Sports

Baseball Stats for Beginners – Part 1

Posted: May 20, 2013 at 11:54 pm   /   Local, Sports

So, on my way to Illinois this weekend, I had some time (ok, a lot) to ponder baseball. One of my good friends who I knows reads this column was asking me a few questions about the game, and I realized that at times, I probably present stats and acronyms that not everyone will comprehend. […]

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Why It’s Good to Be a Cardinals Fan

Posted: May 20, 2013 at 12:35 pm   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

I’m spoiled. And not just because I have a huge house, six-figure income, and a gorgeous ladyfriend who will cook me bacon any time I ask. Because I don’t have any of those things. No, I’m spoiled because I’m a Cardinals fan. And if you’re reading this, chances are you’ve been spoiled as well. You […]

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Cards Boast Best Record in NL

Posted: May 12, 2013 at 7:11 pm   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

Hi there! Sorry I haven’t written in a while. Life’s been a wonderful mix of busy and hectic recently. Thankfully for you who appreciate my inane posts about baseball statistics, I should have some more free time to post on a regular basis. I’m gonna switch the format of this entry up a bit. Rather […]

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WWE Raw Review: John Cena vs Mark Henry, Dolph Ziggler Cashes in Money in the Bank, Undertaker and More

Posted: April 9, 2013 at 8:21 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Sports

The Raw following WrestleMania has been an exciting one in the last couple years. Obviously, last year, we had the return of Brock Lesnar. Fortunately for fans, the WWE had quite a few surprises up their sleeve last night. Read our review of Wrestlemania 29 here. The first thing I will say about Raw is […]

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Wrestlemania 29 Review: John Cena Beats The Rock to Become WWE Champion

Posted: April 8, 2013 at 9:54 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Sports

After watching Wrestlemania 29 last night, one would figure that the WWE would have put on a better show. I’m not saying the WrestleMania 29 was bad, but it wasn’t incredible either. Thinking back to the pay-per-view, I’m left with a glass half empty feeling. One of the main problems for me was the crowd. The crowd […]

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WWE WrestleMania 29 (April 7) Preview and Predictions: Rock vs. Cena, Undertaker vs. CM Punk and More

Posted: April 3, 2013 at 9:26 pm   /   Local, Sports, Television

We are less than a week away from the biggest event in wrestling! Mark it on your calendars – WrestleMania 29 will take place this Sunday, April 7. The event, which is the biggest payperview of the year for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) will feature three main-event matches over its 4-hour span. Check out my […]

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St. Louis Cardinals Set Roster – Prepare for Opening Day in Arizona, Busch Stadium April 8

Posted: March 30, 2013 at 8:05 am   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

Many people hate Mondays. I’m certainly not their biggest fan. I gotta admit, though, I’m looking forward to this coming Monday. Why, you ask? Well, if you have to ask, you can’t afford it you must not be a huge Cardinals fan. On Monday, April 1, the Cardinals kick off the 2013 season when they […]

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Top 10 WWE Wrestlemania Matches of All-Time, in Honor of Wrestlemania 29 on April 7

Posted: March 27, 2013 at 8:51 am   /   Local, Sports, Television

Wrestlemania 29 is just under two-weeks away, available on PPV April 7. The extravaganza is the biggest event the WWE holds each year. It is considered by many to be the “Super Bowl” of professional wrestling. Since it is nearly time for the 29th annual event that was the brainchild of Vince McMahon, I decided […]

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The Diary of a Professional Wrestling Addict (WWF, WCW, WWE or W-Whatever)

Posted: March 20, 2013 at 7:18 pm   /   Local, Sports, Television

If one were to see me at my day job, it would be hard to imagine that I eat, breathe and sleep professional wrestling. Ever since I was a little boy at age 6, my grandfather would take me to the old Arena to see Hulk Hogan. The Hulkster was the end all, be all […]

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Cardinals Sign Craig to 5-year Deal

Posted: March 8, 2013 at 12:05 pm   /   Local, Sports, St. Louis Cardinals

Relatively speaking, the Cardinals have had it made at first base for most of the last past 15 years or so. Beginning with some Hulk named Mark McGwire, the team has been somewhat stacked at first. Even in the two years between McGwire’s retirement and Albert Pujols switching to first permanently, the team at least […]

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