Some of the best American sporting events worth traveling for are the Daytona 500, the Masters Tournament, the Super Bowl the U.S. Open and the World Series.
Here is what so many voters like Simmons fail to understand. The Hall of Fame is a museum, and voters are being asked to choose what players get highlighted in that museum. Museums are supposed to represent—accurately—history.
When you see one of these great hustle plays from now on just know what you’re clapping it up for.
Unfortunately, this son of the South Side also rises.
Barry Bonds has paid $4,100 in penalties stemming from his obstruction of justice conviction two years ago.
Alex Rodriguez says he scoured the planet looking for “cutting edge” supplements, which miraculously led him to Miami. Alex must be the most unlucky athlete on earth, as his innocent quest for herbal truth landed him with Tony Galea and Tony Bosch.
Now the waiting begins for Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball.
I sit back on my swivel chair watching little vultures trying to do the actual kill rather than merely pick apart the carcass and I think to myself, “What is this? What are we doing here?”
Many believe/hope the Cubs compete for a playoff spot in 2015. With that actually being pretty unrealistic it’s the wrong time not to shop a soon to be 29 year old starting pitcher.
The position is talent-poor, but it’s also essential to the White Sox’s recovery.
I’d be a hypocrite if I called for Incognito to be denied work in a trade that he has skill for.
You don’t need to fill your team with superstars acquired through free agency in order to turn things around.
This should give hope to both the White Sox and Cubs.
The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
The White Sox will need to sign some free agents this season, and some of them might currently be on the roster.
That time that the worst sporting experience of your life made you a better sports fan.
Major League Baseball umpire Wally Bell died of an apparent heart attack Monday, a week after working the NL playoff series between the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals. He was 48.
The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.
Baseball players are still doing that stupid champagne thing in the clubhouse, and every year it bothers me, and every year I let it go.
Tim Baffoe addresses Bud Selig’s pending retirement in his weekly mailbag.