PROfile: Tyler Hughes

  It’s an integral part of almost every teen movie – the blonde haired, blue-eyed star athlete.  He’s the ace pitcher and the best hitter on the baseball team, he’s the swashbuckling quarterback who dates the head cheerleader, and he’s the captain of the soccer team who scores goals by the boatload.  On top of…

2017 MLB Predictions

The 2017 Major League Baseball season is fast approaching and I have again decided to go out on several limbs and release my annual predictions. Last year I went 2 for 6 so hopefully I can up my game and improve on those numbers.   Prediction #1: Munenori Kawasaki to have a better year than…

2016 MLB Predictions – RECAP

A few months ago I posted some predictions for the 2016 Major League season.  I had previously made these predictions to my buddy Steve and later found time to expand on them.  They were: Maikel Franco to hit 30+ home runs. Jason Hammel to win 15+ games and have a solid, but unnoticeable season. Giancarlo…

The Sultans of Swipe

Ask any Bostonian to tell you the single greatest moment in Red Sox history and you’re almost certain to hear about Dave Roberts’ stolen base in game four of the 2004 ALCS (I did and my buddy “Boston Steve” immediately cited Roberts’ larceny as his #1 Red Sox moment). After working a lead-off walk, Kevin…