Giving CC Sabathia the Credit He Deserves

The Yankees aren’t having the year they’d like to have. I could go into great detail about the decline of Alex Rodriguez (and the satisfaction I take in that), the implosion of Michael Pineda, or just blame it all on Father Time. Instead I’d like to bring up a positive note, and talk about the…

Not the Yankees and Cardinals?

A Look at Some New Powerhouse Teams As a Phillies fan, I have very little to be excited about in this upcoming World Series. The very small level of satisfaction that I could get out of this is if (I’m almost sorry to say it) the Mets lose, badly. Even more, the majority of good…

Takeout Slides and Bat Flips

The MLB Playoffs are an intense time of year. They provide a jolt of excitement during the transition from Baseball to Football, Summer to Fall, and create a great deal of drama. Chase Utley, a borderline Hall of Fame second basemen, respected around the league by coaches and players alike, became a villain just days ago.…