1. No Matter If It's Sweets or a Sweeter Deal, Lamar Odom Deserves It from L.A.

    Well...who do you wanna blame?—10,000 Maniacs For the significantly more than 10,000 maniacs that constitute the Lakers fanbase, it's Lamar Odom they want. And they're not quite sure who's to blame for an inability to seal the deal to keep him: Dr..

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about almost 5 years ago 2,887 reads 7 comments

  2. The Five Best Deadline Swindles of the Moneyball Era

    Well, the other shoe has finally dropped in Oakland. In a long-anticipated move, the Athletics sent Matt Holliday away to a contending NL team. That team turned out to be the St. Louis Cardinals...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about almost 5 years ago 647 reads 2 comments

  3. Presidential Stuff

    President Obama made his first ceremonial pitch as President last night in St. Louis at the 2009 MLB All-Star Game. He received some boos from the Cardinals faithful and has received some mixed reviews on his pitching motion...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about almost 5 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  4. Dodgers Need to Make "Doc Hollywood" Next Blockbuster

    Dear Ned Colletti and Lord & Lady McCourt, First, let me offer my congratulations on what has been a very winning first half of the season for the Dodgers, even with the distraction of what I'll call the 600 lb...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about almost 5 years ago 352 reads 5 comments

  5. "Here's Ronny!": The Method To The Lakers' Newest Madness

    An odd sight — odder even than the pattern of Pau Gasol's facial growth — emerged the day after the Lakers celebrated their 15th NBA championship and became the first professional ...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about 5 years ago 209 reads 0 comments

  6. Manny Ramirez: What He Did On His Spring Vacation

    “Manny is like a family member at this point, he really is. I can't imagine life without him. He's like having a dog—you have him for 10 years, he does strange things, you always ...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about 5 years ago 87 reads 0 comments

  7. Oakland A's Near the Break: Living in Oblivion?

    Moneyball was a motion picture coming to a theater near you, replete with big-time Hollywood stars like Brad Pitt and, um, Demetri Martin, before an executive at Columbia so hated the ...

    Ian Chaffee Written by Ian Chaffee about 5 years ago 60 reads 1 comments