MLB Spring Training: Yankees vs. Phillies

The New York Yankees square off with the Philadelphia Phillies in today’s Grapefruit League action in Clearwater, Florida. Record the game below. [xfinity-record-button id=”8398796477764808112″ program_type=”episode”] New York is currently 1-2, having dropped its past two exhibition games to the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles. Sitting last in the Grapefruit League, Philadelphia is still playing for […]

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Yankees’ Teixeira Admits to Being Overpaid

Major League Baseball fans may think that the Yankees are overpaying for first baseman Mark Teixeira. The 32-year old slugger couldn’t agree more. In an interview with “The Wall Street Journal,” Teixeira admitted that he is being overpaid with the eight-year, $180 million contract he signed in 2009. Teixeira confessed, “I have no problem with anybody in […]

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The List of 2011 Best-Paid Athletes In Sports Offers Some Great Surprises

ESPN recently released a list of the top paid athletes in 31 sports. The earnings represent salaries and/or prize money from 2011 or most recent season; excludes endorsements, appearance fees, sponsorships and other income sources. After perusing the list, we found some surprises which left us scratching our head. Of course, the list featured many […]

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2012 MLB Predictions

It’s that time of year again. Prognostication is perilous, but our intrepid “experts” are swinging for the fences. See our picks for the 2012 MLB season below: Lee Russakoff NL Division Winners: Phillies, Reds, Giants NL Wild Card: Braves over Nationals NLDS: Phillies over Braves, Reds over Giants NLCS: Reds over Phillies AL Division Winners: […]

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Pujols Says He’s Against ‘El Hombre’ Signs

When the Angels signed away Albert Pujols from the Cardinals at the price of $250 million over 10 years this past December, it was clear the franchise was seeking a new face in Anaheim. ‘Fans will pay to see ‘The Machine’ crush the stitching off baseballs,’ Angels’ brass most likely thought. ‘It’s good business and […]

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