1. Ramirez-Reyes Drama: The Solution Is to Trade Hanley to Los Angeles

    As we all know, Jose Reyes just signed to play on South Beach . And already we're hearing rumblings that Hanley Ramirez isn't thrilled about it. As I see it, there is only one solution: trade Ramirez to another team...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 2,253 reads 2 comments

  2. College Football: 10 Potential BCS Spoilers

    After close Week 10 wins by LSU and Oklahoma State, and a more decisive win by Stanford, the BCS picture is clearer. But that clarity could disappear if highly-ranked teams get upset in the four remaining weeks of college football...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  3. Should Undefeated Houston End Up in a BCS Bowl?

    The Houston Cougars are currently undefeated. Assuming they win all their remaining games, should they go to a Bowl Championship Series bowl? As things stand, not at this time. Houston is ranked No...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 406 reads 4 comments

  4. BCS Rankings: 5 Games That Will Decide the BCS

    Yesterday was a very exciting day in college football that saw Stanford and Penn State barely hold on, Michigan State lose a very important game, and Kansas State lose its undefeated status in a big way...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 352 reads 5 comments

  5. 2011 World Series: 5 Unsung Cards Who Made a Difference

    The St. Louis Cardinals are the World Champions. And most stories about the World Champion Cards focus on the bats of Albert Pujols, David Freese, and sometimes Lance Berkman; plus the arm of Chris Carpenter and the brain of Tony LaRussa...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,600 reads 0 comments

  6. Big East Conference: Is Rick Pitino Right About Temple and Memphis?

    Recently, Louisville coach Rick Pitino said that he’d like to see current mid-majors Memphis and Temple join the Big East Conference, at least in basketball...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,160 reads 29 comments

  7. World Series 2011: Why Texas Rangers Should Go for It All in Game 5, Not Game 4

    Don’t get me wrong, tonight's Game 4 would certainly help the Rangers ’ chances and I think they probably will win, considering the various matchups...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 402 reads 0 comments

  8. World Series 2011: 6 Players Who Could Be the Cardinals' Designated Hitter

    After two games in St. Louis, the World Series is knotted at 1-1 after a close game that went down to the ninth inning, and we head to Texas for Game 3...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 285 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Playoffs: Assessing My Earlier Predictions

    At the beginning of the postseason, I predicted who the ten best pitchers would be , as well as the best players at each position . Between the Division and Championship Series, I also wrote an article on the ten best bats still playing ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Free Agents 2012: 10 Players Who Could End Up in the Dodgers' Bullpen

    It seems abundantly clear to me that if the Los Angeles Dodgers want to go places next season, they'll have to make some serious revamps to their bullpen, which was 20th in ERA this season...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 691 reads 2 comments

  11. World Series 2011: 6 Players That Are Flying Under the Radar

    Well, the 2011 World Series starts Wednesday, with most stories focusing on only a handful of people, such as Rangers' big bat Nelson Cruz (who isn't as clutch as we thought, according to this ) and future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 328 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Free Agents 2012: Why C.J. Wilson Should End Up with the Nationals

    The Washington Nationals , who finished 80-81 last year, are just one big free-agent signing away from making their first playoff appearance...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 898 reads 1 comments

  13. Big East Football: Why All Four of Its Invitees Are Dumb Choices

    First off, let me start by saying that the Big East should stick to basketball. Secondly, let me report that it was recently leaked to ESPN that four schools have been extended invites to the Big East...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 407 reads 9 comments

  14. Sports and Culture: What 10 Commercials Say About Us

    The average ballgame contains at least 40 minutes of ads, not counting the pre- and post-game shows. Many of these ads have achieved cultural significance, to the point where people ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 1,821 reads 3 comments

  15. 2011 MLB Playoffs: 10 Best Bats Sent Packing

    Well, the division series are over, and both the Phillies and Yankees , the favorites to win going in, have been knocked out of contention...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 396 reads 4 comments

  16. 2011 MLB Playoffs: 10 Best Bats Still Playing

    With the American League Championship Series under way and the National League's edition starting up next week, some of the best-hitting teams in the league are squaring off against each other...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 3,646 reads 24 comments

  17. 2011 MLB Playoffs: Aces Fall, Rookies Win and Rotation Strategies Change?

    The conventional wisdom in the playoffs is to rely mostly on your 2-3 best pitchers, pitchers who have won 12 or more games and faced their opponent multiple times in the course of their careers...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 112 reads 0 comments

  18. 2011 MLB Playoffs: What a Little Rain Means to the Tigers-Yankees Series

    The Detroit Tigers have largely been discounted as being able to be successful in the 2011 MLB playoffs, as many people have penciled in an ALDS loss to perennial favorites, the New York Yankees ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 159 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Playoffs 2011: Best at Each Position in the Postseason

    Well, it's barely been 24 hours since postseason matchups were decided, and already people are discussing playoff matchups: how Detroit 's pitchers will fare against the Yankees ...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about 3 years ago 159 reads 5 comments

  20. SEC Realignment: 10 Options for the 14th Team

    The SEC recently added Texas A&M as its 13th member and within the next few years will, at the very least add a 14th member to balance out the conference. Most likely it will at some point add 15th and 16th members to become a 'superconference'...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 3,197 reads 67 comments

  21. 2011 MLB Playoffs: 10 Best Pitchers for the Postseason

    Well, after the exciting wild card race came down to the last day (perhaps the most cardiac night of baseball in decades), the MLB playoffs are beginning. And, now more than ever, it’s a pitcher’s game...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 1,870 reads 32 comments

  22. 2012 Olympic Basketball: Ranking the Teams Who Have Qualified for the Tournament

    Well, this month marks the completion of Eurobasket 2011 and the FIBA Asia Championship, meaning nine teams have qualified for London, and the field to determine the remaining three has been set...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 3,678 reads 2 comments

  23. Olympic Basketball: Who the U.S. Should Thow on the Floor in London.

    Well, the continental qualifiers are over, and Spain, France, Argentina, Brazil, Australia and Tunisia are in, joining the United States and Britain in London next year...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 462 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA: Who's Better, Chris Bosh or Kevin Love?

    This is a serious question, folks, with major ramifications—a spot on the 2012 Olympic team at forward or center could come down to these two guys. Chris Bosh is definitely the more hyped of the two...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 4,675 reads 75 comments

  25. Olympic Qualification 2012: Will There Be Four American Teams in the Tournament?

    Continental qualifications are taking place for the men's basketball tournaments at the 2012 Olympics. Three teams from the North and South America have already qualified...

    Charles Bennett Written by Charles Bennett about over 3 years ago 918 reads 1 comments