1. 2008 MLB Preview: Florida Marlins

    Manager: Fredi GonzalezArrivals: IF/OF Jorge Cantu, 3B Jose Castillo, RP Tim Corcoran, OF Luis Gonzalez, SP Mark Hendrickson, OF Cameron Maybin, SP Andrew Miller, C Mike Rabelo, and a new ballparkDepartures: ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,491 reads 4 comments

  2. 2008 MLB Preview: Atlanta Braves

    Manager: Bobby CoxArrivals: OF Josh Anderson, SP Tom Glavine, IF Omar Infante, SP Jair Jurrjens, OF Mark Kotsay, C Javy Lopez, RP Will OhmanDepartures: SP Lance Cormier, P Joey Devine, RP Octavio ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,306 reads 4 comments

  3. 2008 MLB Preview: New York Mets

    Manager: Willie RandolphArrivals: OF Ryan Church, OF Angel Pagan, SP Johan Santana, C Brian Schneider, RP Matt WiseDepartures: 1B Jeff Conine*, C Johnny Estrada, SP Tom Glavine, CF Chris Gomez, ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,499 reads 4 comments

  4. 2008 MLB Preview: Philadelphia Phillies

    It's that time of year again.Time to brush off the gloves, shine up the cleats, and head on down to Arizona or Florida to begin Spring Training...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,328 reads 8 comments

  5. Twins Get Shafted in Johan Santana Deal

    In Johan Santana, the Minnesota Twins had the best pitcher in all of baseball. Period. Santana won the AL Cy Young in 2004 and 2006 and has never seen his ERA climb above 3.50 in a year in which he has thrown more than 100 innings...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,142 reads 11 comments

  6. Three Reasons to Watch the Super Bowl for Those West of the Hudson

    I'm having trouble coming up with reasons to watch this year's Super Bowl. Maybe it's because I'm a Bears fan and wanted to commit hari-kari after Rex Grossman couldn't tell his ass from a hole in the ground in last year's embarrasing loss to the Colts...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,081 reads 4 comments

  7. Beyond 300 Wins: Rethinking Pitchers' HOF Credentials

    Of all of America’s professional sports, Major League Baseball has changed the most since its inception.With every new decade came a new trend—from the Live Ball Era beginning in ...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,646 reads 7 comments

  8. Fixing the Chicago White Sox

    I could have stayed in Chicago, but instead I'm living in a city with winning sports teams:Columbia, Missouri.What?!Yes, I'm sitting here at the University of Missouri, watching our football team steadily move up to No...

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  9. With Rex Grossman Back, the Chicago Bears Are Fun Again

    This has been a bad year for Chicago sports.Watching the Bulls has been about as fun as watching your dog get hit by a bus...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about over 6 years ago 1,604 reads 6 comments

  10. Bears QB Crisis: Why Rex Grossman Should Keep His Job

    In no way, shape, or form is this article written in support of Rex Grossman. With his performance in the Bears' first three games, Grossman has proven that he isn't the answer in Chicago. But you know what?Neither is Brian Griese or Kyle Orton...

    JJ S Written by JJ S about almost 7 years ago 1,711 reads 7 comments