The Mets can turn around their fortunes a lot easier by avoiding the top level free agents (except their own) and filling in the holes in their lineup and rotation with modestly paid players making between $4 and $8 million.
It’s not the flu, pneumonia, or even a dislocated left elbow that slowed LeBron James in the opening days of the Eastern Conference Finals. It’s the common cold. His eyes aren’t watering because of the loss; it’s because of his sickness. Imagine if the world’s most self-absorbed athlete had something besides the sniffles? The good [...]
Twelve-time MLB All Star and two-time world champion Manny Ramirez has retired rather than face possible disciplinary action, “continuing the process” of compliance with the Drug Program, as MLB put it. Evidently, Ramirez is unable to compete in today’s cleaner version of America’s Pastime. Ramirez signed for $2M in the offseason with the Tampa Bay [...]