The Casual Fan in Sports

By Josh: On Sunday I took some time to watch the Super Bowl. I am not a huge football fan, but as a sports fan it isn’t a big surprise that I watched the game. Honestly I would consider myself just a casual fan of football, and most other sports that aren’t baseball. This got…

Mariners FanFest 2017 Recap

By: Kelly Another year and another Mariners FanFest for my family has gone by. January is a tough month for me especially with all the snow that we had this year. I spent most of January counting down the days to FanFest and trying to wait patiently to see what players would be attending. Usually…

Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 23-29

NEWS The Mariners announced plans that they will retire Edgar Martinez’s #11 in a ceremony to be held on August 12th. The Red Sox announced plans that they will retire David Ortiz’s #34 in a ceremony to be held on June 23rd. The Cleveland Indians will host the 2019 All-Star game at Progressive Field. The…

Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 16-22

NEWS The BBWAA elected three new Hall of Famers. Jeff Bagwell (86.2), Tim Raines (86.0) and Ivan Rodriguez (76.0). The next closest were Trevor Hoffman 5 votes short (74.0), Vladimir Guerrero 15 votes short (71.7), Edgar Martinez (58.6), Roger Clemens (54.1), Barry Bonds (53.8), Mike Mussina (51.8), Curt Schilling (45.0), Lee Smith (34.2), Manny Ramirez…

Hall Of Fame Voting Results Recap

By Josh: All of the speculation is over and there are officially three new members to the baseball Hall of Fame. Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez and Tim Raines will now take their places with the legends of the game in Cooperstown. Let me begin by saying I completely agree with these three players getting into…