Monthly Archives: May 2017

Toledo Mud Hens take tribute uniform to next level

The Beatles once famously played Shea Stadium — home to the Mets in 1965 — in one of the most memorable concerts ever performed in the United States. Fifth Third Field wasn’t part of that tour, but the Fab Four will be honored in uniquely American fashion next month at the home of the Triple-A […]

If you hit a ground ball, it’s an out.

Carlos Santana Mens Jersey No one wants or needs to see that weak contact poppycock. You want to win? Put the ball in the air, and out of the park. Hit a ground ball, and you’re out. This is a big-boy game. Loved watching McGriff play. In a strange way, he’s a victim of the […]

How important was Fowler?

Let’s look at Thursday’s action, the catalyst for this little rant. Mens Chase Budinger Jersey In the day’s 11 games, nine starting pitchers lasted at least six full innings and allowed zero or one runs (Sale, Marco Estrada, Ervin Santana, Lance McCullers, Wade Miley, Scott Feldman, Danny Duffy, Andrew Cashner and Clayton Richard). They combined […]

NFL Draft 2017: Cowboys get defensive help in Michigan pass rusher Taco Charlton

It wasn’t Tuesday, but the Cowboys still got a Taco. The Cowboys selected Michigan defensive end Taco Charlton with the 28th overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. According to the report, an unidentified source confirmed Gregory was tested Feb. 21 and informed March 2 he had tested positive for marijuana. He’s already banned for […]

Cubs tab Jon Lester over Jake Arrieta as opening-day starter

It’s a difficult choice any manager would love to have — which ace pitcher to start on opening day. Womens Latavius Murray Jersey Joe Maddon said Thursday the defending World Series champion Cubs will go with Jon Lester, last season’s National League Cy Young runner-up, when they open the regular season against the Cardinals on […]

The Raiders ended the speculation earlier than anyone believed

The Jags have not been declared Offseason Super Bowl champs yet, but they’ve come close a few times. It’s one thing to not live up to that, but it’s exponentially worse when a team goes backwards. The window is still open for the Jaguars. It’s not slamming shut on Bortles yet, and definitely not on […]

NFL Draft 2017: Forget the Titans, Adoree’ Jackson is excited to be in Madden

Adoree’ Jackson’s lifelong dream became a reality Thursday night: He’s going to be a video game star in Madden. The Bengals selected Mixon Friday with the 48th overall pick in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Mixon was suspended for the entire 2014 season after punching a woman in July of 2014. Video […]

NHL playoff scores 2017: Goaltending was optional in wild Western Conference opening night

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that Pekka Rinne and Jake Allen both stole the show in their respective round one series. Unfortunately for fans of both the Predators and Blues, it seems as if that won’t be the case in round two of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Is it just a switch they can flip? […]

Raptors vs. Cavaliers 2017 live stream: Start time, TV schedule, and how to watch Game 1 online

Kids Larry Andersen Jersey Does anyone doubt the Cleveland Cavaliers this year? Probably, since the Cavaliers exist as an exercise of doubt. It’s like Cleveland wants to test our confidence in them time and time again. But after falling down 3-1 in the NBA Finals and coming back from that, even after this year’s bizarre, […]

Utah Jazz help a blind 7-year-old fan watch a game for the first time

The Jazz are testing new technology that would allow vision-impaired fans to better see their games at Vivint Smart Home Arena. One of their first fans to do so is a boy named Landon Carter. Carter, 7, is legally blind, so he has sight, but his vision is extremely blurry. According to KUTV, he was […]