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Yes, the Nationals are this good

The Nationals are tied with the Dodgers for the best record in the National League at 18-9. Yes, the Nationals are that good. Yes, the Nationals are good enough to be leading the NL east. Yes, the Nationals should be among the top in baseball all season. Their starting pitching is amazing. Detwiler and Gonzalez … Continue reading

Best. Weekend. Ever.

Baseball is back! Recap of why this weekend has exceeded I hope almost every baseball fan’s expectations so far: Yoenis Cespedes has two homers. Albert Pujols went hitless. Almost two no-hitters. A sixteen inning game. Mariano Rivera blew his first save opportunity of the season. Jose Valverde who saved 49 games last season in 49 … Continue reading

Bountygate.

If you haven’t heard by now, the NFL is currently investigating a scandal involving the New Orleans Saints defense and whether or not their old defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who currently serves as the defensive coordinator of the St. Louis Rams, placed bounties on certain players during past NFL seasons to encourage his to play harder and knock … Continue reading

And we have Joe Torre!

After taking the last week off as I ventured around the country I am back. Today’s post will be about the recent reports that Joe Torre has quit his job with the MLB to pursue the ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers. When McCourt announced he was going to sell the team, Mark Cuban was … Continue reading

News & Notes: Baseball edition?!?

So there isn’t much to report on the baseball front so this post will be rather short… The Texas Rangers won the bidding on Yu Darvish. I will be very surprised if they lock him up for a few reasons. 1. A Japanese player usually wants to play where there is a large Japanese population. … Continue reading