Josh Hamilton Deserves Another ‘Second Chance’

Josh Hamilton is back.  At least with his former team, he is.  The veteran slugger was officially traded today, to the Texas Rangers franchise on which his career flourished, and his off-the-field problems were seemingly behind him.  With about $80 million left on Hamilton’s mega-contract,  the Angels are eating a reported $73 million of that deal just to make…

The Fat Lady

Hey Sports Fanatics and Addicts, Uncle Intrinsic is back to drop a little wisdom on you. Radio and TV talking heads need to once again check themselves. All day Friday on sports talk radio and TV I heard that the Cardinals were done, and the foregone conclusion was that the Rangers would sweep the next…

Traitor-Rod

The rumors and allegations surrounding A-Roid A-Rod keep getting worse and worse.  SI is reporting that in a new book to be published this Monday about Alex Rodriguez, there are allegations that A-Rod used to intentionally tip pitches to opposing batters when playing for the Texas Rangers.  According to the report, A-Rod would do it…

The Country That Is Scott Boras

Scott Boras will be negotiating huge numbers this baseball offseason that will rival the GNP for some developing nations. Reportedly, the Yankees have been told that A-Rod is still available to them for $350 million dollars (say it like Dr. Evil and that’s a hilarious line). Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports has produced a top…

A-Rod Is Fast

Ex Mariner, Ranger, and now Yank Alex Rodriguez wasted no time opting out of his current contract with the New York Yankees. He had 10 days to do so after the World Series and he went ahead and saved the media a countdown by doing that today. So the Rodstakes are now on. In the…

I Went To A Rangers Game And A Football Score Broke Out

The Rangers did something today that no MLB team has done in 110 years. Drop 30 runs on an opponent. The Orioles were the Rangers’…… Let’s just say the Rangers owned the Orioles in this 30 to 3 beat down. The last place Rangers were down 0-3 to the Orioles in the first of two…