1. Dustin Pedroia: 12 Superstars Who Were Never the Same After Injuries

    Recently, Dustin Pedroia had a bit of a scare when he slipped on a wet second base while making a play. He apparently turned an ankle and had a numbness in his foot...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 2,499 reads 18 comments

  2. MLB: Jonathan Broxton and 9 of the Best Players over 275 Pounds

    Baseball, it's been said, is the fairest of sports. You don't have to be big to play it. You don't have to be incredibly fast to succeed. Some of the least athletic people have been very good baseball players...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 2,708 reads 14 comments

  3. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 GMs Whose Jobs Hinge on the 2011 Trade Deadline

    It may be one of the toughest jobs in sports. The General Manager picks the players. He picks the manager. Just keeping up with contracts and luxury taxes and dealing with agents is enough to drive a man crazy...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 4,268 reads 24 comments

  4. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 Moves to Help Teams Win Division

    It's getting to be the time of year when baseball teams start to show just what they are. They may hit in April or pitch poorly in May, but by June 1, most clubs know where they stand...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 1,009 reads 1 comments

  5. MLB Free Agency 2012: Five Impact Names Who Could Provide Missing Piece

    Even though we're just underway in the 2011 season, it's not too early to begin looking at the free agent class of 2011. Teams try and position themselves financially to make a run at key guys...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 732 reads 1 comments

  6. Chris Carpenter: 5 Teams for Whom Cardinals Pitcher Could Make a Difference

    Chris Carpenter has experienced many things as a big league pitcher. He's been a highly touted youngster. He's had to sit out a year with an injury. He's been dumped by a major league team and picked up off the scrap heap by another...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 1,556 reads 6 comments

  7. MLB: Five Reasons Why Albert Pujols' Struggles Are Symptoms of Something Worse

    It's a fairly common thing. A superstar playing out his option sets a deadline on negotiations for the day he reports to training camp. He doesn't want anything to distract him while he's getting ready for the season...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 2,372 reads 12 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs: 4 Ways to Cut Payroll at the MLB Trade Deadline

    It's a well worn tale. The Chicago Cubs are off to a shaky start. After spending big money over the winter on Carlos Pena and trading for Matt Garza, the Cubbies thought they had improved themselves in the National League Central...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about 3 years ago 2,514 reads 7 comments

  9. MLB: Five Starting Veterans Whose Demotions Are Long Overdue

    It's happened to the best of players. Hall-of-Fame players have had to face it at the end of their careers. At some point, it's time to move aside for the good of the team and give way to a younger, more talented player...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 1,342 reads 14 comments

  10. Milwaukee Brewers: Jonathan Lucroy Cleared to Play; Will Rehab in Minors

    Brewers starting catcher Jonathan Lucroy has been cleared to start playing. After breaking his finger during a catching drill, Lucroy had pins inserted in the finger and was out for all of the spring training playing schedule...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 717 reads 0 comments

  11. MLB Trade Ideas: Prince Fielder Best Served Leaving Home? Who's Interested?

    It's not like it used to be. We grew up watching players come up with an organization, grow into manhood and then retire with the same team. Fewer players today are sticking with a club that long...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 928 reads 6 comments

  12. Milwaukee Brewers: Will Shaun Marcum's Injury Drag Him Down Again in 2011?

    With the rash of injuries that have hit the Milwaukee Brewers this spring, Crew fans are wondering when it's going to stop...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 1,190 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Zack Greinke Fill-ins for Brewers If He's Gone Long-Term

    Most Milwaukee Brewers fans were thrilled with the offseason acquisition of former American League Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke. Following the trade for Toronto ace Shaun Marcum, the move helped address the Brewers' biggest weakness from 2010...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 645 reads 4 comments

  14. Albert Pujols: He's Worth the Risk and He'll Age Better Than Alex Rodriguez

    It's a question with an answer that's simple and complicated at the same time. Is signing Albert Pujols for A-Rod type money worth the risk? Is any athlete worth $30 million a ...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 519 reads 5 comments

  15. Bryce Harper: You Can't Judge a Player After Two Plate Appearances

    Are you people serious? I picked through the Internet sports news this morning and it appears there are people who think it's necessary to defend Bryce Harper after his two-strikeout performance yesterday in his first spring training game...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 273 reads 14 comments

  16. MLB Trade Rumors: Moves Brewers Can Make to Clinch Wainwright-Less NL

    After last year's disappointing finish, Doug Melvin's plan was clear.. Milwaukee needed more pitching in order to compete in the NL Central. The Cardinals had a formidable rotation and the Reds were returning a strong club...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 1,252 reads 2 comments

  17. MLB Predictions: Why Zack Greinke Will Win the 2011 NL Cy Young

    Spring Training reminds us why we love the game of baseball. Like a beautiful plant, it sprouts in the spring, blooms in the summer and is put to rest in the fall...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 753 reads 7 comments

  18. Bryce Harper: Expect To See Washington Nationals Phenom in The Show This Year

    Not if, but when? That's the question being asked by all Washington Nationals fans. The question doesn't need to be spelled out; Washington fans know exactly what it means...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 3,458 reads 14 comments

  19. Super Bowl, Andy Pettitte, the NBA and Other Highlights for Today

    The clock is winding down, and we're getting closer to the kickoff of Super Bowl XLV. While these two teams may not have the same marquee value that other teams do, the game should be really good...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 57 reads 3 comments

  20. Tiger Woods: Why He'll Never Dominate the PGA Tour Again

    If not Torrey Pines, then where? This was the course where he played rounds with his dad. This was the course that was going to vault Tiger back to domination. He would unveil his new swing and all would be right with the world...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 872 reads 4 comments

  21. Rex Ryan and Bill Belichick: Has the Torch Passed for NFL's Top Coach?

    The Hoodie, The Genius. Bill Belichick has been considered in modern times to be the NFL 's best coach. The Patriots have gone through a myriad of roster changes during Belichick's tenure, but one thing remains constant...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 480 reads 5 comments

  22. Muschamp Will Hire Charlie Weis As Gator's Offensive Coordinator

    Chris Mortensen of ESPN is reporting that Charlie Weis is in negotiations to be the offensive coordinator at the University of Florida, under new coach Will Muschamp...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 972 reads 9 comments

  23. Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings: Can We Skip This Chapter?

    So, I opened up the sports page today. Brett Favre failed a concussion test. Leslie Frazier wants him to pass by gametime and possibly start him against The Detroit Lions...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 444 reads 1 comments

  24. Tim Tebow: Are The Denver Broncos Setting Him Up to Fail?

    After Sunday's come-from-behind victory over the Houston Texans, it seems the whole world has anointed Tim Tebow the starting quarterback for the Denver Broncos for 2011 and beyond...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 2,441 reads 145 comments

  25. Michael Vick: So, Barack Obama Called Jeffrey Lurie To Laud QB's Signing?

    It looked like such an easy, feel-good story. There was a sweet picture of the president catching a football with the family dog frolicking beside him...

    J. David Lee Written by J. David Lee about over 3 years ago 849 reads 3 comments