1. Randy Moss and the Top 25 Athlete Homecomings of All Time

    In the wake of the news that one of the best wide receivers in the history of the NFL is too much of a pain in the rear for one of the best football teams in the league to keep around, ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 7,375 reads 3 comments

  2. Roy Halladay and the Top 10 Postseason Moments in Philadelphia Phillies History

    In one of the most thrilling moments in postseason history—and what must be the most thrilling moment in divisional series history—Roy Halladay pitched the second postseason ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 5,466 reads 20 comments

  3. MLB Playoffs: Top 25 Single Season October Performances in MLB History

    October is upon us, which means it is time for the 2010 MLB postseason. If baseball is a wonderful world in which the amazing can happen, then postseason baseball is a fantastic universe in which heroes are made and impossible dreams come true...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 2,570 reads 8 comments

  4. 2010 MLB: The Boston Red Sox and 10 Non-Playoff Teams to Watch for in 2011

    The playoff picture in the American League is all but set, with the New York Yankees, Tampa Bay Rays, Minnesota Twins and Texas Rangers simply dotting the eyes and crossing the tees on their way to October...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 4,146 reads 23 comments

  5. Top 50 Things Any True Sports Fan Needs To Have

    So, you want to be a sports fan, do you?Well, you should know that it isn't going to be easy; you can't just sit down and turn on the television and start watching whatever game happens to be on...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 6,150 reads 18 comments

  6. The Atlanta Braves' Jason Heyward Is Having a Rookie Year Made For Cooperstown

    During the 2010 Spring Training, the Atlanta Braves startlingly announced that rookie Jason Heyward would be the starting right fielder on Opening Day...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 1,711 reads 18 comments

  7. CC Sabathia Will Win the 2010 AL Cy Young, and It Will Be the Wrong Choice

    Is there any way we can talk the Baseball Writers Association of America out of voting for C.C. Sabathia as the American League Cy Young Award winner? I doubt it. The New York Yankees are having an incredible season, and so is their ace...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 2,045 reads 17 comments

  8. Ed Wade, the Houston Astros, and the 2010 Philadelphia Phillies

    When it comes time to renew a player's contract, make trades, or sign free agents, major league general managers can seem incredibly cut-throat and can be perceived as demonstrating little loyalty to their players...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 2,958 reads 2 comments

  9. Brett Gardner and the 20 Most Unheralded MLB Players of 2010

    If you hit 30 home runs for a playoff team, everyone in baseball knows who you are. If you win 20 games for a team that clinched a playoff berth a month ago, there will be no shortage of accolades...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 4,728 reads 25 comments

  10. NL East Showdown: Breaking Down Philadelphia Phillies Vs. Atlanta Braves

    The Atlanta Braves come to town this week for a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 1,248 reads 10 comments

  11. Joe Torre Steps Down From The Dodgers: 10 Reasons It All Fell Apart in 2010

    Joe Torre has made it official: he will be stepping down as the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers at the end of the 2010 season, and thus comes to a close one of the great managerial careers in baseball history...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 760 reads 2 comments

  12. New York Jets and Ines Sainz: When Did Blaming the Victim Become Allowed

    Now just over a week after the Inez Sainz incident with the New York Jets the two sides, as well as uninterested third parties, seem to have agreed that the situation should be treated ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 7,697 reads 9 comments

  13. MLB's Worst: Is Derek Jeter One of the Bottom 20?

    Over the many years of player comparison and analysis, our understanding of what it means to be a great baseball player has continually evolved.Along with that, we have also formed a better comprehension of the concept of a "bad" player...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 6,048 reads 64 comments

  14. 2010 Philadelphia Phillies and the 10 Greatest Philly Teams of All Time

    It has been a long and winding season for the 2010 Philadelphia Phillies, but with two weeks to go they find themselves up three games on the Atlanta Braves in the NL East division ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 2,580 reads 1 comments

  15. Carl Crawford, Cliff Lee, and The MLB’s Top 20 Soon-To-Be Free Agents

    As soon as the World Series ends, all eyes will turn to Cliff Lee and the free agent class of 2010 to see where some of the games biggest stars will end up at the start of the 2011 baseball season...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 6,916 reads 27 comments

  16. Andre Ethier and Manny Ramirez: A Match Made in Los Angeles

    Here is today's Holy Crap discovery. It has to do with the roller coaster season Andre Ethier has had. But let's not start in 2010. Let's go back to 2008...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 1,047 reads 6 comments

  17. 2010 MVP Race: Carlos Gonzalez Not Even In Same League As Mike Stanton

    Ever since I first seriously considered the concept, I have taken home/road splits seriously. If you are a Boston Red Sox fan, don't talk to me about Jim Rice or Wade Boggs...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 1,170 reads 62 comments

  18. Philadelphia's 10 Most Intriguing Athletes of the Week

    With the Major League Baseball season coming down the stretch, the NFL season getting under way, and Team USA competing in the basketball World Championships, the Philadelphia sports scene has reached a fever-pitch...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 1,937 reads 13 comments

  19. NFL Power Rankings, Week 2: Box Office Heroes of 2010 Edition

    In the seemingly inevitable movie about the New Orleans Saints and their journey from Hurricane Katrina refugees to Super Bowl Champions, who would play Drew Brees?Ashton Kutcher? Leonardo ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 10,689 reads 65 comments

  20. Florida Marlins Ace Josh Johnson Shut Down for the Season

    The National League may have just lost a Cy Young candidate, but may also have gained an ERA title winner. The Florida Marlins announced this afternoon that staff ace Josh Johnson would ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 228 reads 1 comments

  21. Ryan Howard and the 2010 MLB All-Ryan Team

    Here's a little baseball trivia for you: how many major league baseball players with the first name of "Ryan" have there been in baseball history?The answer is 45...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 603 reads 2 comments

  22. September Is the Hottest Month: Analyzing Ryan Howard's September Splits

    The air has turned cool, the leaves are turning brown, and the NFL is ready for some football.That's right, Phillies fans, September is here once again, and we all know what that means: Ryan Howard is ready to kick his game up a notch...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 2,069 reads 2 comments

  23. Eight Philadelphia Phillies Stats We Wouldn't Have Believed Two Months Ago

    Only July 21st of this year, the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. The loss was the sixth in seven games for the Phils, and dropped the team to just two games over ...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 6,779 reads 4 comments

  24. Is Ryan Howard One of the Greatest Run Producers in Baseball History?

    One of the reasons, if not the reason, I got into baseball writing was to challenge conventional wisdom...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 3,706 reads 31 comments

  25. Aroldis Chapman: 10 Exciting Young Flame-Throwers Whose Arms Fell Off

    Over the course of what has been dubbed both "the Year of the Pitcher" and "the Year of the Rookie," the baseball viewing world has ridden quite the figurative roller coaster...

    Asher Chancey Written by Asher Chancey about almost 4 years ago 5,467 reads 14 comments