1. Tricky Baseball Gods Having a Field Day With Rockies-Giants

    The baseball gods are clearly more of the naughty, mischievous type, than the austere and formal, everything-gets-done-in-six-days sort of gods...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 5 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  2. NFL Actually Gets It Right: Floyd Little Nominated For The Hall of Fame

    One of the most unsung injustices in sports might possibly be rectified. Floyd Little is on the cusp of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. True story, courtesy of Little himself...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 5 years ago 57 reads 0 comments

  3. Dreams Of Roy Halladay

    I had the strangest dream the other day. There were two versions of me, each reading the newspaper and talking to each other. About the trade deadline. And about Roy Halladay...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 5 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  4. Opening Day As Deliverance

    I can’t remember the specific moment when I became a sports fan. It’s as if a switch was flicked, and I was completely, irrevocably on. I know that it happened sometime in late 1984...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about over 5 years ago 67 reads 2 comments

  5. Despite FOX TV Groaning, This Will Be a Great World Series

    The following is a transcript from a conversation deep in the offices of the FOX television network. The first speaker is a stodgy corporate type, the sort of guy who gets field boxes ...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about over 5 years ago 551 reads 5 comments

  6. Colorado Rockies' Moment of Truth

    In Denver, the beginning of September is a ritualistic transition from non-Broncos season to Broncos season. But, in 2007, there was an interloper on this generation-old trend. The Rockies made an improbable and incredible run to the World Series...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 6 years ago 396 reads 1 comments

  7. ARod or Griffey? Ruth or Gehrig? Each Franchise’s Greatest Players, Part 2

    (This is Part 2 of the article: ARod or Griffey? Ruth or Gehrig? Each Franchise’s Greatest Players.) Here are the rules I established for myself:1...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 6 years ago 335 reads 1 comments

  8. A-Rod or Griffey? Ruth or Gehrig? Each Franchise's Greatest Players, Part 1

    With baseball on my mind, and murmurs in the national media regarding Manny Ramirez’s place in the Boston Red Sox pantheon, I decided to make a list; a list of each franchise’s single greatest batter and pitcher...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 6 years ago 302 reads 3 comments

  9. The Folly of the Olympic Medal Count: Athletes, Audiences Deserve Better

    It’s time to get rid of the “Olympic Medal Count.” I am referring to the running tables that compare each country’s “haul” during an Olympic Games...

    Jeremy Goldson Written by Jeremy Goldson about almost 6 years ago 5,943 reads 32 comments