1. Johan Santana Dazzles, New York Mets Disappear: Team Invisible Behind Its Ace

    The New York Mets lost 2-1 Sunday to the Pittsburgh Pirates with Johan Santana pitching another eight strong innings, and having nothing to show for it. This season, it seems the Mets have been invisible anytime Santana takes the mound...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA 2011 Free Agents: Who Will Be Most Coveted?

    The summer of 2010 had superstars LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and Amar'e Stoudemire all change teams and shake up the balance in the NBA. The 2011 NBA free agents have the ability to do the same next summer...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 508 reads 2 comments

  3. Roger Clemens Indictment: Should He Make the Hall of Fame?

    Roger Clemens was indicted on federal perjury charges yesterday. Since, and even before his retirement, rumors swirled that one of the best right-handed pitchers of all-time had been a user of performance enhancing drugs...

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  4. Little League World Series 2010: Is It Worth the Spotlight?

    Every August, teams from around the United States and the World arrive in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to play in the Little League World Series. With this tournament televised, kids grow up watching and hoping that one day they will play on that stage...

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  5. Little League World Series 2010: Where are they Now?

    Every year a new group of youngsters get their chance to showcase their talents in Williamsport at the Little League World Series—kids that we watch in awe as they amaze us with their bats and arms...

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  6. Big Apples: New York's Top Five Most Memorable Home Runs of All Time

    With the passing of Bobby Thompson this week, it brings up memories of his infamous "Shot Heard Round The World" with the New York Giants...

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  7. MLB 2010: Top Five Pitchers

    After years of power hitting and home runs, pitching has finally won out in MLB this season. There have been five no-hitters this year and numerous other close calls...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 1,816 reads 15 comments

  8. NFL Preseason: Top Rookie Battles

    The NFL preseason is a time when positions on the teams are won and lost.  Even more importantly this is where players can move up the depth charts and claim a starting job for a team...

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  9. Brandon Phillips Should Let His Play Do The Talking

    On Tuesday an all out brawl broke out during the Reds vs. Cardinals game, after a seemingly friendly bat tap by Brandon Phillips towards Yadier Molina...

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  10. The Top Five Players Who Have Killed the Mets Since 2001

    The Mets have failed to reach the World Series since they did so in 2000.  Although they have lacked talent in some of the years since then, it hasn't all been self inflicted...

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  11. NBA 2010-11: Five Teams That Will Suprise Everyone

    It's easy to debate which team will be best this year in the NBA. What's difficult is predicting which teams will step up and not only make the playoffs, but surprise everyone with their play...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 762 reads 21 comments

  12. Top Five NFL Teams That Will Disappoint Fans in 2010

    At the beginning of any professional sports season, there are high expectations for all teams. Each year, some of these teams live up to the expectations and others fall flat on their faces...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 781 reads 44 comments

  13. Brett Favre: Top Five Reasons Why He Really Isn't Retiring

    There have been a lot of articles written about Brett Favre's greatest moments and his supposed retirement since word leaked out he told his teammates that he would not return to the Vikings for the 2010 NFL season...

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  14. Five MLB Players That Still Might Be Traded

    Although the July 31st trade deadline has passed, teams can still try to pass players through waivers in hopes to make an August trade. Here are five players that might be changing teams in the next few weeks...

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  15. New York Mets Season on the Line vs Atlanta Braves Tonight

    The New York Mets are 53-52 on the season and currently sit in third place, six and a half games behind the first place Atlanta Braves. That is what makes these next six games against the teams in front of them, the Braves and Phillies, so important...

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  16. Mike Pelfrey Shouldn't Be in the Mets' Plans Going Foward

    After another sub-par outing against the D-Backs, the Mets should consider cutting ties after the season with Mike Pelfrey. Yes, he had an amazing April and solid months of May and June, but he has been just awful in July...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 211 reads 1 comments

  17. Enough Is Enough: Why The NFL Must Limit Rookie Salaries

    Tonight Sam Bradford and the St. Louis Rams agreed to a six year $78 million deal with a record $50 million dollars guaranteed...

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  18. Mets-Cardinals: R.A. Dickey Leads New York to A 4-0 Victory

    With a 4-0 win over the Cardinals this afternoon, R.A. Dickey, of all people, is cementing his place as the ace of the Mets' pitching staff. Dickey went 8.1 innings today, allowing no runs and only four hits while lowering his ERA to 2...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 120 reads 0 comments

  19. Deja Vu: Jason Bay 2010 vs. David Wright 2009

    With Jason Bay having such a terrible season to this point, I began to look at the stats and saw several similarities between the Jason Bay of this year and David Wright in 2009. The first similarity between the two was in terms of power statistics...

    Chris  Matcovich Written by Chris Matcovich about 4 years ago 120 reads 0 comments

  20. Top 10 New York Mets Busts Since 2001

    The Mets haven't been to a World Series since 2000. Here are 10 players that have not lived up to the expectations in the Mets uniform since 2001...

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  21. New York Mets: To Trade or Not To Trade

    After a 2-9 west coast road trip, the Mets (50-49) are reeling. With four days until the July 31st trade deadline, most fans are wondering when the team will make a move to either sure up their rotation or add a bat to their streaky lineup...

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  22. Catching a Piece of Baseball History: Gary Sheffield's 500th Home Run

    Alex Rodriguez is just one home run shy of making baseball history. When he eventually hits the home run, a lucky fan in Cleveland, Tampa Bay, or New York will get to share in a piece of baseball history...

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