1. Cleveland Indians Woes: Tribe Still Can't Hit After 55 Games

    Could there be anything more frustrating than watching the Indians try to hit with runners on base? They remind me of small children flailing haplessly at piñatas. Whiff, whiff, whiff...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 525 reads 11 comments

  2. Cleveland Indians: Ex-Tribe Players Lighting Up the Rest of MLB

    It seems like every time I've turned on SportsCenter over the past few weeks, all I've seen are highlights of Ryan Church of the Mets and Ryan Ludwick of the Cardinals, either coming up with key hits at the plate or making great plays in the outfield...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,504 reads 9 comments

  3. Cleveland Cavaliers: What's Next, Part II

    All right Cavs fans, as we all know, this team has had great success the past few years only to fall short in the playoffs...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 744 reads 2 comments

  4. Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James: What's Next?

    The Cavs have had a great string of success the past three seasons. One NBA Finals appearance and two conference semifinal runs both went a full seven games...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 699 reads 5 comments

  5. Cavaliers-Celtics: after Entertaining Game 7 Boston Heads to Conference Finals

    That was fun, it really was. Two great players going at it head-to-head. Tough, physical, scrappy play. It was everything you could ask for in a Game 7. Well, everything except for the Cavs winning, that is...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 792 reads 3 comments

  6. Please Come to Boston: Cavaliers Knock Off Celtics in Game 6

    Well, basketball fans, if you’re surprised that the Cavs won Game 6, or rather that the Celtics dropped yet ANOTHER one on the road, you should probably stop reading this right ...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 633 reads 1 comments

  7. Cleveland Sports "Heroes": My Love for the Underdogs

    After reading about Jody Gerut and reminiscing about him and other former Indians, I wanted to devote a column to some of my favorite, lesser-known athletes that have played for the Browns, Cavs and Indians over the years...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,006 reads 7 comments

  8. Ohio State Football in 2008: Third Time the Charm for Buckeyes in BCS Game?

    Looking to erase the stigma of two national title game failures is first and foremost on the minds of the Buckeyes this season. Even with a combined record of 33-5 the past three years, Ohio State has faced national ridicule...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 3,959 reads 5 comments

  9. Cavaliers-Celtics: Miscues Doom Cleveland in Game Five Loss

    It was midway through the second quarter of Game Five when I came to an abrupt realization: I was feeling extremely calm, collected, and—most of all—confident. Confident as the Cavs defense continued to smother the Celtics...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 429 reads 5 comments

  10. Cavaliers-Celtics: LeBron James, Cleveland Slam Boston in Game Four

    WHOOOOOOOO!!!Sorry, I’m still screaming after LeBron’s throwdown in the face of KG, the face of the Celtics defense, the face of the 66-win franchise, that knotted up this best-of-seven series at two apiece...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 1,359 reads 3 comments

  11. Cavaliers-Celtics: Who Wants a Road Win?

    There is an interesting phenomenon in sports that is shining clearly in the NBA playoffs.It’s called “Playing like absolute garbage on the road...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 652 reads 2 comments

  12. Cavaliers-Celtics: Cleveland's Offense Caves in Boston

    Things I Don’t Understand:1. How a basketball team can score 24 points in one quarter and 27 in the next two.2. How a problem that’s existed for three years – a languid, stagnant offense – continues to hamper a team...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 951 reads 6 comments

  13. Just Give the Cy Young Award to Cliff Lee!!!

    OK, Cliff Lee, I get the point – you’ve earned your way back in my good graces.I’m sorry for devoting no fewer than three columns to you last July as you incessantly struggled - a 6...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 492 reads 3 comments

  14. Celtics Beat Cavs in Ugliest Game in NBA Playoff History

    I used to work at a basketball tournament here in Solon. Boys and girls of all ages played, and I remember after watching one particular girls game – I think they were nine and ...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 668 reads 3 comments

  15. Cleveland Sports: Tribe Tries to Shake it Up, Cavs Await Celtics In Second Round

    OK Cleveland sports fans, lots on my mind today. Let’s start with the Tribe, whom I haven’t had the opportunity to watch as much this year as I have in the past. I did catch most of today’s game and, well, yikes...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 472 reads 0 comments

  16. Wally's World Lives as Cavs Blow Past Wizards in Game 6

    It just takes one perimeter player to help LeBron. If someone on the outside can get going, the Cavs are tough to beat.When two other players for the Cavs are connecting, forget it – this team can be something special...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 493 reads 2 comments

  17. Game 5 Running Diary, Cavs-Wizards: Second Half

    Here's part two of the running diary. For the first part, click here.THIRD QUARTER7:22 – Oh my God, the Indians are up 1-0 in the first. Offensive explosion! Look out!7:29 – Looks like I missed a leadoff homer from Grady...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 376 reads 0 comments

  18. Game 5 Running Diary, Cavs-Wizards: First Half

    Well Cavs fans, if you want to re-live the misery that was Game 5, feel free to check out my running diary of the game below...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 359 reads 0 comments

  19. It's My Fault: Indians Drop Series Finale Against Yankees

    I am easily one of the most superstitious people alive, and it’s gotten to the point that I have to write another column about it...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 362 reads 1 comments

  20. Cavaliers-Wizard: Delonte Delivers As Cleveland Wins Game 4

    Cavs fans, meet Delonte West: our new “corner” 3-point assassin who has, for one game at least, taken the role of the departed Donyell Marshall...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 683 reads 4 comments

  21. Did They Know They Were Playing?: Cavs, LeBron Lay Egg in D.C.

    I knew that the Cavs would be in for a long game last night after their first offensive possession, when LeBron jacked up a contested 18-foot jumper from the corner...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 575 reads 6 comments

  22. NFL Draft Challenge: The Name Game

    There was a time in high school when my friend Brian and I were fairly obsessed with NFL Mock Drafts. We spent many an April day in the computer labs studying players and positions, anticipating what team would select who come draft day...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 898 reads 0 comments

  23. Complete Cavs Effort Crushes Wizards in Game Two

    Ben Wallace scored eight points. Dwayne Jones scored two points. D-Leaguer Billy Thomas scored three points. And that LeBron guy nearly added a triple-double as the Cavs rolled to a 116-86 victory over the Wizards in game two...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 191 reads 2 comments

  24. Daniel "Boobie" Gibson a Big Hit to Lift Cavs Past Wizards in Game One

    LeBron James was clearly the star throughout the first game between the Wizards and Cavs, but Daniel Gibson rescued the Cavs in a big way...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 715 reads 1 comments

  25. Cavaliers-Wizards: NBA Playoffs First-Round Preview

    Is it playoff time again?It’s a weird feeling for me as a Cavs fan because the last two seasons, I’ve basically expected them to make the playoffs and knew that the regular season was meaningless...

    Scott Miles Written by Scott Miles about over 6 years ago 637 reads 0 comments