Posts tagged "Boston Red Sox"

Guest Blog: "I was part of first Women's Red Sox Fantasy Camp"

Guest Blog: "I was part of first Women's Red Sox Fantasy Camp"
by A.J. Amtullah Richard “Some of you have been waiting your whole life to be treated like a ballplayer.” Justine Siegal   (Editor’s Note: A.J. Amtullah Richard wrote this first-hand account of the Boston Red Sox’ first-ever  all-woman Fantasy Camp  for Token Female. Great thanks to her!) Last week I played on a baseball team... Read more »

World Series 2013: Balls and Misdeameanors

World Series 2013: Balls and Misdeameanors
As the World Series 2013 gets underway at Fenway Park tonight, a sea of red will rise above the Green Monster on Yawkey Way. While the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox take the mound, with Adam Wainright and former Chicago Cub Jon Lester, I am thinking about just one thing. Balls. Home run... Read more »

As Cubs Deadline Looms...."Take Me Out to...Rosemont?"

As Cubs Deadline Looms...."Take Me Out to...Rosemont?"
With just a week to go before Opening Day #99 at Wrigley Field, as well as an April 1 deadline to strike a deal with the city,there’s an open question that threatens to overshadow the Chicago Cubs’ predicted doomed season ahead: When Wrigley Field celebrates its 100th birthday in 2014, will it be in Wrigley Field, at... Read more »
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"Swayme as in Game" The Weekend Sports Report for 11-19-11

"Swayme as in Game" The Weekend Sports Report for 11-19-11
On “The Weekend Sports Report, with Les Grobstein Steve Leventhal, and yours truly……Our NFL Round Table…did I stay on top? Who won the week? Let’s just say that “Once You’re A Jet…you’re a Jet” figured into the decision this week. The Cubs have a new manager…it’s prounounced SWAYME…as in GAME! The Packers try to stay... Read more »

The Weekend Sports Report's Take on Penn State, 11-12-11

The Weekend Sports Report's Take on Penn State, 11-12-11
Everybody is talking about Penn State and Les Grobstein, Steve Leventhal, and I  are no exception. Should the game against Nebraska be played? What will Joe Paterno’s legacy be? How does it compare to other college scandals?   And yet, life as we know it still goes on, with our weekly NFL roundtable discussing Bears-Lions and Packers-Vikes... Read more »

Woman On Top: The Weekend Sports Report for 11-5-11

Woman On Top: The Weekend Sports Report for 11-5-11
Greetings, sports fans! On the broadcast…Host Les Grobstein, and Co-Hosts Steve Leventhal and yours truly….The Bears travel to Philly for Monday Night Football and Green Bay looks to stay unbeaten at San Diego. We look at the rest of the NFL in our weekly roundtable.  As for last week…not to brag, but…I’m on top for... Read more »
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Theo's Here! The Weekend Sports Report for 10-22-11

Theo's Here! The Weekend Sports Report for 10-22-11
On the Weekend Sports Report with Les Grobstein, Steve Leventhal and yours truly: All three of us are in studio. That means fireworks are imminent! Packer Dave and I are tied for the lead in our NFL Predictions after Week 6…this week, I disagree with the boys on the outcome of the Bears game! This... Read more »

The Weekend Sports Report-October 1, 2011

The Weekend Sports Report-October 1, 2011
Listen up, sports fans! The Weekend Sports Report, with Les Grobstein, Steve Leventhal, and yours truly…the “Token Female!” A new month, a harvest moon, and a BIG weekend in sports with baseball playoffs in Milwaukee, as well as New York, Philadelphia, and Texas. Also, don’t miss the NFL roundtable as we pick the top games and those... Read more »

The Weekend Sports Report for September 10, 2011

The Weekend Sports Report for September 10, 2011
What a fun show…Les Grobstein, Steve Leventhal, and me..PLUS our good friends Packer Dave and John Poulter check in from Toronto to talk NFL football and some baseball. ALSO…it’s the first weekend of pro football, and we already had a surprisingly high scoring game in Green Bay. We have the first NFL round table of... Read more »
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Knuckleball May Be Ticket to the Major Leagues for Yoshida

Knuckleball May Be Ticket to the Major Leagues for Yoshida
The knuckleball has a secure place in the history of Major League Baseball.  Hall of Famers Hoyt Wilhelm and Phi Niekro played long careers on the strength of sidearm and curving knuckleballs, which confuse opponents not with speed, but with direction and timing. At Maui’s Na Koa Ikaika  (“strong warriors”) of the North American Baseball League  (NABL), independent... Read more »