2017 MLB Predictions – Update!

Alright folks, it’s the All Star break so it’s time to check in on my predictions.  Let’s get started…   Prediction #1 – Munenori Kawasaki to have a better year than Adam Rosales Since no Major League team wanted to sign Kawasaki, he returned to Japan and promptly suited up for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks. …

5 Ways to Make Baseball Exciting Again

Lately, the speed of baseball games has dominated conversation. From Commissioner Manfred to Joe Barstool, everybody has an opinion on how long it seems to take to complete 9 innings of ball and what should be done to remedy the situation.  Often times, the slowness of a game was primarily due to players stepping out…

2017 MLB Predictions

The 2017 Major League Baseball season is fast approaching and I have again decided to go out on several limbs and release my annual predictions. Last year I went 2 for 6 so hopefully I can up my game and improve on those numbers.   Prediction #1: Munenori Kawasaki to have a better year than…

2016 MLB Predictions – RECAP

A few months ago I posted some predictions for the 2016 Major League season.  I had previously made these predictions to my buddy Steve and later found time to expand on them.  They were: Maikel Franco to hit 30+ home runs. Jason Hammel to win 15+ games and have a solid, but unnoticeable season. Giancarlo…

The Sultans of Swipe

Ask any Bostonian to tell you the single greatest moment in Red Sox history and you’re almost certain to hear about Dave Roberts’ stolen base in game four of the 2004 ALCS (I did and my buddy “Boston Steve” immediately cited Roberts’ larceny as his #1 Red Sox moment). After working a lead-off walk, Kevin…