubs
With the loss last night, the Chicago Cubs are now 17 games below .500.   Baseball Prospectus, which runs a playoff odds statistic, currently has the Cubs with a .1% chance of making the playoffs.  Only the putrid Houston Astros, who have beat the Cubs in 4 of 6 games this season, have worse odds of... Read more »
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