Yu Darvish won’t pitch for Japan in World Baseball Classic

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish will not pitch for Japan in the World Baseball Classic this coming spring, he has instead decided to focus on preparing for his second major league season. Darvish issued a statement on Tuesday claiming he made the decision after deliberating and discussing his options with coaches. ...

TheBaker’s World Cup Breakdown: Group E

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

The next few days are centered around two things for me: 1.) digest everything World Cup-related I can in preparation for my favorite sporting event. 2.) catchup on all my shows to clear space on the DVR for those early morning Eastern Time Zone kickoffs. (The History Channel's "America: The Story of ...

Do You Believe In Underwhelming Performances?

Monday, March 23rd, 2009

It's a trying time in America. We're facing economic ruin, have enemies out there who want us to suffer and our standing in the world has diminished precipitously over the past decade. No one really feels that great about themselves right now. Facing those overwhelming obstacles, we all needed an ...