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Is Alfredo Simon jeapordizing Opening Day 2011?

September 29, 2010 |

Oriole manager Buck Showalter was fined an undisclosed amount and suspended for one game (Monday night in Tampa) as a result of the supposed intentional hitting incident involving Jose Bautista on Sunday in Toronto. Alfredo Simon was fined and suspended for three games, which is all currently under appeal. As I said, Showalter served his [...]

Do the Orioles know something about Jose Bautista?

September 27, 2010 |

Nevermind the fact that the O’s got swept by Toronto this past weekend. The big story out of this series is what came out of the last game. Long story short, Jose Bautista got hit by Rick VandenHurk in the third inning, and Shawn Marcum hit Luke Scott in the fourth. At that point both [...]

My fickle friend

September 24, 2010 |

Small as it is, I’m shocked that there’s a movement amongst Ravens fans to bench Joe Flacco. Seriously…do you people really want Marc Bulger as the starting quarterback moving forward? For those that are in the becnh Flacco camp, you’re entitled to your opinions. However I also see this as part of what’s turned into [...]

Red Sox Nation: Best fans in baseball?

September 22, 2010 |

Every fan base in every sport will argue that they’re the best fans in the world. We do it at Camden Yards, and odds are they do it at every other sports venue in America. The Boston Red Sox take this to another level with the whole “Red Sox Nation” movement and so forth. We’re [...]

Is the NFL a victim of it’s own success?

September 20, 2010 |

Let me preface this by saying that baseball is always going to be my favorite sport. There’s no other game that’s as storied and timeless in my mind. Football runs an extremely close second in my mind; however the fact remains that football is probably the perfect game for television (due in large part to [...]