Alfonso Soriano retires from baseball

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Alfonso Soriano, one of the most productive players of his era, retired from baseball on Tuesday night. During a radio interview in his native Dominican Republic, the 38-year-old claimed he no longer felt the desire to continue his career. Soriano said, "I lost the love and passion to play the game. ...

More Evidence NBA, NFL And MLB Players Are Overpaid

Monday, June 7th, 2010

With the 2010 World Cup right around the corner, the old adage that soccer (football, futbol, etc) is, and probably always will be, the world's most popular sport is about to be proven true once again. Most of the best players in the world are going ...

Baseball’s Most Immovable Players

Monday, July 27th, 2009

With all this talk about the baseball's trading deadline and players who might be changing teams, Buster Olney had an interesting item in his blog today. I'm not the world's biggest Buster fan, as evidenced by one several posts I've done ripping him in the past. But I found this ...

The Great Depression

Monday, October 6th, 2008

First, a note from The Chairman: It's my kind of team Chicago is My kind of team Chicago is One team that always, always lets you down It's myyyyy... kiiiiiind... of... team! I guess the old adage is true: father knows best. The day before the Cubs started the NLDS against the Dodgers, my dad came out ...