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Twins GM Bill Smith Sucks

August 18, 2011


For the past couple blog posts I have been extremely harsh on Twins GM Bill Smith without once ever fully explaining why I have such a negative outlook on the Jabba the Hut of baseball General Managers (He slightly resembles the fat lard). However that will change now as I go every major transaction Smith […]

Weekend Roundup August 12th – August 14th

August 16, 2011


– I am at college as I speak, err I mean, as I type. Actually I am doing this in my dorm room. Anyway I am at Ball State… speaking of which… – Lets start talkin’ and chirpin’ about some Cardinal Football! I don’t know that much about’em, I have never ever seen them play […]

Quit the Joe Mauer hatin’

August 12, 2011


As I read Jim Souhan’s column on August 10th I was mightily impressed he included evidence and stats. Everyone needs to start sometime, even a nationally syndicated columnist, right? That said, as usual, I still had my issues with it and the piece’s anti Joe Mauer message – calling the reasoning behind the excessive signing of […]

Weekend Roundup: August 5th – August 7th

August 8, 2011


– Over the weekend Michael Beasley put his hand in the face of a heckler and then smeared it in the person’s face while he was playing some street ball in NYC. And then people became outraged saying it was a horrible act. Give me break. It is not like he went all Ron Artest […]

Weekend Roundup: July 22nd – July 24th

July 25, 2011


-Congrats to Bert Blyleven on being inducted into the hall of fame. He certainly deserves it. While there are many that points towards Bert being the first hall of fame inductee to benefit significantly from Sabermetrics, and while that is in fact true, I also wonder how much he benefited from the steroids era. When […]

Pondering Gardenhire’s fruit basket heading

July 22, 2011


With news that the Minnesota State Budget situation has been solved, the heading at the top of the site needs to be changed. So with that said, I will be changing the current heading: Struggling to get page views like a modern day Blacksmith trying to get clients or like the State of Minnesota trying […]

Weekend Roundup: July 15th – July 17th

July 18, 2011


I was very angry that the US Women lost the in the World Cup Finals to Japan in the worst way possible – PKs. That said,  I was not angry with players. I mean how could you be angry at a face like Alex Morgan’s?  -I was genuinely angry that the US Women’s soccer team […]