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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Sep 28, 2012 4 Comments

National League Award Predictions After a week hiatus from my weekly baseball column, I am back. I would love to say I’m back refreshed, but moving out of one home to another is flat out exhausting. It’s always more involved then you ever predict, but I’m not going to complain too much – it’s not […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Sep 14, 2012 2 Comments

Updated American League Playoff Picture Last week, we provided readers with an update on the National League playoff picture. This week, we’ll jump on over to the American League and go through the same drill. If you missed last week’s post, you can read it here. As I was preparing to write this week’s post, […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Sep 07, 2012 1 Comment

Updated National League Playoff Picture With a little more than three weeks left in the 2012 MLB season, the race to October is in full swing. While two out of three division leaders have all but locked up a division title (Nationals in the NL East and Reds in the NL Central), the National League […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Aug 31, 2012 2 Comments

Against All Odds, Beltre Shines I think we can all agree that baseball is a long season – almost too long for even my taste. August is historically the month when baseball fans start to feel a little worn out, and frankly, I hit that wall a few weeks ago. Every once in awhile though, […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB – Red Sox Edition

Aug 25, 2012 4 Comments

Bobby Valentine the Lame Duck  I was talking with the Sports Glutton (aka Jed Gray) earlier this week via Skype when he asked me what I thought about the ongoing soap opera surrounding the Red Sox season. My initial thought was, “where do you begin?” Does the conversation start with how the team has had […]

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The Baseball Buzz: Quick Hits Around MLB

Aug 17, 2012 2 Comments

Melky Had Us All Fooled About three weeks ago, a rumor surfaced that San Francisco Giants All-Star leftfielder Melky Cabrera, had tested positive for performance enhancing drugs (PEDs). I remember thinking to myself – there is no way he could be that foolish. Wasn’t the fallout from a decade worth of rampant drug use among […]

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Revisiting The Sandlot: As it Stands Today

Aug 10, 2012 20 Comments

Inspired by Thalia Bardell’s an article for howiGit.com, 18 months ago I compose a simplistic piece about the filming locations for the movie “The Sandlot.”  Unbeknownst to me, this article would grow to not only be the most popular on sports-glutton.com, but also become a primary source on the inter-wide web for information on and […]

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