• Posts Tagged: MLB

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    Major League Baseball Needs to Stop Umpires From Embarrassing the Game

    by Ryan Isley A circus unexpectedly came to town in Pittsburgh on Tuesday night. Only instead of wearing makeup, goofy shoes and red fuzzy noses, the ...
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    The Baseball Injury Epidemic

    Injuries in sports have always been a big part of the game. No matter the sport, no matter if it is professional, amateur or recreational. No matter w...
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    You See a PED Cheat. I See a Gigantic Loophole.

    If you’re mad at individual players for using PEDs, you’re missing the point and misplacing your anger. Focus on the penalty, or lack thereof, not...
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    The Tribe is Creepin’ On Ah Come Up

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    Joe Nathan’s Blown Save a Big One at a Bad Time

    West Coast road trips are hard enough to endure during a baseball season. That’s without your veteran closer blowing a save by giving up a game winn...
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    Lonnie Baseball Finally Arrives

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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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    Royals Struggling to Stay .500

    Keeping a record above .500 has been like a teeter-totter for the Royals this season. It seems like in a blink of an eye, they’ll be one game or may...
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    Jose Fernandez Is the Latest Victim of the UCL Pandemic

    I don’t find it odd at all that the second greatest pitcher of his generation, Greg Maddux, never had Tommy John surgery, or any serious injury,...
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    MTAF Podcast #109: With Chris Barron Talking Donald Sterling and the Pittsburgh Pirates

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    “If You Ain’t Cheatin’, You Ain’t Tryin’!” More like, “Don’t Be Stupid, Because You’ll Get Caught!”

    There is an old sports adage that says, “If you ain’t cheatin’, you ain’t tryin’!” While this is used in many sports, it seems most approp...
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    Selig and MLB Strike Out With Michael Pineda Suspension

    by Ryan Isley If you ain’t cheating, you ain’t trying. New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda put this old saying to use, but also forgot that yo...
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    In praise of Dr. Smooth

    Here we are 22 games into a nascent 2014 MLB season and the Cleveland Indians sit at an even 11-11. The .500 record probably isn’t what we all h...
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    The 185 #12: … with John Poulter

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    ML – what would – B-: What If the ’81 Strike Never Happened?

    Hey baseball fans! Matt Nadel here of Baseball with Matt with another “what if” question: I’ve already discussed what would have happened if the...