A Cautionary Tale

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

It would seem that Nats fans are pretty jacked up for Tuesday's major league debut of Stephen Strasburg. The team, which generally can't draw gnats, is expecting to sell standing room only seats for the game against the Pirates. Certainly, the excitement is warranted. Strasburg zoomed through the minors, going 7-2 ...

Not To Rain On Stephen Strasburg’s Parade, But…

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Sure every baseball fan is fixated on the arrival of baseball's Next Big Thing, Stephen Strasburg. But there’s another behemoth on the horizon, and he just might have a bigger impact than the Nationals’ golden boy. Florida outfield prospect Mike Stanton is an absolute beast. And no, we're obviously not talking about ...

Buster Posey Could Be In San Francisco Shortly

Friday, May 7th, 2010

With the news that the Chicago Cubs had called up the first uber-prospect of the year by promoting shortstop Starlin Castro, other guys can't be far behind. Aside from Washington's Stephen Strasburg, there may not be a more anticipated promotion this season than San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey. And ...

Link Dump!

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 ...

Link Dump!

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

Yep, that's pretty much the best football catch ever - Unathletic I'm not really worried about this dude's girlfriend so much as the apparent auto-erotic asphyxiation happening between him and his "horse" - Busted Coverage The story isn't so much that they broke the curse, but that Boston has become the most ...

Weekend Link Dump! Brought To You By Hexing Tiger Woods

Friday, August 14th, 2009

And yes, before you ask, this is a blatant attempt to create a little drama at Hazeltine this weekend because it sure as hell looks like Tiger is gonna run away with this thing. I don't necessarily want him to lose; I just want something to watch on Saturday and ...

Padres Close To Signing Top Pick Donavan Tate?

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

MLB.com and Keith Law have confirmed that the San Diego Padres are close to signing Donavan Tate, the team's top pick from the 2009 MLB Draft. Both sources think a deal is imminent and at worst will be completed before the August 17th deadline. Tate, a prep outfielder was taken ...