Matt Holliday Placed on 15-Day DL

Matt Holliday Placed on 15-Day DL

The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that Matt Holliday has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. The move is retroactive to July 12th, so he is eligible to come back as early as the 27th. He strained his hamstring just before the All-Star break, and while he is probably available to pinch hit, the […]

Derek Jeter is Mr. Glass

Derek Jeter is Mr. Glass

  Well, it is official: Derek Jeter is a Faberge Egg. He has already been declared a National Treasure. He has all but had his profile carved on Mt. Rushmore. But, today, he became a precious, fragile ornament that has been handled way too much and needs to be put away for safekeeping and only […]

A Sport or Not a Sport: One Author’s Take on the Time-Honored Question

A Sport or Not a Sport:  One Author’s Take on the Time-Honored Question

  Ah, summertime.  A time when American youth have been home for a couple weeks and parents are already sick and tired of them.  It’s at this point where parents, suddenly realizing how valuable their son’s and daughter’s teachers are for putting up with their offspring for 180 days a year, decide to send away […]