| Dec 30, 2012
When it comes to making predictions, my record is actually worse than the Mayans.
So no, I will not be making predictions here for the new year.
And when it comes to resolutions, most people don't bother with them, or if they do, they usually break them...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:51 PM
'Tis the season of lists. The Weather Channel lists the 20 Top Storms of 2012 (I survived one). The New York Times Book Review, the year's Top 10 books ( I've read one).
But on the simple, annual, personal list of Top 10 South Florida Sporting Events...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Rays landing Myers
Juan C. Rodriguez
The Dodgers signing Zack Greinke or one of the Blue Jays' trades will have plenty of short-term impact. In terms a move having the longest-lasting positive effect on a franchise, let's go with the...
| May 7, 2013
| 2:51 PM
In many ways, sports teams and leagues are like children.
You have the spoiled brats who are used to getting everything they want when they want it. And when they don't, they hold their breath, stomp their feet and threaten to take their ball and go...
| May 10, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Talk about a tough choice.
If you were Ozzie Guillen on Friday, where would you have been? Would you have been on West Monroe Street, hanging around the Guggenheim Partners office hoping to get some face time with Dodgers co-owner Mark Walter? Or a...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Rangers (4): They're 6-1 in starts by No. 5 and 6 starters Nick Tepesch and Justin Grimm. Move to the first spot because other teams ranked in the top 5 were 9-17 last week.
2. Tigers (6): Very impressive in...
| Apr 21, 2013
If I were an advisor to Gov. Rick Scott, which I am not, I would give him a bit of advice, which he surely doesn't want.
Gov, I would say, you probably know your popularity ratings are low. We're talking subterranean. We're talking a few points below...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Talking baseball while wondering if Tom Thibodeau can make Deron Williams’ homecoming unpleasant:
1. When Robin Ventura introduced it in spring training, I loved the White Sox’s realigned batting order, with the 3-4-5 combination of Alex...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Ah, Opening Day. The crack of the bat. The smell of the grass. The sight of Marlins fans contorting in anger again and again.
If there's one thing baseball fans have practice with in South Florida, it's how to view the glass 94 percent empty before...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:59 PM
MIAMI - Down the concourse, down the aisles, down to their seats in the middle of Section 5, the father and son went on the kind of baseball night built for fathers and sons.
“We’re just in time,’’ Donovan Trujillo, of Miramar,...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 7:47 PM
MIAMI — Down the concourse, down the aisles, down to their seats in the middle of Section 5, the father and son went on the kind of baseball night built for fathers and sons.
"We're just in time," Donovan Trujillo, of Miramar, said to his 7-year-...