by Ken Napzok It’s Thanksgiving time here in the States, the launch of the holiday season, (apologies to Halloween) and with baseball having a little bit of a rough start to the offseason I was all set to present to you all here a nice article of thanksgiving to the things, moments, and players that make up this great game, past and present. A little … Continue reading THE BIG HIT | the Black Friday Sales of Baseball
by Ken Napzok Oh, the agony of the baseball. These players work so hard and play for so long and then — boom — a fastball catches the meat of a bat and it all comes crashing down. The cheers turn to jeers and hope fades long before the opposing player rounds third. That’s baseball. The wonderful agony of baseball. What happened this weekend in … Continue reading THE BIG HIT | The Agony of Baseball
This tweet won’t age well. That’s because Cubs backup catcher, Taylor Davis just pulled out a stunner against the Cardinals. And by ‘stunner’ we mean grand slam. You see moments before this happened the Cardinals had just walked Kyle Schwarber. They clearly didn’t think much of Taylor Davis because now the bases were loaded. Big mistake. This is only Davis’ 17th MLB appearance after playing … Continue reading Cubs Backup Catcher Nails Grand Slam Shocker!
The Chicago Cubs opened the 2019 season in front of their home fans by dropping 10 dimes on the Pittsburgh Pirates in just the first four innings of play. Pirates ace, Jameson Taillon who lasted just two innings, didn’t exactly impress with his pitching performance, but was herculean in his recovery after taking a 102 MPH line drive to the head. The ball blazed off … Continue reading Jameson Taillon has the strongest dome in sports: Survives 102-MPH Line Drive To The Head!