Patriot Games

“The Patriots have fully cooperated and complied with the requirements of the commissioner’s decision. All tapes, documents and other records relating to this matter were turned over to the league office and destroyed, and the Patriots have certified in writing that no copies or other records exist. League policies on in-game videotaping and audio communication…

A Bald Statement

Gone baby, gone. What else was I going to lead with? Hair today, gone tomorrow. The simple inescapable fact is I have finally relented in the face of the massive forces conspiring to rid me of any ounce of cabbage comfort that my poor cabeza struggled for so long to hold onto. On Sunday September…

The Year in Review

  Editor’s Note:   I’ve been pimping the site to a bunch of new readers over the last few weeks so I figured I’d repost this piece from the end of ’06 to spotlight a few of the better pieces. For the noobs, feel free to peruse the Archives above as well. Welcome!!!  You know the routine….

Modeling Clay

What a performance! Last night, Clay Buchholz, tossed a no-hitter in only his second major league start. A day earlier and we wouldn’t be having this conversation, as Buchholz was called up due to the league’s September 1st roster expansion. Wearing Sox unies, I’ve seen Hideo Nomo and Derek Lowe pitch no-nos but this was…