Happy Anniversary To ‘Moneyball’!

10 Degrees: How ‘Moneyball’ caused the largest changes to baseball since integration Jeff Passan MLB columnist Yahoo SportsJun 17, 2018, 10:06 PM “Moneyball” arrived in bookstores 15 years ago today, and it set into motion the most significant changes in baseball since Jackie Robinson integrated the game in 1947. Everything in Major League Baseball, from… Continue reading Happy Anniversary To ‘Moneyball’!

Monday Morsels

— Politics aside, how in the world does Keith Olberman get a job with ESPN announcing MLB games?  His vile and vulgar posts through various digital media outlets are  legendary Youtube fodder.  He’s unbalanced. — From Travis Sawchik, MLB attendance is down 200,000 or more compared to this point last season in Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Detroit, Toronto… Continue reading Monday Morsels

The NHL And Its Brain Problem (Pun Intended)

How the NHL doesn’t completely outlaw fighting is beyond me.  Let’s hope MLB gets a wakeup call soon as well with regard to the senseless headhunting. Ex-enforcer Daniel Carcillo slams NHL over brain injuries MATT ROSENBERG | Thursday, June 14, 2018, 10:54 a.m. Daniel Carcillo knew he wasn’t himself. And he’s being treated now because of it. In a… Continue reading The NHL And Its Brain Problem (Pun Intended)