1. Look on the Bright Side...at Least You're Not a White Sox Fan

    I have nothing against the White Sox. I’ve been to that new stadium of theirs, and it was really nice. Carlos Quentin played on my fantasy team last year and was great until he broke his own hand...

    Strike Three Written by Strike Three about over 5 years ago 182 reads 1 comments

  2. Brian McCann Suspended 50 Games for Using Performance Enhancing Device (Humor)

    MLB is reporting that Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann has been suspended 50 games for violation of the Joint Commission Policy on the Use of performing enhancing devices...

    Strike Three Written by Strike Three about over 5 years ago 1,821 reads 7 comments

  3. What Keeps Ned Colletti and Joe Torre Up at Night?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are in first place in the NL West and enjoy the best record in baseball. So all is well in L.A., right? Hardly! Like any major league team, the Dodgers have a list of issues, problems, and contingencies to fix and plan for...

    Strike Three Written by Strike Three about over 5 years ago 280 reads 3 comments

  4. Calling a Spade a Spade: Steroids Are Addictive Drugs

    With so many stories floating around the sports world about steroid use, it seems almost impossible that any aspect of the story is not being over-covered and over-blown. We read about how steroids are ruining the records books...

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  5. Mannywood: Coming This Summer to a Ballpark Near You

    From the very beginning, Manny Ramirez and Hollywood were a match made in heaven. L.A. needed a star, and Manny needed a stage. Manny performed, and L.A. was in love. He re-energized Chavez Ravine...

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  6. Bring Back the Dead Ball Era!

    Admit it, baseball fans. We loved the long ball. We turned out for games in record numbers, packing the baseball cathedrals built on bad credit, strong-arm tactics, and our hard-earned tax dollars...

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  7. Riders on the Storm: Pitchers Who Dominated the Steroid Era

    When historians look back at the Steroid Era, they will undoubtedly focus on the spike in offensive production. Whether you look at home runs, slugging percentage, or runs scored, the game of ...

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  8. Tim Lincecum: One Cy Young Down, Seven More To Come

    Spring training is a great time for making predictions. So here is a bold one: Tim Lincecum will win eight Cy Young awards. That will give him one more than Roger Clemens, who currently holds the record for the most awards won...

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  9. How the NL West Will Be Won: Five Key Factors

    The NL West is not the strongest division in baseball. And while anything can happen, it figures to be a two-team race between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants...

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  10. David Price and Clayton Kershaw: Two for the Ages

    David Price gets all the hype. He is on everyone’s list of top prospects and players to watch. From ESPN to Baseball America to the Bleacher Report, David Price is being pegged ...

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  11. Manny Ramirez: Sign Him On Your Own Terms

    The Dodgers may sign Manny Ramirez. The Dodgers may not sign Manny Ramirez. As a Dodger fan, and as a baseball fan, I am good either way. The impact Manny had on the Dodger last year is indisputable and well documented...

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  12. Michael Phelps: Let the Numbers Tell the Story

    Michael Phelps has put up some remarkable numbers. He has won 16 gold medals,eight of which he claimed during his unforgettable performance at the 2008 Beijing games. Phelps also holds 32 world records...

    Strike Three Written by Strike Three about over 5 years ago 54 reads 0 comments