You’re Up, Red Sox

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Over the past few weeks, we've seen some monster contracts in baseball, from Bryce Harper's monster deal with the Phillies, to Mike Trouts even bigger contract extension with the Angels. Now it's time for the Red Sox to put up or shut up, or they could be without a generational talent in two years. The …

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An Embarrassment to the League

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The NBA is a players league, the NFL is starting to realize that they're going to have to become the same...but Major League Baseball is going the opposite way, and it's pretty embarrassing to see. In recent history we have seen players signed by MLB franchises for ungodly amounts of money, and yes, it's pretty …

Necessary Change

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I've said it for years and have heard the same response every time, but the inevitable might finally be here. Major League Baseball is discussing the implementation of the Universal DH and it's about time they did. Deep breaths purists...your typical responses haven't swayed me yet and they won't sway me now. Nobody cheers a …

ITMOD: October Rules

The glorious month of October is upon us and as a sports fan, there really isn't a dull moment.  NFL and College Football seasons are in full swing, the NBA and NHL have returned and...most importantly, playoff baseball. As a baseball-first guy, I'm obviously most interested in the MLB Postseason, but that doesn't mean I'm …