It was announced on Thursday that the Miami Marlins will be erecting a bronze statue of late pitcher Jose Fernandez. While on the surface this looks like a good way to pay tribute to the fallen star, but this is not a good look for the Marlins or baseball in general.
Michael Pineda: Where Are These Runs Coming From?
How does a pitcher go about the art of run prevention? There are many factors, but minimizing walks and maximizing […]
Hitters I Can’t Pick Up – Week 2
Welcome to this week’s edition of Hitters I Can’t Pick Up, the partner to the article I wrote earlier this week about pitchers […]
Moments of Heartbreak: Carolina Panthers – Super Bowl 50
The Carolina Panthers are an expansion team that was founded in 1993 and played their first season in 1995. The Panthers are just one of 13 teams that have not won a Super Bowl. However, they have made the playoffs 7 times since their debut and in just their 2nd year of existence, the Panthers managed to make it to the NFC Championship where they lost to the eventual Super Bowl champions, the Green Bay Packers. They did not have another winning season until 2003, where the Panthers reached the Super Bowl and lost to the Patriots 32-29. The Panthers did not reach the Super Bowl again until Super Bowl 50 in 2015, which is this weeks topic of discussion.
Hot or Not: MLB Early Season Review
The season is up and running and we are now presented with a decent sample size for what it may […]
One To Watch: Brent Honeywell
From an organization built around pitching, another potential ace is emerging. Brent Honeywell is just 22 and dominating minor league […]
Pitchers I Can’t Pick Up – Week 2
Hello and welcome to the first edition of Pitchers I Can’t Pick Up! Many waiver wire articles will give you plenty […]
Vasyl Lomachenko: Boxing’s Next Superstar
Two Olympic gold medals. 396-1 as an amateur. Tied the record for least fights before winning a major wold championship. […]
The 2017 Seattle Mariners: Coming Out Flat
To say the 2017 Mariners have started out flat is putting it nicely. With all of the Seattle Mariners offseason […]
All-Time Unsung Heroes of the NFL – Chicago Bears Edition: Patrick Mannelly
Pat Mannelly played in the third most games of any long snapper in NFL history. And never botched a single snap. He set or helped set numerous league and team records. It’s time folks outside Chicago took notice.