Jake Peavy Got Things Started

Monday, March 1st, 2010

The Adrian Gonzalez Contract Situation isn't so much a sword of Damocles for the San Diego Padres as a guillotine waiting to drop and mercifully end all the speculation. Some one is going to do the impulsive thing this summer and trade their whole farm system to San Diego for ...

What, Exactly, Are The White Sox Doing?

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Chicago White Sox general manger Kenny Williams is almost always lauded in baseball circles for doing whatever it takes to win now. He's known as a "go-getter" who is always looking to make his team better right now. If all of that is true, just what in the hell is ...

Link Dump! Brought To You By The C-Word

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

Because this photo makes me laugh every time I see it. Soccer fans are the best. And the worst. A preview of the next episode of "Shaq vs the World" - Waiting for Next Year A fantasy football draft leading to some one being shot? I would be surprised at this, except ...

Tigers Facing Decision Over Magglio Ordonez’s Playing Time

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

Now this is what you call a rough decision. The Detroit Tigers are currently in first place in the American League Central by three games over the Chicago White Sox. The ChiSox just added former NL Cy Young winner Jake Peavy and Alex Rios to their roster and seem poised to ...

The Peavy Incident

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

So it finally happened. We've discussed it for months and now Jake Peavy has finally been traded from the San Diego Padres. Those of you who know me well, personally or from reading this site, know my feelings for the Padres front office right now. Well, don't worry...don't worry. I'm not going ...

The Latest Roy Halladay Rumors

Friday, July 17th, 2009

The ever-evolving pursuit of Roy Halladay turned a little more today. Rumors are flying around that White Sox GM Kenny Williams is making a "stealth run" at Halladay, according to ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick. The White Sox may not be able to add to their payroll, however, due to a large drop ...

(Feebly) Waving The White Flag

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

As Danny Glover once said, "I'm getting too old for this shit." Presumably he was talking about getting in car chases and explosions with Mel Gibson, but he easily could have been referring to watching the Cubs. Even at the ripe old age of 27, I couldn't possibly think of a ...

Peavy To The Disabled List

Friday, June 12th, 2009

Jake Peavy has been put on the disabled list with some kind of ankle tear, for which he'll need a cast. The team is saying he'll be out at least a month. In the meantime, the Padres are just a couple of games below .500 and are in third place ...