Green Grass Is Not Enough On St. Patty’s Day

The St. Patrick’s Day holiday takes place during Spring Training every year.  Major League Baseball and it’s teams like to use the spring schedule to ease back into the grind of the baseball season, as well use gimmicks and stunts to engage with fans and endear them to America’s national pastime. Enter the St Patrick’s Day-related gimmicks,…

Diamondbacks Fans Better Bring Their Appetites This Year

There’s a new way to get fat at Chase Field this season.  The Arizona Diamondbacks announced a brand-new menu item to their ballpark concession stands today, this time under the desert category.  Following the success of their 18-inch, $25 corn dog labeled the ‘Dbacks Dog,’ the newest behemoth concession item Diamondbacks fans will get a chance…

The Question On A Hall of Famer’s Mind – Literally

The votes are in!  The Baseball Writers’ Association of America election results for 2015 were released earlier this week by the Baseball Hall of Fame. Sometime after the euphoria of becoming a newly enshrined member of the Hall of Fame wears off, a new member has a decision he must ponder: ‘What cap should I wear on the…

Big Unit Likely To Retire From Blasting Birds This Wednesday

LHP Randy Johnson is likely to announce his retirement from baseball this Wednesday according to reports. Johnson’s sick pitching which included sound barrier breaking speed, and George Sanford type junk saw many storied battles with a multitude of team and individual successes.  Johnson came to prominence with the Seattle Mariners after a stint with the…

My Trip to Chase Field

On my trip to Arizona, I was privileged to make a visit to Chase Field to see the D-Backs get creamed by the Cardinals. Even more interesting aside from being in such a massive baseball stadium and sitting in a suite with Hall of Famer Ferguson Jenkins was what I saw outside the stadium. Leading…

Yankees Bite

The New York Yankees rose to the top over the weekend in proving they’re the best losers, becoming the only first round playoff loser to win a game. First round results: Winners 12 – Losers 1. The Yankees made it interesting tonight but never seemed to be a real threat to come back and force…

An Interesting Postseason

First things first:  yes, the Money Mouth is back in action.  Now pick your jaws off your keyboard, give a high five to your coworker, and let’s get down the business. Last year I came out very strongly making sure everyone knew that the NL didn’t stand a chance in the postseason.  I had pure,…