No Matter Who Wins, Arthur Rhodes Will Get a World Series Ring

Baseball is funny. Arthur Rhodes is a 42-year-old pitcher who started the year on the Texas Rangers. He was released in August.  He thought his career was probably over. Certainly, he thought, his best chance to win a World Series had passed. A few days later he was signed by–you guessed it–the St. Louis Cardinals. […]

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Let’s Go, Rangers!

Someone in the comments just wondered about the lack of a “Let’s go, Rangers!” post, like the ones I did during the Mavericks’ magical run to the only thing I’ve ever wanted besides for eternal life and punctureless tires. You know, support all local teams equally. That brave commenter was right. So here you go. […]

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MLB Nixes Texas Rangers’ Request to Have Dirk Nowitzki Throw Out a First Pitch

The Big German was one of the team’s nominees to throw out a first pitch at one of their home games. But according to our pal, ESPN’s Marc Stein, Major League Baseball decided not to approve the request. Why? One possible reason: the NBA’s current labor unrest. A MLB spokesperson denies that. Here’s their reasoning: […]

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