MLB 2017 A plethora of Remarkable Races

If you are looking for a distraction from the news of the day and a lot of people are these days, you're in luck.  Major League Baseball is giving us a some division and wild card races this season that (unless you are a fan of the NL East) really fits the bill. Let's start … Continue reading MLB 2017 A plethora of Remarkable Races

How Great Was Cleveland Indians Austin Jackson’s Catch at Fenway Park last night?

So great that Red Sox fans gave him a standing Ovation for robbing Hanley Ramirez of a Home Run:  Red Sox fans know greatness when they see it. That’s why Cleveland Indians center fielder Austin Jackson received a standing ovation from the Fenway Park faithful on Tuesday night after taking away a home run from Sox slugger Hanley Ramirez. … Continue reading How Great Was Cleveland Indians Austin Jackson’s Catch at Fenway Park last night?

If the World Series was umpired the same way as the presidential race

By John Ruberry "Bias has always been a factor in journalism. It's nearly impossible to remove. Humans have their thoughts, and keeping them out of your work is difficult. But 2016 saw the remaining veneer of credibility, thin as it was, stripped away and set on fire." Derek Hunter, Townhall, October 23, 2016. "A free … Continue reading If the World Series was umpired the same way as the presidential race

The Chicago Cubs vs The Cleveland Indians, the Battle of the Underdogs

Short of a World Series where Big Papi wins it with a come from behind walk off HR in his last major league appearance, the matchup of the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs is one that a Baseball fan like me dreams of. The Two ultimate long waiting underdogs, facing off in the world series … Continue reading The Chicago Cubs vs The Cleveland Indians, the Battle of the Underdogs