1. Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Plight of Gay Athletes in Pro Sports

    In many ways, the modern world of professional sports offers a glimpse of diversity, often unseen in other facets of life...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 3,726 reads 10 comments

  2. New York Yankees' Trade Aftermath: The Deadline Deal Ripple Effect

    The weeks surrounding the MLB trading deadline can represent an emotional roller-coaster for everyone involved...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 685 reads 0 comments

  3. Versatility Personified: MLB's Premier Super-Utility Players

    Fans in every city throughout the league know full well who the stars in baseball are. They're instantly recognizable with their gaudy stats, household names, and exorbitant contracts...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,927 reads 26 comments

  4. New York Yankee Trade Targets: Separating Fantasy From Reality

    As the deals begin to pick up steam in the waning moments before Saturday's MLB non-waiver trade deadline, inevitably the accompanying rumors have increased in frequency as well...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,123 reads 2 comments

  5. MLB Trade Deadline: Top Five Midseason Pickups of the Last Decade

    With July 31 rapidly approaching, teams throughout Major League Baseball are scrambling to bolster their squads for the remaining two months of the regular season, hoping to propel themselves into October baseball...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 2,220 reads 25 comments

  6. New York Yankees at MLB Trade Deadline: Killing Two Birds with One Stone

    Earlier this week, I took a look at one of the primary concerns for the Yankees as they head into the dog days of summer, the suddenly fragile state of the starting rotation...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,862 reads 2 comments

  7. New York Yankees Down The Stretch:Three Keys to a Successful Second Half, Part 1

    To the casual observer, the Yankees appear to sit in a comfortable position atop the American League East...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 21 reads 2 comments

  8. Joba Chamberlain: Throwing Fuel in the Fire

    To tell you the truth, I loathe to even broach this subject. It has been debated to death by every fan, writer, media pundit, and cab driver with even a modicum of interest in the New York Yankees...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,443 reads 20 comments

  9. 2010 MLB All Star Game: What Is An All-Star?

    Since 1933, right around the dawn of summer, the baseball world has taken a short break from the rigors of the long season to celebrate the game and its best players in the MLB All Star Game...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,233 reads 16 comments

  10. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Leading the Race for the Golden Boot After Round One

    As the 2010 World Cup in South Africa prepares to move beyond the group stage and into the unforgiving knockout round, a clearer picture is beginning to develop regarding what to expect from here on out...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 1,814 reads 5 comments

  11. Out Of Order: Derek Jeter Not Getting It Done in the Leadoff Spot

    Fellow Yankee fans, before you accuse me of high treason or blaspheming our dear captain, please heed my plea for understanding...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about 4 years ago 691 reads 45 comments

  12. Ain't It Sweet!: The Best Swings In Baseball Today

    The recent retirement of Ken Griffey Jr. has left a void in the baseball world. As the owner of what many fans have long considered the sweetest swing in the game, Griffey possessed a fluid, seemingly effortless approach that was always a sight to behold.

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about over 4 years ago 6,344 reads 14 comments

  13. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Why I'm Rooting for the Ultimate Underdog, North Korea

    Welcome back to your first World Cup Final in 44 years! As a gift to welcome you back to the world's most prestigious footballing tournament, you are the lucky recipients of inclusion in the 2010 Group of Death...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about over 4 years ago 702 reads 4 comments

  14. FIFA World Cup 2010: Top Five Super Subs In South Africa

    No matter the quality contained within your starting 11, occasionally they are simply unable to get the job done...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about over 4 years ago 1,726 reads 5 comments

  15. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Which Goal Scorer Will Shine In South Africa?

    Every footballer on earth dreams of bringing glory to their homeland by emerging victorious from the crowded field of 32 nations, earning the opportunity to hoist the ultimate symbol of team success, the FIFA World Cup trophy...

    Scott Gyurina Written by Scott Gyurina about over 4 years ago 3,045 reads 3 comments