Tuesdays with Smitty: The All-Star Edition

Tuesdays with Smitty is back with an All-Star Edition. As I am typing, the 79th All-Star game under way and over the last couple of days I have been listening to the argument about whether the All-Star game should meaning anything. Translation – Should the All-Star game determine home field advantage for the World Series? […]

Performance of the Week (POTW) 7/7-7/13

Max Ramirez grabs my POTW for the week. The Texas Ranger catcher pulled off an unconventional double play. After getting plowed at home for one out, Max threw a runner out at third from his knees. If you haven’t seen it, check out the video: [youtube=https://youtube.com/watch?v=Orq-qhpWWDc] Who gets your POTW?

Performance of the Week (POTW) 6/30-7/6

It took five sets and over four hours, but Rafael Nadal ended Roger Federer’s reign at Wimbledon. Up until now Nadal has been known as the king of the clay courts. Now he looks good on grass and gets my POTW. Who gets your POTW?

Saturday is in the cards (7/5)

Continuing with our third installment of a look at those pieces of cardboard. Today’s theme is the hair. Jose Cardenal gets us started with a modest do. What would a post dedicated to hair be without some Oscar Gamble: Oscar up close: Bake always had it workin’: Is that a helmet on Unseld’s head? So […]

Rebounds & Put backs (7/2)

Sit back and let Casey be your guide. Find yourself an article or two of your fancy. Don’t forget to tell ‘em who sent ya. NY Times: 1968: A Different Era, a lower E.R.A BRibas: Strange Connections Sox and Dawgs: Paw Sox & Sea Dogs Well Represented at Respective All-Star Games Sox and Pinstripes: Joba […]