Ortiz Decides Hermida Should Get A Chance

This past Tuesday, David Ortiz decided that it was time for someone else to have a little bit of the heroic limelight. With the bases loaded and no outs, he gallantly sacrificed one of his own at-bats to ground into a double play, a move he must have calculated to build further drama. All seemed … Continue reading

Yankees Sending Mixed Signals

Over the weekend the Yankees dropped their first series of the year to the Angels. I don’t think this is really anything to get worried about, given that the team is still only 1.5 games back to the Rays and that it’s still early in the season, but the New York media being what it … Continue reading

Joe Mauer – Stay Where You Are, a 3-some of Aces & Random & AL notes

Its like the drinking game asshole where you have to give up your best cards to the President and Vice President. The Red Sox and Phillies are the Prez and Vice and the Mets and Angles are the asshole. They have to wear silly hats and get John Henry beer. The Sox and Phills can also make up rules… either this analogy has legs and I’m a genius or I just drink too much.

More from LA; Phillies, Red Sox screw Angels reax – AP Reports

[[Story from AP newswire]]   Los Angeles, CA: 12/15/2009 Newswire services reported that in a whirlwind of moves yesterday, that the Southern California American League baseball representative, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, were stripped of their pitching ace when the Boston Red Sox, led by the clever tactician, GM Theo Epstein, stole John Lackey … Continue reading

Phillies, Red Sox collude to Screw LA Angels – AP Reports

[[Story: From the AP news wire.]] Philadelphia, PA: 12/14/2009 – A year from now, upon the conclusion of another heartbreaking campaign, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim of Orange County, California baseball fans may well look back on this day and ask whether or not their season was lost today, some four months before opening day. A … Continue reading

Making Sense: part 2; John Lackey to Sox?

    John Lackey, as Fox Sports and the Boston Globe reports (a reputable source for sports as any, cough cough Boston Herald) is undergoing a physical for Red Sox MGMT.  This – to paraphrase virtually every other sports news source that doesn’t break from sports talk to give you a video of Kermit the … Continue reading