Last-inning Drama

It is the bottom of the last inning and the scores are tied. The visiting team’s closer records two quick strikeouts. He doesn’t have overpowering stuff but is just good enough with his location to have the hitters swinging at pitches outside the strike zone once he gets ahead of them in the count. Two…

Hollywood Homicide

  It was announced on Wednesday that Major League Baseball is taking over the running of the $400million-in-debt Los Angeles Dodgers. The team’s ostensible ownership partners, Frank and Jamie McCourt, are in the middle of an interminable divorce battle…

Knees, Jerks & Reactions

We are only a week into a six-month season, so it’s far too early for any rational baseball fan to start making judgements based on what has happened so far.   On the other hand, I have never met…

Expecting the Unexpected

  Giants vs. Rangers probably made for a few Xbox championships last year, but few saw it coming as a World Series matchup.   Those teams weren’t the only Cinderella acts: Cincinnati has been a downtrodden franchise since winning…

Co-ed Softball. It takes all sorts.

This column typically focuses on major league baseball but I wanted to take a moment to look at Cayman’s own co-ed softball league and some of our more entertaining personality types.   Those of us occupying the bottom division…

WHY THE MARLINS MAY HAVE TO SIGN DAN MARINO

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What Werth should have said

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time in Philadelphia. [But] once you get to a point where
you…

What is Derek Jeter worth?

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Who will win the offseason?

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time when every club thinks they have a shot at
winning…

Castoff(s) to Victory

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postseason, goes the saying. Actually pitching wins all year
because a brilliant…