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    Colby Lewis Needs To Take a Deep Breath

    When I clicked on this article yesterday, I did so because I thought perhaps I had missed news of a near-no hitter on Saturday night.  Instead, what ...
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    I’m Sorry, Cleveland

    Let me start off by saying congratulations to the city of Cleveland.  As the MTAF staff has documented, Lebron James has come home, and all is well....
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    Will DFAing A.J. Pierzynski Turn the Red Sox Around?

    When I saw last Wednesday that the Boston Red Sox had DFAed A.J. Pierzynski, I was startled.  Eschewing the traditional Boston media does make life m...
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    You Want To Believe Stephen Drew Is An MLBer

    You can’t get it out of your blood, you’re stuck.  Even with Funzzle‘s “God Save Me (I’m a Red Sox Fan)” running ...
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    4th of July Reflections On My Pre-Season Picks

    An old baseball axiom states that whatever team was in first place on the 4th of July would win the pennant.  In fact, it’s such an old axiom t...
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    One Way David Ortiz Can Stay Out of Joe Torre’s Crosshairs

    Last Wednesday, David Ortiz had a slight disagreement with the official scorer at Fenway Park with regard to a ball he hit at Joe Mauer that the offic...
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    I Hope the Seattle Seahawks Let Marshawn Lynch “Retire”

    If I was Marshawn Lynch, I might find myself a life coach, stat.  I’d pay this life coach a considerable amount of money1 to teach me how to sh...
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    I Can’t Pass Up a Good PEDs Argument

    Last Friday, I once again took on PEDs cheats.  My target was current Baltimore Oriole Nelson Cruz, who is posting even more eye-popping numbers this...
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    Should Masahiro Tanaka Be Eligible for the A.L. Rookie of the Year?

    This question with regard to Masahiro Tanaka is not an original one by me, for certain.  Garry Brown of the The Republican posed the same question ab...
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    You See Nelson Cruz, 20+ HR Guy. I See a PED Cheat.

    In the 109 games that Nelson Cruz played for the Texas Rangers in 2013, he belted 27 HRs and drove in 76 runs.  He also had a fairly healthy .833 OPS...
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    David Price Is a Punk

    If nothing else, the game between the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night proved two things:  David Price is a whiny, pouty, contemptuo...
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    Two Historical Moments That Instant Replay Would Have Screwed Up

    When I talk about Instant Replay, I do my very best to look at it objectively.  I do, because I realize that I have a huge bias against it.  The rea...
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    Manny Ramirez Comes to Iowa

    It’s at times like these that I am glad that I am not a wealthy person, because if I was, I’d already have booked my flight to Des Moines,...
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    The Red Sox Signing of Stephen Drew Is Pathetic

    When it was announced on Tuesday that the Boston Red Sox had signed Stephen Drew to a pro-rated $14 million deal for the remainder of the 2014 season,...
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    MLB Quick Thoughts From The Babe to Mitch Williams

    The Babe, Knocked Out As much time in my life as I’ve spent reading about, watching film/video, or talking about the Babe, I’m always amaz...

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