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Glutton Travels: 2013 Spring Training Preview

Mar 21, 2013 2 Comments

Some 50 years ago, Andy Williams recorded “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” which we all have come to love (ok maybe just me) as a timeless, classic Christmas diddy. I think about that song twice a year – once during Christmas and again during Spring Training, because for me, the return of […]

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Our Favorite Sports Articles of 2012

Dec 21, 2012 2 Comments

2012 has been another long yet memorable sports year and the sports-glutton.com team of contributors has covered a wide breadth of the sporting landscape.  We’d like to think that we entertained you with some informative, thought provoking, and at times ridiculous articles.  And going forward we fully intend to improve any pieces or series that […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB – World Series Edition

Nov 02, 2012 2 Comments

Against all odds, the San Francisco Giants shock the baseball world…or did they? What a week for the San Francisco Giants. Gone is the champagne, the 1 ½ tons of black and orange confetti that filled Market Street during Wednesday’s parade, the talk show appearances by players on Jay Leno and Conan O’Brien and the […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB – Captain Jeter

Oct 19, 2012 4 Comments

Derek Jeter: The Captain of all Captains As I watched Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter stay down on the ground after diving for a ground ball in the twelfth inning of Game 1 of the ALCS, I knew the injury was serious, even before he was diagnosed with a broken ankle. See, for those that watch […]

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Live Tweets From Game 1 of NLCS: Cardinals vs. Giants

Oct 14, 2012 3 Comments

For those of you looking for something to compliment your viewing experience while watching tonight’s Game 1 of the National League Championship Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants, we got your fix. Our baseball contributor William Hodges will in attendance at tonight’s game providing live tweets from AT&T Park beginning at […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB – Playoff Edition

Oct 13, 2012 4 Comments

Exhilarating. Unpredictable. Heartbreaking. Those three simple words sum up what was the first week of the 2012 MLB playoffs. If you haven’t been watching, boy have you missed out on some exciting, historical moments in our national pastime. In some respects, nothing I write will accurately capture how thrilling these last few days have been. […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Oct 05, 2012 2 Comments

American League Award Predictions Last week, I made some bold and some not-so-bold predictions on who would win the National League MVP, Cy Young, Manager of the Year, Comeback Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year Awards. In the event you missed the column, you can read it here. Today I turn to […]

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