Monthly Archives: August 2011

Happy Football Season!

Let’s be clear. I really enjoy summer. Baseball is my favorite sport. There is “enough going on” in the sports world with a full MLB slate. The lazy hazy days of summer are something I spend the entire winter pining … Continue reading

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Frivolous Picks: Week 1

A wave of frugality and newfound respect for the state of Kansas’ gambling laws has descended upon me. I will not be participating in football pools this year with real money. To fill this void I will do a weekly … Continue reading

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Sportsdrenched Today: 8/30/11

I have a few things to throw out there, but none of them fill up an entire blog post: I read this article by Jayson Stark about the technology used by baseball players and the proliferation of Ipads among major … Continue reading

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Jim “freaking” Thome: It’s Not Just the Royals

In the sixth inning of Saturdays game Jim Thome continued his abuse of the Kansas City Royals by hitting his 602nd career home run. Jim Thome has been abusing Royals pitching since I was going to Homecoming Dances. It seems … Continue reading

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Saturday Round-Up

Welcome to the last Saturday without College Football! Next week begins 14 Saturdays of awesomeness, followed by the buzz killing hangover that is the Bowl System. I’ll be writing more about that later this week. Because there is football on … Continue reading

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“Fantasy” Baseball: Going All Night

Some times I come up with some nutty stuff in regards to the sports world. Most of it has little to zero chance of happening. Sort of like a college football playoff. Since this is my blog I’m going to … Continue reading

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The Loose Lugnut: 8/24/11

I’ve been content to watch NASCAR without really rooting for anyone for a few years. I started out as a Mark Martin fan when he was with Roush Racing in the #6 Valvoline Ford, at the same time I rooted … Continue reading

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