The fault lies in their play, but you could also say the stars ……. Inasmuch as I love the game of baseball , I have to admit this might be one of the worst seasons on record in recent history. The AL East is barely recognizable and the level of play in what is said… Read More The fault lies in their play, but you could also say the stars …….
A little but of understanding … With the end of what can only be described as a truly disappointing postseason finale in the NFL ,where the Seattle Seahawks simply steamrolled their way to victory , with a thoroughly lopsided victory over the Denver Broncos . It is now being left to die-hard fans to adjudge… Read More A little bit of understanding ………
On the mound , but only briefly ………. With baseball’s postseason having come to a successful end , with the Boston Red claiming .their third World Series in the past ten seasons and the club’s eighth overall . The rest of this off-season, now becomes about the individual awards and today the first of those… Read More On the mound , but only briefly ……
We’ll start with the sublime and then move on to the ridiculous . Oh sorry we’re talking baseball , so it remains ridiculous By Tophatal , 2nd April , 2013 So yesterday , marked the official Opening Day as such , for the majority of teams within Major League Baseball . Many of those games… Read More We’ll start with the sublime and then move on to the ridiculous . Oh sorry we’re talking baseball , so it remains ridiculous
The pain , the joy and then the ineptitude …..
By Tophatal …
When all else fails, there has to be a sacrificial lamb , and nowhere does that seem to be more reflected than within the field of sports . A team is failing miserably , it is usually the manager who has to bear the burden of that blame , and that is even in light of these overpaid athletes simply not being held accountable for the ineptitude being shown on the field of play.
It’s Not Baseball If You’re Not Kicking An Opponents’ Ass By tophatal And so the mess in Boston continues, as the Boston Red Sox’s downward spiral into mediocrity goes on unabated . Much of this malaise simply comes from the fact that GM Ben Cherington and team President Larry Lucchino made a monumental blunder in… Read More It’s Not Baseball If You’re Not Kicking An Opponents’ Ass
An Ass By Another Means Or Name Is Still Simply An Ass , Come On Down Bobby Valentine …………. By tophatal It’s becoming increasingly clear that all is not well within the Boston Red Sox … organization . The ball-club celebrating the centennial of Fenway Park , in the team’s last two games have been… Read More An Ass By Another Means Or Name Is Still Simply An Ass , Come On Down Bobby Valentine ………….
Who’s To Blame And Who Not To Blame …. Better Yet What Do You Do After That ? I am delirious at present , having watched the excitement and suspense unfold last night in a number of games that closed out the baseball season. And as we are now all aware the Atlanta Braves and… Read More Who’s To Blame And Who Not To Blame …. Better Yet What Do You Do After That ?
Pick ’em At Your Peril ……… Well with the baseball season now climaxing in a schedule of games that may well impact the playoff scenario it is extremely hard to believe that after a 162 game schedule it all now comes down to this . The divisional winners are set but we have a quartet… Read More Pick ’em At Your Peril ……………..
Never Too Late To Apologize It’s All In How You Say It ……….. You can either choose to be part of the news or simply read about but in no way do you want to be seen to be creating worthless tidbits , simply to have to recant a statement . We tend to see… Read More Never Too Late To Apologize It’s All In How You Say It ………..
The Madness of King George ……………. Contrary to popular belief baseball’s hierarchy does not possess all of the answers to what ails the game . If anything Bud Selig , the league hierarchy , teams owners and the union have found a way to make the game itself somewhat of a laughing stock amongst the… Read More The Madness of King George …………..
They Say You Can’t Take It With You Or Ever Return Home ………… Week two of the NFL season is now upon us and there are one or two intriguing match-ups . That being said perhaps the game that may draw the greatest attention could very well be Michael Vicks’ return to Atlanta where his… Read More They Say You Can’t Take It With You Or Ever Return Home …………
PSA …… Warning …… Being A Fan of A Team In The AL East Can Cause Serious Damage To Your Health Well as the final month of the season steadily winds down it would appear that the Boston Red Sox somehow are finding numerous ways of simply derailing their ambitions of appearing in the postseason… Read More PSA …… Warning …… Being A Fan of A Team In The AL East Can Cause Serious Damage To Your Health
Thrill , Spills And Whatever Else Befalls The Game of Baseball Down The Stretch …… It’s now extremely hard what to make of the baseball season and how things seem to playing out . There now seems to be only one divisional race of real intrigue or interest . And that would appear to be… Read More Thrill , Spills And Whatever Else Befalls The Game of Baseball Down The Stretch ……
Tick Tock , Tick Tock , Time Is Now Moving Fast In Baseball …….. Well it’s that time of the year when the eyes of the sports’ world is now peering on baseball’s showcase event. The 2011 All Star Game is set for tonight with the AL taking on the NL with with it comes… Read More Tick Tock , Tick Tock , Time Is Now Moving Fast In Baseball ……..