Johnny Damon And Manny Are Getting The Band Back Together

Tuesday, February 1st, 2011

The steroids-tainted 2004 MLB Champion Boston Red Sox Reunion Tour is coming to a stadium near you this summer. Two of your favorite "Idiots," Manny Ramirez and Johnny Damon are going to be Tampa Bay Rays in 2011. They'll be playing all your favorite hits and bringing back all of ...

God Bless David Price

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

It seems that athletes can no longer speak the truth without a ton of people getting their panties in a bunch, which makes every one that does a refreshing dose. And right now none are more refreshing than David Price, who called out the pathetic fanbase of the Tampa Bay Rays ...

My Current Baseball Pet Peeves

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

If you ask me, it's been a terribly annoying week in baseball. And I'm not just saying that to sound like Andy Rooney. (I am, however, grooming my eyebrows in an effort to look like Andy Rooney). Something has happened every day so far this week that has raised my ire. ...

Padres Slash Beer Prices, Expectations For 2010

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010

At some point this season, the San Diego Padres will most likely trade Adrian Gonzalez (2009's team leader in batting average, home runs, RBI, and OPS), and begin their residency in last place, staying there longer than most doctors take to complete their own residencies. It's bargain-basement time in San Diego, ...

Several Teams Crazy Enough To Employ Milton Bradley

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

In news that's shocking to basically everyone in the baseball world - especially Cubs fans - several teams have expressed interest in taking Milton Bradley off the Chicago Cubs' hands. The Cubs are desperate to dump Bradley and the $21 million left on his contract and several teams have tried ...

Pat Burrell To The Cubs For Milton Bradley?

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Chalk this one up in the "You take my problem, I'll take yours" category. The Chicago Cubs are apparently pushing hard for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays to cut a deal for troubled outfielder Milton Bradley. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that the new Cubs ownership wants to resolve "The Bradley ...

Katrina Bowden Picture and Today’s Links

Friday, May 29th, 2009

It's Friday, but is that too late to have Katrina Bowden Thursday? Hell no! No, Jake, don't listen to him. Don't pick a team. Stay in San Diego forever! - Big League Stew Sounds like a plan to me. Here's to the 09-10 Coca Cola Championship Champions! God that sounds awful. And ...

The Year of The Loser

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Way back in '08, we here at Rumors and Rants proclaimed it the Greatest Year in Sports History. I know what you are thinking -- big deal. So did Sports Illustrated and ESPN and everyone else who makes widespread proclamations. Only we made the call in July. Basically, when something's up, ...