13 July 2012

2012 MLB on FOX Announcers & Distribution: July 14th

We are now in the second half of the 2012 MLB season and a sextet of contenders will be featured on FOX Saturday Baseball this weekend. The primary game features the New York Mets and the Atlanta Braves while others will either get the St. Louis Cardinals taking on the Cincinnati Reds and the Detroit Tigers taking on the Baltimore Orioles.

12 July 2012

Sorry Kobe, the Dream Team would have crushed the 2012 USA Basketball team

Kobe Bryant made some news the other day for suggesting that the 2012 USA Men's Basketball team would have "pulled it out" in a hypothetical match with the legendary 1992 USA team, commonly known as the Dream Team. And he is absolutely out of his mind.

09 July 2012

Kansas City really hated Robinson Cano at the Home Run Derby

It is safe to say the crowd at Kauffman Stadium this evening for the Home Run Derby was not going to root for Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano. Angry that the defending home run champion did not select the Royals' Billy Butler as his American League teammates, they booed him throughout and some fan ran the hilarious banner as seen above (courtesy C.J. Fogler). Maybe more than a coincidence that Cano had zero home runs during his time at the dish?

Justin Verlander, Matt Cain to start 2012 MLB All-Star Game

According to a variety of reports, the starters for the 2012 MLB All-Star Game, tomorrow night at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, will be Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander for the American League and San Francisco Giants starter Matt Cain for the National League.

Did the managers get it right? Here is my analysis.