Category Archives: Baseball

Sports Fans Please Donate

Any sports fans who are not feeling as sporty as usual, I have an alternative. Donate your tickets to https://www.vettix.org/. This is where you can put a smile on lots of faces. Veterans and their families can put those tickets … Continue reading

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Fox Sports $2 million blunder is not paying off

Colin Cowherd is not my favorite sports commentator, to say the absolute least on the subject. I was surprised by the click-bait title that he is 100% right. About anything. But I clicked on this : http://mlb.nbcsports.com/2015/10/02/colin-cowherd-is-100-right-about-something/ All I could … Continue reading

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Scholarship is not a truly free ride

Did you know that you pay taxes on scholarships? I didn’t. But this family does: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/getting-shot-at-nfl-could-mean-taking-out-a-loan-064043953.html Now if this guy got a job while on scholarship, he would likely be in violation of some rule or another. Someone from NCAA … Continue reading

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I wish I could hit a curve ball # 2

Mike Trout of the LA/Anaheim Angels has gotten some serious pay raises this year and into the future. 2009 ? (have not found the information yet) 2010 ? (have not found the information yet) 2011 ? (have not found the … Continue reading

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I wish I could hit a curve ball

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees is eligible to be paid 21 days for the 2014 season. He will make 2.9 million dollars. Seriously? He will not play one day, game, practice. None. And he will get 2.9 million … Continue reading

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American Football and Dumb ‘Merica

As the World nears 2014, there are a lot of bad decisions being made. Exactly what the frak are Baltimore, The Ravens, The NFL, the Orioles, MLB and many others thinking here? http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1609180-baltimore-ravens-vs-denver-broncos-reportedly-to-open-2013-nfl-season Baltimore has the chance [rare as it … Continue reading

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Quick Clarification

My blog posts are admittedly the ramblings of a highly function mad man. I am not in any way clinically mad but my thoughts are way out there. These posts are merely opinions. Things I am thinking about. Things that … Continue reading

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