Thursday Writing

Ricardo_Clark_52a4.JPGJeter is Great, But Yankee Hit Record is Meaningless (The Big Lead)

Actually Coach, Michael Jordan Never Was Cut From His High-School Basketball Team (The Big Lead)

Onion Bag: U.S. Beats T&T, Very Close to Qualifying (The Big Lead)

A Michigan-Notre Dame Preview, Sort Of (The Big Lead)


Canseco Claims There’s a Dirty Hall of Famer, Scary if True

jose-canseco-steroidsShockingly, since they did so much thorough, proactive reporting on performance enhancing drugs, the BBWAA may have been duped by a doper.  Jose Canesco told ESPN’s Pedro Gomez that baseball had a Hall of Famer who used performance enhancing drugs.

Continued at The Big Lead

Schilling Was Much Better Than Blyleven, Why the Debate

blySchilling Was Much Better than Blyleven: There seems to be a sentiment that Bert Blyleven has better numbers than Curt Schilling, and that if Curt Schilling goes to the Hall of Fame, Blyleven Should too.  This is the height of madness, which I explain here.

Why is baseball the only human endeavor where ignorance is considered a virtue?