World Baseball Classic

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    The World Baseball Classic: Where America Getting Creamed is a Good Thing, Apparently

    According to Bud Selig, the main purpose of the World Baseball Classic is to be "our great vehicle to internationalize the sport." This was apparently intended as the silver lining to Team USA's 5-2 loss to Mexico on Friday. Translated from Commissioner-ese into English, it meant, "Hey, it's no fun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Alex Rodriguez: Tempting Target for Daily News Dumbasses

    Hallowed ground, apparently​Seldom in the course of sporting events has so much been written about something so trivial. Daily News blowhard Bob Raissman made a solid contribution to Dumb Things Written About Alex Rodriguez in Sunday's paper. Raissman selected pitcher Dallas Braden as his Dud ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2009

    A-Rod Will Have Surgery, Miss 6-7 Weeks of Season. UPDATE: Yanks Say: No Surgery

    We see Newsday is thinking the same way we are, and asks an expert if the cyst on A-Rod's hip has to do with his steroid abuse back in his Mariners days. Not likely, says Gary Wadler, "an internist and member of the World Anti-Doping Agency." The cyst was discovered after Rodriguez experienced some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Wednesday's Headlines: Paterson's Approval Numbers Dismal

    [HARKAVY is now blogging at The Smart Asset]Your Wednesday New York headlines...Paterson's approval rating falls to 26 percent -- even lower than Spitzer at the end.Post claims that cop now says his partner did rape intoxicated woman in East Village, no longer agrees it was 'consensual.'Murdered den ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2009

    Monday's Headlines: Mob rat fingers two cops in gang slaying

    HARKAVY is now blogging at The Smart AssetYour Monday New York headlines...Gotti mob rat Alite fingers a Suffolk County cop, NYPD detective in gang murder.CarriĆ³n goes to Washington after a mixed record in the Bronx.Weiner directs fed funds to a Brooklyn nonprofit that's given him $160,000 in campa ... More >>

  • News

    August 7, 2007

    Staining Names

    The A-Rod rumor mill: When steroids come innuendo, logic flies out the door

  • NYC Life

    August 22, 2006

    Atlas Slugged

    Alex Rodriguez is one of the greatest Yankees ever. And the whole world is on his back?

  • NYC Life

    June 20, 2006

    "Are You Ready For Some Futbol?"

    For the second week, New York watches the World Cup

  • News

    April 25, 2006

    High Prices on Fordham Road

    Who's an American? The people at Monday's immigration rally

  • NYC Life

    February 28, 2006

    Vision Quest

    Get your avant-garde fix with plenty of experimental cinema this season