Pedro Alvarez Could Be Next For The Pittsburgh Pirates

Monday, June 14th, 2010

The Pittsburgh Pirates have already brought up top prospects Brad Lincoln and Jose Tabata in the past week but they might not be done. Third baseman - and former top pick - Pedro Alvarez might be getting a call-up from the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians sometime this week. There was speculation late ...

The Paper Champs

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

The recent economic disaster was caused by unbelievable cheating, dishonesty and stupidity by insiders while the appearance of "fairness" was maintained publicly. Most got away with their misdeeds because there was a total lack of oversight by the federal government and a lack of knowledge of their doings by the ...

Your Week Five College Football Picks

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

Record after week four: 50-28, 39-38-1 AS 12 pm ET (22) Michigan (4-0) at Michigan State (1-3) (+2) Wow, MSU got way worse in one season. Who knew Brian Hoyer was so valuable? Actually, I'm not even sure that's his name. It was some dude for State last year who was super mediocre, ...

College Football’s Ass End Learns To Wipe Better

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

I know times are bad right now. Jobs keep disappearing faster than Deadspin posting photos of fans with creatively-shaved chest hair or Kanye West saying “I." But there’s hope. Good times, they are a comin.’ How can I be so optimistic? It’s simple. If the dredges of college football can actually get  their ...

Your Week Two College Football Commentary

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

Record after week one: 17-9, 15-10-1 AS Go here to read the Week two picks. 12:41pm: Afternoon. Just got back from a disastrous softball playoffs in time to watch IU go up 10-0 on Western Michigan. Gotta say one more time, the new stadium renovations look fantastic. And even IU hasn't been ...

Why Is This A Controversy?

Friday, July 24th, 2009

For the past two days ESPN has been all a twitter over the fact that Florida quarterback Tim Tebow wasn't a unanimously selected first team preseason All-SEC. Except for the brief few hours where Mark Buehrle's perfect game was the lead story, the headline about Tebow's "snub" was all over ...

Tuesday Evening Punter: Week 4.5

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Last week was a bye for the Tuesday Afternoon/Evening/Whatever time of day I get around to writing this item Punter. It is our sincere hope that you noticed. Anyhow, before starting the Week 4.5 Report, here are some "I told you so's" from Week 2.5. Because I don't get to brag ...