1. NY Yankees Opening Day: The Half Billion Dollar Disaster Unfolds

    Opening day was the first chance for baseball fans across the nation to see the NY Yankees off-season strategy come to life on the field doing what it is supposed to do—win ballgames.....

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 5 years ago 963 reads 65 comments

  2. The Red Sox Think Jason Varitek Is Done...Is He Just Carlton Fisk in Disguise?

    It appears that everyone in Red Sox nation, despite our emotional attachment to our beloved Captain, has written off Jason Varitek. “Come on” everyone says, “it's his 12th season…...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about almost 6 years ago 1,052 reads 7 comments

  3. Boston Red Sox Prepare To Sign Their Next Franchise Catcher...in 2010

    Peter Gammons in his column at ESPN.com and Kevin Rozell in his Bleacher Report column “Could Yanks’ Land Mauer on the Open Market After 2010 Season?” both highlight the ...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about almost 6 years ago 182 reads 10 comments

  4. Brett Favre Has a Comeback Itch...a Return Rash...What Is It?

    Pictured Above: Brett Favre describes to reporters the location and symptoms of his latest pig-skin condition. (Photo courtesy of AP Morry Gash) Bleacher Report’s own Casey Fenton ...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 6 years ago 1,231 reads 3 comments

  5. Manny Ramirez and the Boston Red Sox: Is the Marriage Finally Over?

    The speculation continues to swirl around the future of the Red Sox's All-Star left fielder, Manny Ramirez, and whether the Red Sox will pick up the $20 million option on the slugger for 2009...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 6 years ago 1,438 reads 14 comments

  6. Red Sox—Yankees...Is the rivalry back on?

    After Jonathon Papelbon's comments before the All-Star game about closing the game were inappropriately snipped and splashed on the back page of the NY Post, the Red Sox closer "got the business" last night in the All-Star game from the crowd...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 6 years ago 525 reads 5 comments

  7. Why some fans won't watch the 2008 All-Star Game...and why they should.

    There are a lot of people who seem to cry at this time of year about how useless the All-Star game has become and how they refuse to denigrate themselves by watching...and every year I try and turn those voices off...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 6 years ago 389 reads 4 comments

  8. Jason Varitek: The Boston Red Sox's .218-Hitting All Star

    There is a healthy flow of Boston-sports haters out there that have made clear their vitriol about the number of Red Sox representatives at this year’s All-Star Game...

    Eddie Jackman Written by Eddie Jackman about over 6 years ago 1,596 reads 9 comments