There’s No Doubt Bud Black Is The NL Manager Of The Year

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Bud Black did one of the most incredible jobs of managing in the history of Major League Baseball during the 2010 season. Back in March, sports books put the San Diego Padres' over-under for victories at 71. The Padres won their 72nd game on August 18. Black took a young, inexperienced ...

Clayton Richard Tosses First Career Shutout

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

When the San Diego Padres traded ace righty Jake Peavy to the Chicago White Sox, everyone agreed they got some nice pieces in return. Little did they know they'd get a guy who would actually have a better season than Peavy just one year later. Clayton Richard has been excellent for ...

Jeff Loria Proves Bobby Cox’s Point

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

I have never seen Florida Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria in person, and I never really want to. And not just because the guy is a total douchenozzle. I've always had this mental image of Loria being no taller than 5-foot-4, allowing his physique to match his Napoleonic attitude. (It also ...

San Diego Padres Match Win Total From Last Season Already

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

I know we've mentioned this just a few times on this here blog, but the San Diego Padres have made an absolutely epic turnaround this season. Last night after a 5-0 domination of the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Padres notched their 75th win of the season. That means the Friars have matched ...

MLB Trade Deadline: All The Latest Rumors (UPDATED)

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Information is coming fast and furious as we near Saturday's non-waiver trade deadline in Major League Baseball. We'll just get right into what's going on at this hour. Berkman headed to the Bronx Multiple reports are now saying that the New York Yankees have a deal in place to acquire Houston Astros ...

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Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Dustin Keller hypes it up on Twitter - Fantasy Knuckleheads The most valuable teams and individuals in sports - Forbes Did Mark Ingram break NCAA rules too? - TMZ Tito Ortiz's comeback fight will be at UFC 121 against Matt Hamill - Fanhouse Michael Beasley smoked too much pot in Miami. And I just ...

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Monday, March 29th, 2010

The twisting and the bending gives me pain in the GLAY-vin! - Chicago's MMA A novel plan for fixing the way English football is run - Guardian Oregon is going after Tom Izzo? Might as well try to get John Wooden - KEZI See? - No Guts, No Glory I'd talk all about it ...

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Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

So it sucks to be Jason Heyward right now because Baseball America listed him above Stephen Strasburg in its Top 100 prospects - Baseball America Things to love about Target Field (it's where the Twins play) - Star Tribune I knew about the Japadog thing from Anthony Bourdain's show a couple years ...