Cleveland Indians

Let’s get this out of the way up front, shall we? Jim Thome is the single nicest guy to ever don a Major League Baseball uniform.  End of story.  No one I’ve ever heard speak of the man has ever said anything less.  He’s a great teammate, a wonderful role model, and an amazing ambassador […]


MLB 2011: Where Are All the Sucky Teams?

by M.C. Antil on May 3, 2011

Here we are just over a month into the baseball season, the time of year when it’s always been possible to pore over the Major League Baseball standings on any given morning, pick out a team or two in each league and say, “Wow. They suck.” For years, you could point to where a couple of […]


Braves’ Best Bet as Next Manager: Chipper Jones

by M.C. Antil on October 7, 2010

As the Braves await tonight’s opener of their NLDS series with the pitching-rich Giants, possibly Bobby Cox’s last post-season series of his remarkable career, I’m going on record right now as saying the best candidate to replace him is already under contract with the team. Of all that people the Braves could interview and hire, […]