New Yorker's have never been shy about expressing their opinion. With that as a backdrop, I took a brief scan at some Mets message boards looking for juicy nuggets regarding the Francisco Rodriguez trade executed by their GM, Sandy Alderson and Brewers GM, Doug Melvin.
Major league baseball's midsummer classic upon us. With such an event, focus is always given to players who were snubbed compared to those with lesser stats. Voting is done by the fans, and can be a bit of a popularity contest. With this comes the yearly "how the heck did they make it?" chatter.
What a weekend for Madison area native Steve Stricker! The top ranked American golfer in the world completed a three-peat at the John Deere Classic in Moline, IL following a final round 69 that took his four-day total to 22 under-par.
Jason Goodwin is a fan of Tiger Woods. So much so that he wore a tiger suit to a PGA event in 2010. Goodwin claims that tournament officials gave him the OK to wear the costume pictured below, but once he was spotted by Angel Cabrera (Tiger's playing partner that day) at the TPC in Boston, Goodwin was asked to leave.
July 15th. Go ahead and circle it on your calendar (do people still do that?) as a date of significance. More specifically, mark it down as the date where fans of the NFL can officially hit the panic button if a new collective bargaining agreement is not yet reached.
The 2011 version of the NBA draft will take place tonight in NY and the Milwaukee Bucks own the #10 and #40 pick. As per usual, there are a handful of names appearing in the tenth slot on mock draft boards across the internet.
The Milwaukee Brewers recent series against the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays have not gone terribly well. The Brewers are 2-4 to start their interleague season and have the Twins and Yankees on the horizon.