Archive for the ‘MLB’ Category

Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray set for MLB career

Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Oklahoma’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Kyler Murray is likely to play professional baseball rather than pursue a career in the NFL, according to his agent. The Heisman Trophy, awarded to the top College Football player each season, was presented to Murray on Saturday.

This Week in U.S. Sports: The hot stove is starting to sizzle as two stars make their returns

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

The MLB offseason is really starting to get going as players are moving in trades and free agents are finding new homes. Here is what is happening this week in U.S. Sports. MLB's offseason has finally started to see movement as trades and free-agent signings started to go off this week, and these were notable moves, not just little ones.

MLB will face stiff NFL competition during ALCS and NLCS

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Major League Baseball is always in a battle to attract viewers to its product. In turn, that will create viewership conflicts that MLB has historically lost more often that not. As Awful Announcing pointed out on Friday, their will be two direct conflicts that could put a major damper on MLB’s postseason’s viewership.

Pretenders to Contenders: Teams Who Missed the 2017 Playoffs But Could Reach Super Bowl LIII

Thursday, August 30th, 2018

The Eagles saved the 2017 NFL season. Bruised from a rash of injuries to its brightest stars and battered by a president using solemn player protests as campaign ammunition, the NFL was in dire need of a miracle. A team without its starting quarterback, facing the most hateable franchise in the sport that pulled off a stunning, high-wire upset on the most important day of the year was nothing short of fortuitous.