Keidel: Boston May Be Strong, But Boston Dead Wrong On PinedaIf you're looking for any kind of contrition over Michael Pineda's mysterious substance from the Yankees, Yankees fans, or New Yorkers ... Fuhgeddaboudit. Especially if the demands come from the Red Sox, Red Sox Nation, or Bostonians.
It's Back! 2013 NFL Season Kicks Off With Ravens-Broncos Matchup The NFL's marketing machine put up gigantic banners of Flacco alongside Peyton Manning on the Broncos' stadium to promote the league's first game of the 2013 season. Fans are furious, Manning is miffed and Flacco is flummoxed.
Texas Rangers Sign Manny Ramirez To Minor League ContractThe Texas Rangers have signed Manny Ramirez to minor league contract. He has agreed to cut his dreadlocks.
TTYM: D-Wade Crashes A Prom, Harper Crashes Into A Wall, And Manny Crashes Taiwan!
Giglio: Knicks-Celtics Series Is Far From 2004 Yankees-Red Sox ALCSOutside of the cities that the respective teams represent, there is little that connects the 2004 Yankees and Red Sox to the 2013 Knicks and Celtics.
MLB Fumes Over Reversal Of MVP Ryan Braun's 50-Game BanBraun said all along that his suspension for a positive drug test would be overturned. He was right -- and MLB isn't happy.
Marlins-Reyes Deal Prelude To Winter Meetings; More Big Moves To Come?All-Star shortstop Jose Reyes and the Miami Marlins provided quite a warmup for the winter meetings (sorry, Mets fans).
Hartnett: AL MVP Voters Get It Right, Choosing Justin VerlanderJustin Verlander was the clear choice to win the 2011 AL MVP Award and was boosted by new-age statistics along with the usual criteria needed to capture the award.
Manny Ramirez Arrested For Battery, Ordered To Have No Direct Contact With WifeManny Ramirez, one of the best baseball players ever to come out of New York City, is in hot water yet again. This time it's not with Major League Baseball. It's with the law.
Keidel: Time For Yankees To Bean Ortiz And The Boys From Beantown How should the Yankees handle David Ortiz's theatrics? The genteel response is to assert the only way to stop such celebrations is to keep him from hitting home runs. Since that is impossible and, frankly, the meek man’s way of handling Big Papi, I must side with the second solution. Drill him.
Mets Minor Leaguer Edgar Ramirez Suspended 50 GamesMets minor league pitcher Edgar Ramirez tested positive for Methylhexaneamine, the commissioner's office said Monday. He was penalized under baseball's minor league drug program.
Keidel: The Fall Of Manny RamirezHe entered fabulous and exits forlorn, his numbers penned into the books with disappearing ink. Like so many of his bulging brethren, Manny Ramirez's legacy stirs in baseball purgatory.