Piniella Throws One Final Tantrum

This post originally from http://www.venuing.com/voices Yesterday Lou Piniella announced that he will be retiring at the end of the season. The angriest man in baseball will finally walk away from the game, dirt kicking, base throwing and all. He will depart with three championship rings from his managerial days — during which time he headed … Continue reading

Favre Watch 2010: Longwell Speculation

Vikings quarterback Brett Favre has called in a favor from his long time friend, kicker Ryan Longwell, to heighten the drama of his imminent decision. Longwell has stated that he believes there is a fair chance Favre could actually retire, and puts the chances of him returning to him retiring squarely at 50-50. This is … Continue reading

Griffey Goes on His Own Terms

Ken Griffey Jr. has retired. Griffey was one of the best in the game, despite having an injury laden career. Many speculate on what could have been had he stayed healthy, but either way Griffey was respected as a great hitter…when he made it to the plate. Of note, his avoidance of steroid usage during … Continue reading