1. MLB All-Star '08: Deserving Starters-American League

    Every season, because of fan voting, deserving players are left off of the MLB All-Star teams, in favor of the more popular, and perhaps less-productive and deserving, players...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about 6 years ago 414 reads 2 comments

  2. Greg Oden, One Year Later, Still the Right Pick for Portland

    The great debate before the 2007 NBA Draft, as you probably remember, was whether the Trailblazers should pick Greg Oden or Kevin Durant. A year later, things have not gone quite the way the Blazers may have hoped...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about 6 years ago 1,057 reads 4 comments

  3. Florida Has Major League Baseball?

    Something weird happened to me last week. I was watching SportsCenter, and highlights of a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Florida Marlins came on. I was wondering when ESPN started showing minor-league highlights on its feature program...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about 6 years ago 1,006 reads 4 comments

  4. NBA Draft '08: Common Sense Mock Draft

    With the 2008 NBA Draft less than 24 hours away, NBA teams all over the league are scrambling to get their potential draft choices as well as potential trades worked out and squared away...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about 6 years ago 156 reads 0 comments

  5. Open Mic: Ranking Sports' Top Ten Most Unbreakable Records

    Records in sports represent the pinnacle of achievement for a person or team competing at the highest level of competition in the world. Records were meant to be broken...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about over 6 years ago 913 reads 2 comments

  6. NBA Draft '08: Houston Rockets' Needs

    Coming off a remarkable season that included a lengthy 22-game winning streak, the Houston Rockets must once again retool a team from a first-round playoff defeat in the hands of the Utah Jazz...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about over 6 years ago 520 reads 2 comments

  7. Dontrelle Willis Optioned to Single-A after Rough Start in Detroit

    Tigers SP Dontrelle Willis has had a rough start to his first season with the Tigers. Monday night's dismal start against the Cleveland Indians may have been his last for a while...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about over 6 years ago 298 reads 1 comments

  8. Dozens Hospitalized As Magic, Bird Ad Airs Several Times

    Seventy three people around the United States have been hospitalized as a result of being exposed several times to an NBA television advertisement featuring former Los Angeles Lakers' ...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about over 6 years ago 449 reads 0 comments

  9. Houston Astros Need to Shake Things Up...and Fast

    The seventh inning of the Astros' 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday afternoon summed up the team's recent woes. In what has become all but customary for the Astros over the past year, LHP Wandy Rodriguez was lights-out at Minute Maid Park...

    Taylor Smith Written by Taylor Smith about over 6 years ago 165 reads 1 comments