1. Boxing: Victor Ortiz Can Beat Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    Many boxing pundits maintain that Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr should already have a loss on his blemish-free 41-0 professional record...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about 3 years ago 1,655 reads 4 comments

  2. David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox Seek a New Deal

    It was May 5, 2010 and the Boston Red Sox were actually rumored to be considering the release of David Ortiz ...

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  3. MLB Trade Rumors: Why Keeping Aaron Harang Makes Sense for San Diego Padres

    Aaron Harang ’s name keeps rising to the surface with the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline fast approaching...

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  4. Toronto Raptors Fans Take a Breather During NBA Lockout

    I have seen it all with the Toronto Raptors . Alvin Williams, Antonio Davis and Jerome Williams re-upped in July, 2001 with the Raptors, who dolled out over $146 million for the trio...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 1,722 reads 18 comments

  5. Hamilton Tiger-Cats' Kevin Glenn Should Put Week 1 Loss Behind Him

    Kevin Glenn is one unhappy camper. The Tiger-Cats veteran quarterback was unceremoniously yanked with 8:45 remaining in the fourth quarter of Hamilton’s 24-16 opening-week ...

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  6. 2011 MLB 1st-Half Surprises: Cleveland Indians Top the List

    This is why they play the games. Despite lofty preseason predictions and exorbitant payrolls, no team is immune to crippling injuries, ignominious bullpen collapses and bewildering “down years...

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  7. Toronto Blue Jays Looking to Eric Thames for Offensive Boost

    Eric Thames has seen all he desires to of Triple-A Las Vegas. Toronto recalled its 24-year-old outfielder on June 24 for the second time this season, hoping he could provide a spark to ignite the Blue Jays ’ listless offense...

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  8. '90s Wrestling and Its Biggest Fan

    I was only a handful of rows back of SkyDome’s main stage on April 1, 1990; one of 67,678 jeering fans at the majestic WrestleMania VI...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 1,026 reads 14 comments

  9. MLB All-Star 2011: Arizona Diamondbacks Starter Ian Kennedy Makes His Case

    Ian Kennedy lasted just two innings, allowing nine hits and five earned runs in his only second-half start of the 2008 season...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 717 reads 1 comments

  10. Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder: Show Them the Money

    Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder bat on opposite sides of the plate, Fielder’s voluminous frame on the left and Pujols’ chiseled figure to the right. Fielder, 27, was born in Ontario, Calif...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 513 reads 1 comments

  11. Dwight Howard to Spurn Magic for Pressure Relief

    Up until recently, Dwight Howard was having a blast playing professional basketball. The costume-wearing, sticker-slapping, ball-palming, high-flying, larger-than-life, freak ...

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  12. Alex Rodriguez, Adam Jones and Hunter Pence Lead the 2011 All-Neglect Team

    Albert Pujols’ impending free agency dominated the preseason headlines, but once play began, several career-low batting statistics subsequently shifted him out of the baseball spotlight...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 622 reads 1 comments

  13. AL East Update: Toronto Blue Jays Fans Keep Running on Faith

    “I’m reliving the same day over and over.” – Bill Murray , Groundhog Day Mother Nature decided to irresponsibly skip spring—who doesn’t enjoy ...

    Rory Barrs Written by Rory Barrs about over 3 years ago 646 reads 12 comments

  14. Zab Judah Trying to Avoid Stepping-Stone Status

    Bernard Hopkins was 46 when he outpointed Jean Pascal to become the oldest fighter in boxing history to claim a world title, on May 21...

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