Baseball

Relief Pitchers: Are They Worth It?

A week ago, Mark Melancon signed a four-year, $62 million deal with the San Francisco Giants. It seemed like a lot to pay a relief pitcher – until the New York Yankees signed Aroldis Chapman to a five…

The Night In Wrigleyville, Summed Up

A first-hand account of the celebration in Wrigleyville after the Chicago Cubs won the World Series.  I’m blessed enough to be a college student in the greater Chicagoland area in the most exciting ti…

Believeland: A Saga Continued

4 months ago to the day, the Cavaliers broke the 52-year championship drought that hung over the city of Cleveland. Today, the Indians have officially clinched a spot in the 2016 world series after be…

Why Big Papi Has to Retire

The man, the myth, the legend: David Ortiz. Where to begin? For basically a decade now, Big Papi has been one of the main faces of Boston sports, and in some moments, the hero that we all needed. I ca…

Hot Dogs And Baseball

I’m not a “Hot Dog Guy” by any means, but put me in a baseball stadium and that all changes. There something in the air within every ballpark of this great nation, all the way from l…