1. US Open Favorites 2013: Stock Watch for the Top Golfers at Merion

    Playing the stock market is bound to make you crazy, perhaps a bit richer and maybe a lot poorer unless you do the proper research and understand when to buy, sell or hold. We invest our time, and thus our money, into watching sports and with the U.

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 1,578 reads 2 comments

  2. US Open Golf 2013: Ranking the Top 10 Head Cases at Merion

    Imagine being in the lead with only two holes to play at the U.S. Open only to misplay your next shots and lose the lead and your chance at a major. That is what happened to Jim Furyk in 2012...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 3,476 reads 2 comments

  3. Memorial 2013: Breaking Down Tiger Woods' Flop and What It Means

    Tiger Woods entered the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village as the odds-on favorite and left it with a big question mark hanging over his head...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 5,297 reads 22 comments

  4. Biggest Winners and Losers at the Memorial

    What is a golf tournament without Tiger Woods or Rory McIlroy? They both participated in the Memorial Tournament held at Muirfield Village this past weekend, but neither showed up, if you get my drift...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 3,603 reads 7 comments

  5. Tiger Woods Shows He's Human After All with Awful Round at Memorial 2013

    Just when it looked like Tiger Woods would simply roll into the U.S. Open, devastate his fellow pro golfers and finally win that 15th major, up jumped the devil in the form of the worst front-nine performance in his career...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 1,691 reads 0 comments

  6. Los Angeles Dodgers: What to Do with Matt Kemp?

    The pain in Matt Kemp 's shoulder has spread to the Los Angeles Dodgers fans who have had to watch him play this season...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 1 year ago 10,421 reads 47 comments

  7. Masters Officials Erred Mightily on Tiger Woods Penalty

    The two-shot penalty assessed to Tiger Woods at the Masters makes me sick. In what other sport can a television viewer affect the outcome of a game? Can you imagine if you could ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 1,442 reads 6 comments

  8. Los Angeles Dodgers Question Mark: Cruz on Third?

    If the Los Angeles Dodgers ' third base puzzle was an Abbott and Costello baseball skit, they could rename it, "Cruz on Third?" It took Luis Cruz 11 years, with intermittent appearances ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 3,171 reads 12 comments

  9. Los Angeles Coaches Under Severe Scrutiny

    So, your dream job is to coach or manage a professional sports team, and not just any team, but one of those glamorous, powerful and tradition-laden teams like USC, UCLA or the Los Angeles Lakers , Clippers and Dodgers...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 5,081 reads 44 comments

  10. NL Awards Prediction: Matt Kemp Will Score Comeback Player and MVP Prizes

    When Matt Kemp returns to center field for the Los Angeles Dodgers , he will do so with a vengeance, ultimately winning both the NL Comeback Player and MVP Awards...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 3,126 reads 28 comments

  11. Will Los Angeles Dodger Fans Get Behind the Powerful Store-Bought Lineup?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have added Cy Young winner Zack Greinke to their all-powerful lineup of players in an effort to surpass the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 4,131 reads 80 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers: No Speed, No Defense, No Good

    Watching the Los Angeles Lakers lose to the lowly Orlando Magic last night was simply awful, but somehow predictable...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about over 1 year ago 1,350 reads 19 comments

  13. Los Angeles Dodgers: Next Season's Starting Lineup

    Now that the Los Angeles Dodgers ' season is over, we can look at their starting lineup for next year. That's right, folks, perhaps the wackiest, up-and-down, guess-who-we-got-on-our-side-now, ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 4,697 reads 12 comments

  14. Can the L.A. Dodgers Cruz into the Second NL Wild Card Position?

    Is it possible that with all of their new big names pumped up with all of that purported power and superstar status, that the guy the other teams should be pitching around is Los ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 1,195 reads 10 comments

  15. Los Angeles Dodgers: Can Money Buy Success?

    When the Los Angeles Dodgers secured the lineup of Matt Kemp, Shane Victorino, Adrian Gonzalez, Hanley Ramirez and Andre Ethier, it looked like money could buy success. At least on paper...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 2,050 reads 11 comments

  16. Los Angeles Dodgers Saga: A Tale of Two Ethiers

    " It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. " If Charles Dickens were alive and a sportswriter, he would be telling the tale of Dodger right fielder Andre Either, a classic ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 1,310 reads 9 comments

  17. Not so Fast, Dodgers; You Still Have to Face SF Giants Pitching to Win Division

    Now that the Los Angeles Dodgers have a monstrous middle lineup of Matt Kemp, Adrian Gonzalez , Hanley Ramirez and Andre Ethier, they will waltz into first place, then buzzsaw ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 1,568 reads 25 comments

  18. Are New Look Los Angeles Dodgers the Lakers of Baseball?

    With the all-but signed, sealed and delivered acquisition of Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford and Josh Beckett, the new-look Los Angeles Dodgers are being called the Yankees of the West...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about almost 2 years ago 2,630 reads 11 comments

  19. Can Juan Uribe Still Be Valuable to the Dodgers If They Reach October?

    When baseball historians look back on the Los Angeles Dodgers season of 2012, they will invariably talk about it as the World Championship that was won in spite of Juan Uribe ...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 1,868 reads 27 comments

  20. 8 Los Angeles Dodgers Who Need to Have a Huge Week

    As the Los Angeles Dodgers enter the last phase of their up-and-down season, they need to step it up, put some pressure not only on the division-leading San Francisco Giants , but on themselves...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 1,869 reads 16 comments

  21. How Hanley Ramirez Can Have Bigger Impact Than Manny Ramirez for L.A. Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers hope that the only thing Hanley Ramirez and Manny Ramirez have in common is their last name. Well, maybe not the only thing, since Manny was one helluva slugger, perhaps one of the great RBI men of all time...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 1,580 reads 1 comments

  22. LA Dodgers: 10 Keys to Overtaking the San Francisco Giants in NL West

    After a weekend in which the Los Angeles Dodgers swept the San Francisco Giants —including back-to-back shutouts in PacBell Park—it looks like the South is rising again...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 2,481 reads 8 comments

  23. Los Angeles Dodgers: 8 Weaknesses the MLB Trade Deadline Won't Address

    As the trade deadline nears, the Dodgers may not be able to fill all of their various needs which include power, speed and a new first baseman among other things...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 2,606 reads 0 comments

  24. Predicting What the L.A. Dodgers Roster Will Look Like on August 1

    When the Los Angeles Dodgers suit up for their first game after the July 31 trade deadline, they will have an even stronger pitching rotation and a different look in the infield...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 4,330 reads 39 comments

  25. Los Angeles Dodgers: 10 Reasons Don Mattingly Is Best Manager in First Half

    Your top player goes on the DL, then your second best player is sidelined. You have a newbie, fundamentally unsound shortstop, an old resurrected rotation, a wobbly bullpen, a lackluster lineup with no power and a new management...

    Richard Leivenberg Written by Richard Leivenberg about 2 years ago 2,717 reads 36 comments