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2012

How to be Awesome at Baseball. Part 1.

I do baseball lessons in my down time. It’s what you do when you’re a former baseball player and you’re bored, and you’re tired of watching kids do it wrong. I see a bad delivery on a kid and it irritates me like crooked picture frame. Working with young baseball padawans also...
09
APR
2012

Ozzie Guillen and Fidel Castro

Ken Rosenthal recently wrote a very even-handed piece over on Fox Sports about Ozzie Guillen’s comments regarding Fidel Castro. Rosenthal’s piece ultimately called for the Marlins to suspend Guillen as a way setting a precedent that such unedited comments—which Ozzie is renowned...
07
APR
2012

The Weekly Advice Column

(Here is my latest advice to a college kid going through a rough patch. Hope it helps anyone else going through rough time as well. Names have been changed to protect the innocent.)   Hey Dirk, My name is Harry Doyle, I am a Freshman Pitcher for the Mel’s Barber College. I...
06
APR
2012

Jays/Indians Home Opener

Here are a few observations I took from yesterday’s Jays/Indians marathon opener. There is always a lot of speculation around the beginning of the year. Fans tend to look at the opening day game results and extract some kind of foreshadowing from it, as if it will set the...