Monthly Archives: October 2009

Does Boof Bonser Have a Future with the Minnesota Twins?

Boof Bonser is out of options, both literally and figuratively. Just two years removed from serving as the number two starter in Minnesota’s rotation, Bonser, 28, is in the uncomfortable position of not knowing what his future with the organization … Continue reading

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Despite Best Efforts, WWE’s Tag Division Remains on Life Support

Earlier this week, I discussed my displeasure with the WWE’s ill-advised decision to book Big Show against the Undertaker at Survivor Series. According to spoiler reports this week on Smackdown, Chris Jericho will be inserted into the World Heavyweight Championship … Continue reading

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Delmon Young: Hit the Ball or Hit the Road

Delmon Young is at a crossroads. It may seem strange to read that line about Young, as usually you read about aging veterans reaching a crossroads, not 24-year olds who seemingly have their entire career in front of them. Young … Continue reading

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Big Show: The WWE’s Go-To Stepping Stone

It was announced on last night’s RAW that Big Show is the new number one contender for the Undertaker’s World Heavyweight Championship. According to Show, he struck a deal with Smackdown General Manager Teddy Long prior to Sunday night’s Bragging … Continue reading

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WWE Gets It Right: Kofi Kingston’s Time to Shine Is Now

Mark your calendars, ladies and gentlemen. Oct. 26, 2009 is a day that will live in infamy. Today is the day the WWE built a superstar in one night. Tonight on RAW, the WWE gave Kofi Kingston the ball and … Continue reading

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Trading Joe Nathan, the Mistake the Twins Can’t Afford to Make

The Twins cannot afford to trade Joe Nathan. Period. Not now. Not later this offseason. Not at any point before next year’s trade deadline, if at all. Despite the battalion of pitch-fork wielding commentators storming Bill Smith’s gate (read: email … Continue reading

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Heaven Knows: Can the Angels Comeback in the ALCS?

Despite what the media would have you believe, the New York Yankees haven’t won their 40th pennant yet. In fact, after Thursday night’s amazing comeback victory, the Los Angeles Angels are very much alive and kicking in the American League … Continue reading

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