Biggest Grudge in Tiger vs. Phil Golf Match May be Viewers’ – Dennis Richardson

9 September 2018 ORLANDO, FL – Well, golf has finally done it. The game has taken a page out of the playbooks of boxing, wrestling, and mixed martial arts in an effort to fleece fans out of more of their money. Sadly, golf has joined the world of Pay Per View telecasts. That’s not something to be proud of. On Friday, Nov. 23, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson will square off in “The Match,” an 18-hole, “winner-take-all,” made-for-TV exhibition from Shadow Creek Golf Club in Las Vegas. At stake is $9 million. It seems only fitting that this is being … Continue reading Biggest Grudge in Tiger vs. Phil Golf Match May be Viewers’ – Dennis Richardson

Which Candidates Will Make the MLB Expansion Cut? – Dennis Richardson

1 September 2018 ORLANDO, FL – “I think 32 teams would be great for our sport,” Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred told Fox Sports’ First Things First show. “[MLB has] a real list of cities, that I think are not only interested in having baseball, but are viable in terms of baseball. “Portland, Las Vegas, Charlotte, Nashville in the United States, certainly Montreal, maybe Vancouver, in Canada. We think there’s places in Mexico we could go over the long haul.” Here are some of the top candidates for the two expansion teams, in no particular order. Montreal Montreal is … Continue reading Which Candidates Will Make the MLB Expansion Cut? – Dennis Richardson

Is 32 the New Magic Number for Major League Baseball? – Dennis Richardson

1 September 2018 ORLANDO, FL – Sports fans love statistics. Doesn’t matter the sport: football, baseball, basketball, hockey, golf; fans have this seemingly insatiable appetite for statistics. What is Tom Brady’s Yards Per Completion average? What’s Mookie Betts’ On Base Percentage? How many rebounds a game does LeBron James average? What is Sidney Crosby’s plus-minus rating? But none love numbers more than Major League Baseball’s fans. That’s how many connect to their sport. For them, numbers and statistics are the Old and New testaments in the Bible of Baseball. Mention figures like 56, .406, 714, and 61, and even casual … Continue reading Is 32 the New Magic Number for Major League Baseball? – Dennis Richardson