Archive for February 23rd, 2012

Could the Los Angeles Angels Be the Philadelphia Eagles of Major League Baseball?

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

A decent season the year prior. A slew of big-name offseason acquisitions. A plethora of media hype. Could it be that the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are simply a "Dream Team" statement away from going down the same path as the Philadelphia Eagles? Angels manager Mike Scioscia hopes not, after ...

Mike Matheny on Cardinals mindset: “The thing that you should be concerned about is complacency. These guys aren’t taking anything for granted.”

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Mike Matheny has never held a managerial or coaching position in the majors. He hasn't even held a coaching position in the minors, yet he now finds himself replacing a legend as the St.Louis Cardinals new manager. The Cards feel like a completely different team from the one that went on ...

Hunter Pence on Ryan Howard: “I don’t want to get expectations up, but I am little shocked at how well he’s moving.”

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

There was an enormous amount of disappointment in Philadelphia after the Phillies were upset in Game 5 of the NLDS thanks to a masterful performance by Chris Carpenter of the St.Louis Cardinals. The expectations surrounding the team were World Series or bust thanks to the offseason acquisition of Cliff Lee ...

Mike D’Antoni: “We will figure this out and ‘Melo is going to be a big part of this”

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

The job facing Mike D’Antoni for the remainder of the season is not an easy one.  Thanks to Jeremy Lin’s magical run over the last couple of weeks, the Knicks suddenly have heightened expectations. It just so happens that Lin’s rise to prominence was going on all the while Carmelo ...

Clay Buchholz Is Back and Feeling Good for the Red Sox

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

For Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz, 2011 was a season to forget. Coming off a breakout campaign in 2010, the young righty looked poised and ready to take the next step in Beantown. It looked like he was going to help solidify the Red Sox starting rotation and make ...