Girlfriend Questions: Why Use Acronyms and Abbreviations First?

It’s finally happened folks; my girlfriend is asking the sports writing questions. No, it’s not about how LeBron James can increase his PPG for next season, or how Mike Trout’s WAR stat should be better. And this definitely isn’t how QB Tom Brady makes the news without doing much in the offseason. Notice the pattern … Continue reading Girlfriend Questions: Why Use Acronyms and Abbreviations First?

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Girlfriend Questions: How do you fill out a Baseball Scorecard?

My latest adventure with my girlfriend took us to Chase Field on Memorial Day, where the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the Cincinnati Reds by a score of 12-5.  While the game turned out to be less than exciting, it was a great time to learn about the baseball scorecard. However, it wasn’t my idea. That would … Continue reading Girlfriend Questions: How do you fill out a Baseball Scorecard?

Shohei Ohtani vs. Gleyber Torres: Battle for the American League Rookie of the Year

What a time to be watching some Major League Baseball! We have great young players making their mark on America’s Pastime. The standings are in flux in nearly every division. And we have an early race for the American League Rookie of the Year. It’s only fitting that clash comes between two heavily-hyped phenoms: the Los … Continue reading Shohei Ohtani vs. Gleyber Torres: Battle for the American League Rookie of the Year

Yankee Stadium: Visiting an Old Friend

Hello sports fans! I’m back on the Update bringing new content for you. The first thing to address is where I’ve been for the past week. Simple: I was in New York City. With that being said, you knew I had to go to the cathedral of baseball: Yankee Stadium. I took my girlfriend to … Continue reading Yankee Stadium: Visiting an Old Friend

Shohei Ohtani: Opportunity Knocks

Shohei Ohtani is one of a kind.  The 23-year-old right-handed pitcher from Japan signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to play in the majors. Ohtani was part of the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters for five years in Nippon Professional Baseball’s Pacific League before joining the Angels.  When you read the intro, it really isn’t … Continue reading Shohei Ohtani: Opportunity Knocks

Baseball: My First Love

Isn’t it great that baseball is returning for the 2018 campaign? Spring Training is in high gear for Major League Baseball. New faces are getting used to new teams, and fans are flocking over to get a better view at their ball clubs. Granted, there are still a few free agents on the market. However, … Continue reading Baseball: My First Love

Open Letter: The MLB Free Agency Dilemma

Dear baseball fans, What’s your favorite moment of this baseball offseason? Was it when the Houston Astros traded to get Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole? How about when the New York Yankees brought a National League MVP to play for them in the form of Giancarlo Stanton? Maybe it was when pitcher and outfielder … Continue reading Open Letter: The MLB Free Agency Dilemma