Monthly Archives: August 2008

Mets Take First –

The Mets have taken back first place by beating the Phillies 6-3. Stokes had his first win as a Met and Daniel Murphy broke the tie with a double. To view the link, please click here: http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/recap;_ylt=Aoi1FJQEWEUq5uogg80o3_o5nYcB?gid=280827122 Jim Sutliff

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Mets Rally –

The Mets had another come from behind victory and this time it came at the expense of the Braves. A five run rally in the 8th helped the Mets take their 10th game in the last 13. With the win … Continue reading

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Tom Brady May Sit Out –

Tom Brady may sit out of another game due to a continued foot injury. This injury has plagued Brady and the Patriots for a long time and his rest in the pre-season is important. ┬áTo view the link, please click … Continue reading

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Yanks Lose; Mets Win –

The Yankees lose and the Mets win, music to my ears. The mets now have a 4 game winning streak as they continue to drive toward the division title. The Yankees dropped a game due to a wild pitch. To … Continue reading

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Favre To Get Rude Awakening –

Brett Favre is to have a rude awakening from the New York media. That’s a comment by Boomer Esiason concerning the Jets new acquisition. Boomer can speak from personal knowledge as he also came to New York at the end … Continue reading

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Yanks Lose Again –

A three run homerun for the Twins finished the Yankees road trip and is a signal of things to come. The Yankees completed a 10 game road trip which saw them drop 7 of the games. The Yankee tradition of … Continue reading

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China 2-0 In Diving –

Chinese divers are now 2-0 after winning the first two golde medals for diving in the olympics. China has become a superpower in the world of diving at a time when America has lost its shine in the field. However, … Continue reading

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Phelps Wins Gold –

Michael Phelps has won his first gold medal and hopes to win more in the next few days. Phelps came into the games as a heavy favorite as did not disappoint. To view a related article, please click here: http://sports.yahoo.com/olympics/beijing/swimming/news?slug=ap-swm-timdahlberg-081008&prov=ap&type=lgns … Continue reading

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Minor League Money –

Michael Ozanian of Forbes has an article discussing the finances of minor league baseball teams. They have come a long way since the days of being mere training camps. To view a related article, please click here: http://www.forbes.com/sportsbusiness/2008/08/06/baseball-minors-sacramento-biz-sports-cz_mo_0806minors.html Jim Sutliff

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Let The Games Begin –

The Olympics have started and the first gold medal has gone to Katerina Emmons in the 10 meter air rifle. To view a related article, please click here: http://sports.yahoo.com/olympics/beijing/shooting/news;_ylt=Ako0sxDLL06MPIgIMruW8juVTZd4?slug=ap-sho-womens10mairrifle&prov=ap&type=lgns Jim Sutliff

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Jets Land Favre –

Brett Favre has joined the J-E-T-S. In a shocker of a deal the Jets have acquired a future Hall of Fame quarterback. Favre will be making $12 million for the season and fans hope that will pay dividends in the … Continue reading

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Brett Favre Returns –

The NFL and the Green Bay Packers are getting ready for the return of Brett Favre to the NFL. His return from retirement will set off a battle for the starting quarterback position between him and Aaron Rodgers. Or, in … Continue reading

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Yanks Blanked –

The New York Yankees took a hit and got blanked 1-0 by the Angels. The Angels scored the only run of the game in the 9th inning. To view a related article, please click here: http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601079&sid=a9t8NAVJLegE&refer=home Jim Sutliff

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Mega Trades-

Baseball was witness to some mega trades over the last couple of days. Griffey, Rodriguez and Ramirez all found new homes. To view a related article, please click here: http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601079&sid=arzBParv1Kp8&refer=home Jim Sutliff

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