1. 5 Reasons the Oakland A's Don't Need Brandon McCarthy Back in 2013

    Former Oakland A's ace Brandon McCarthy is a free agent for the second time in two years, and although it certainly wouldn't hurt to have him on the roster, there's a case to be made that the A's don't necessarily need him...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 3,122 reads 5 comments

  2. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012: Is Ryback Ready for CM Punk?

    With the 2012 WWE Hell in a Cell main event set for champion CM Punk defending his title against Ryback , much of the focus has been on whether or not Ryback deserves the sudden thrust to the top...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 1,893 reads 29 comments

  3. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012: 4 Twists the Sheamus-Big Show Match Could Take

    WWE Hell in a Cell 2012 takes place on Oct. 28 when World Heavyweight champion Sheamus takes on the Big Show . Outside of Sheamus winning outright, the end to this match might surprise many...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 14,024 reads 52 comments

  4. 4 Reasons the Oakland A's Are Big Winner in 3-Team Heath Bell Trade

    In a three-team trade announced by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports , the Oakland Athletics came up huge in this offseason's first big trade. And to think it isn't even technically the offseason yet...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 14,728 reads 40 comments

  5. WWE: The Big Show & the 6 Best Actors in a Pro Wrestling Environment

    Let's face it—we all know the WWE is scripted. Its employees are athletes and actors. But while some excel at the wrestling, individuals such as The Big Show succeed at playing their written roles...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 11,810 reads 88 comments

  6. Oakland A's: Players Billy Beane Should Earmark for Trade in the Offseason

    Though Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane has publicly stated his intentions are to keep the roster intact, there are a few guys that should, at the very least, be considered if he decides to shake things up...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 7,857 reads 24 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Top 25 WWE Stars Competing Today

    In the WWE, wrestlers are always moving up and down in momentum, but the October 15 edition of Monday Night Raw shook up the Top 25 drastically...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 8,191 reads 99 comments

  8. Cardinals vs. Giants: 7 Reasons San Francisco Can Still Get It Done in NLCS

    Game 1 of St. Louis Cardinals vs. San Francisco Giants in the NLCS may have seen the Cards walk away victorious, but the G-Men have nothing to fear just yet. There's plenty of time to rebound, and with their tools, doing so shouldn't be a problem...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 2,993 reads 2 comments

  9. 2012 MLB Division Series: How Much Difference Did Home-Field Advantage Have?

    Fans of a few teams cried foul during the 2012 Division Series, upset over the newly implemented format regarding home-field advantage. But if you think it made any difference, you are mistaken...

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  10. What If the Nationals, Reds, A's and Orioles Reached the Championship Series?

    Major League Baseball's championship series have begun, but that doesn't stop fans of the Washington Nationals, Cincinnati Reds, Oakland Athletics and Baltimore Orioles from pondering what might have been...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 810 reads 7 comments

  11. WWE Hell in a Cell 2012: 8 Storylines That Need to Be Addressed

    We're still more than two weeks away from WWE Hell in a Cell 2012, but there's a half-dozen storylines that need to be developed. Once again, it seems WWE is taking a slow approach...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 48,354 reads 70 comments

  12. Whose Walk-off Win Was More Epic, the Yankees or the Athletics?

    The New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics each won their postseason game on Oct. 10 via the walk-off, but the A's did it oh so much better. The Bronx Bombers sent 40-year-old pinch hitter Raul Ibanez to the plate in extra innings...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 10,534 reads 46 comments

  13. Detroit Tigers vs. Oakland Athletics: 6 Biggest Matchups in Game 4 of ALDS

    The Oakland Athletics defeated the Detroit Tigers in Game 3 of the ALDS , forcing at least one more game. But if they want to succeed again and keep the dream alive, certain A's will have to come out victorious in their matchups ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about over 1 year ago 3,172 reads 0 comments

  14. 5 Players Who Must Step Up for the Oakland A's to Shock the Tigers Back Home

    After a terrible offensive showing by the Oakland Athletics , it's easy to say everyone in the lineup needs to step up. While that may be true, certain players must do more in order for the A's to once again come from behind to shock the baseball world..

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 939 reads 4 comments

  15. 2012 ALDS: 9 Reasons Oakland Athletics Fans Have No Reason to Panic

    The Detroit Tigers took Game 1 of the 2012 ALDS, beating the Oakland Athletics 3-1. Though the team is down one game in a five-game series, there's no reason for worry—yet...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 1,539 reads 7 comments

  16. Oakland Athletics: Should Owner Lew Wolff Remove 3rd-Deck Tarps for Playoffs?

    Oakland Athletics co-owner Lew Wolff announced Oct. 5 he will not be removing the third-deck tarps for postseason home games, according to Carolyn Jones of SFGate .com ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 239 reads 2 comments

  17. Jerry Lawler: Should He Stay out of the Ring Even If His Doctor Clears Him?

    Thank goodness. Jerry Lawler has recovered enough from his on-air heart attack in mid-September to return to his home. "The King" is hoping to return to announcing—and possibly to the ring—in November...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 4,731 reads 45 comments

  18. WWE: Has It Come Time to End the Divas Division?

    Though WWE 's Divas division is treated as a joke by much of the WWE Universe, WWE officials must try revamping it. If they don't, or efforts at a restructure don't work, then some will call for it to be removed...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 12,848 reads 119 comments

  19. Oakland Athletics: Should Jarrod Parker Start 1-Game Wild Card Playoff?

    If the Oakland Athletics obtain a postseason berth as the Wild Card, Jarrod Parker should be the guy to pitch in a one-game playoff. He's the clear best option. If the A's stick to the order, it's Dan Straily...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 768 reads 3 comments

  20. Predicting the Full 2012 Postseason Roster for the Oakland A's

    Bob Melvin may preach one game at a time to a young team yet to officially clinch a playoff spot, but someone within the system should be preemptively planning the 25-man roster just in case ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 2,333 reads 11 comments

  21. WWE: Why CM Punk Is a Weak Champion

    The respect WWE champion CM Punk demands is not deserved for a weak champion who walks out on matches and loses more frequently than any champ in recent history. Punk claims he's the best in the world...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 16,428 reads 332 comments

  22. WWE: Kane and Daniel Bryan Are Only a Short-Term Fix for the Tag Team Division

    The duo of Kane and Daniel Bryan have certainly brought the spotlight to a tag team division barely staying afloat, but the pairing is nothing more than a band-aid on a wound that needs reconstructive surgery...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 4,560 reads 26 comments

  23. Analyzing the Impact of Brett Anderson's Injury on the Oakland A's Playoff Run

    Brett Anderson may just be one player on the Oakland Athletics roster, but his recent injury will prove to be the straw that breaks the camel's back. In this case, that camel is Oakland's playoff hopes...

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  24. Does Melky Cabrera's Noble Action Pave the Way for Return to the Giants in 2013?

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera asked to be removed from eligibility for the 2012 NL batting title on Wednesday, according to CSNBayArea.com ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 4,977 reads 23 comments

  25. Oakland A's: Grading Billy Beane's Moves in Creating Overachieving Squad

    Through six free agent signings, seven trades, two waiver wire pickups and one outright contract purchase, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane once again proved his wizardry ...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about almost 2 years ago 5,030 reads 22 comments