James Shields Traded to Chicago White Sox for Prospects

Photo courtesy of calltothepen.com As expected, the San Diego Padres shipped starting pitcher James Shields to the American League. Rumours had swirled since as far back as last year that Shields was going to be traded, starting with the Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox, with the rumours including the Chicago White Sox heating up this week, culminating in the trade that was agreed upon on … Continue reading James Shields Traded to Chicago White Sox for Prospects

Bourdais Wins Race #1 at Dual in Detroit

Photo Credit: indycar.com KV Racing’s Sebastien Bourdais, who won Race #2 in last year’s Dual in Detroit, has taken the checkered flag for the 1st of 2 races this weekend at the Dual in Detroit around the 14-turn 2.36-mile street circuit around Belle Isle Park in Detroit, Michigan in his No. 11 Chevrolet-powered race car after starting in 13th. He becomes the 5th different winner in 7 … Continue reading Bourdais Wins Race #1 at Dual in Detroit

Muhammad Ali Dies at Age 74

Photo Credit : sportingnews.com Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali has passed away at age 74 after his 32-year battle with Parkinson’s disease. Ali was a 3 time world heavyweight champion and arguably the greatest boxer of all time. He passed away with his family by his side after they rushed him to the hospital because of the fact that he was struggling with his breathing. Ali … Continue reading Muhammad Ali Dies at Age 74

June 4th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

June 4th, 2016- Trends are indicated next to each team. The trends reflect movement from the previous power rankings. CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED RANKINGS AND TRENDS: June 12th MLB Power Rankings and Trends Chicago Cubs San Francisco Giants +2 Washington Nationals -1 Boston Red Sox -1 Kansas City Royals New York Mets +4 Texas Rangers Baltimore Orioles +3 Toronto Blue Jays -1 Seattle Mariners -4 Pittsburgh … Continue reading June 4th MLB Power Rankings & Trends

MLB Dream Team 

Designated Hitter: David Ortiz (Boston Red Sox, Minnesota Twins) Starting Pitcher: Randy Johnson (Montreal Expos, Seattle Mariners, Houston Astros, Arizona Diamondbacks, New York Yankees, San Fransisco Giants,) Catcher: Johnny Bench (Cincinnati Reds) First Base: Lou Gehrig (New York Yankees) Second Base: Rogers Hornsby (St.Louis Cardinals, New York Giants, Boston Braves, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Browns) Shortstop: Honus Wagner (Louisville Colonels, Pittsburgh Pirates) Third Base: Mike … Continue reading MLB Dream Team 

My NHL Dream-Team

Photo Credit: http://www.playbuz.com This team will consist of players who are currently playing, and I will be choosing my top two lineups. Anyways, let’s take a look at who I picked: Lineup 1: LW: Jamie Benn, Dallas Stars C: Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins RW: Patrick Kane, Chicago Blackhawks D: Shea Webber, Nashville Predators D: Brent Burns, San Jose Sharks G: Braden Holtby, Washington Capitals   … Continue reading My NHL Dream-Team

Pagenaud Takes Pole for the Dual in Detroit Race #1

Photo Credit: indycar.com Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud has taken the pole for the 1st of 2 races this weekend at the Dual in Detroit after posting a fastest lap time of 74.916 seconds around the 14-turn 2.36 mile street course around Belle Isle Park in Detroit, Michigan. Simon Pagenaud, the current Verizon IndyCar Series points leader, will roll off on pole for the 3rd time … Continue reading Pagenaud Takes Pole for the Dual in Detroit Race #1