Day: August 1, 2017

Big Week, Let’s Go

#Cubs went 16-8 (.667) in July, highest winning percentage in a calendar month since going 22-6 (.786) last August — Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) August 1, 2017   I’m going to pull one out of my man @StoolFrederic’s bag of quotes, “Don’t let this team remember they’re World Champions.” Well guess what baseball, this team may have just found their groove after all. After I left them for dead when Lester gave up 60 1st inning runs the last day before the break at home, the boys throw together a 16 win month and the train is rolling once again....

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20 Years Ago Today: The Legend of Air Bud Was Born

20 years ago we were introduced to perhaps the greatest pup to ever live: Air Bud. A lot of people throw names like Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders out when talking about the best multi-sport athletes, but Air Bud is without question the best all-around athlete of all time: Wearing the number K-9 seems like a definite jersey violation, but nevertheless Bud deserves all the accolades and respect today for keeping his little doggy nose to the athletic grindstone for the past 20 years. Share this:PrintTweetEmailLike this:Like...

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10 Best Minor League Baseball Team Names

There are some WILD minor league team names out there folks, so without further adieu, here are my Top 10 Best Minor League Baseball Team Names: 10. Batavia Muckdogs The Batavia Muckdogs are a Single-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins based in Batavia, NY. Batavia has a population of around 16,000, making it one of the smallest cities in the country to have a professional baseball team. Like a lot of minor league clubs, they became the Muckdogs in 1998 after being picked by a fan poll.   9. Lehigh Valley IronPigs The Lehigh Valley IronPigs are a Triple-A...

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