In order for a player to be on a postseason roster, they need to be traded before midnight. The Astros and Tigers reportedly agreed on players and money, but one more component was needed to bolster Houston’s rotation in time for a deep playoff run. I have been told that Verlander deal is off. Apparently he didn't waive no trade clause. Again, Verlander deal has been nixed — Chris McCosky (@cmccosky) September 1, 2017 Detroit had already found a way to dump a huge salary by dealing Justin Upton to the Angels, but Verlander has nixed a deal to...Read More
Month: August 2017
The lull of the summer is finally fading, no more talk of just baseball and the random horse races, gambling and football season are back! Tonight marked the unofficial start of college football as there were a few games last week. Which meant I spent an obsessive amount of time agonizing over some ridiculous CFB games and whether or not I should bet them, Sacramento State vs Idaho got a longer look than I’d like to admit. But I was finally able to settle on my 5 games for the night: Florida Internation-Central Florida OVER 57 Elon-Toledo TOL -44...Read More
If we give these guys a pass for producing products lacking in durability, what’s next? Exploiting child labor in developing countries?
Brian and Pete use their vast knowledge of boxing to discuss the McGregor v Mayweather fight and also touch on torn ACL’s trending in the NFL and how tech universities can possibly build good sports programs. Top 5 this week is best players in video game franchise modes. Listen, rate, REVIEW & Subscribe is your homework. Also go to Audible.com and use promo code LMBF for a free month trial which also helps fund your favorite local blog, WIN WIN. http://www.letmebfrankblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/LMBF-8.30.17.mp3 http://media.blubrry.com/let_me_b_frank/p/www.letmebfrankblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/LMBF-8.30.17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new...Read More
News broke out late Saturday night that Alabama Crimson Tide defensive lineman Raekwon Davis was shot in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Davis reportedly was outside of Bar 17 in Tuscaloosa when he was struck by a bullet in the leg. While investigators would not identify the victim, The Tuscaloosa News confirmed Davis as the victim, also reporting that he was not cooperative with responding police. Speculation surrounding the shooting is that Davis may have shot himself on accident, thus not wanting to perjure himself by talking to the police. I just don’t understand why these college football stars would even be...Read More