Year-end Baseball Awards Part II

This year’s MVP contests reminded me a bit of the 2004 Presidential Election because I was not all that excited about the candidates. Don’t get me wrong, quite a few players put up great numbers, but all of the candidates…

The Big Showdown

Every team has that one game that it circles on its schedule. These rivalry games sell out regardless of whether the teams are any good that season; a win can make a whole season and save a coach’s job. There…

Superman?

Already this year, the NBA has provided some amazing statistical performances (Amare’s 49 points on 17-21 from the field and 15-15 from the line and Parker’s 55 points/10 dimes). Last night, Dwight Howard had his first career triple double and…

Welcome

No, this is not a forum where I comment on my favorite food (although I do have an opinion on just about every cereal out there—what is up with Grapenuts, it doesn’t even contain grapes or nuts!), rather this note…