The wife and I just put ShysterBoy and ShysterGirl to bed, there’s a generous pour of brown liquor over ice at my side, and I’m about to sit back and watch Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed do their thing. Life isn’t perfect, but you take your moments where you can get them, and this is […]
. . .that the Yankees payroll on Opening Day 2008 was $209 million. It’s also worth noting that even with the additions of Teixeira, Sabathia, and Burnett, the Yankees’ 2009 payroll obligations — including signing bonuses — stand at roughly $201-205 million, give or take. Yes, that will change some as they fill out the […]
I went to the Columbus Blue Jackets-Los Angeles Kings game last night. As I sat in the stands, I smelled hot dogs and beer and heard organ music and the murmur and occasional roar of a crowd. I closed my eyes once and could almost imagine I was at a ballpark. When I opened them […]
Maury Brown has crunched the numbers in the wake of the Teixeira signing and has found all kinds of fun financial factoids. Among them: The total base salaries of A-Rod ($32 million), Jeter ($20 million), Teixeira ($20 million), and Sabathia ($14 million) for 2009 will be $82.5 million, or more than the Opening Day payrolls […]
Professional ethicist Jack Marshall brings some perspective to the Bonds issue.
A rundown of the recent Rotoworld Mock Draft in which I participated.
(Anyone remember 11.1.8?)
A look at the fantasy ramifications of the Teixeira signing.