A-Rod Hits 3,000th But Nobody Cares

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How is it possible one of the greatest hitters in baseball history gets his 3,000th hit, yet nobody cares? Adam Crawford talks the asterisk of baseball. — Beneath The Surface is peeling back the layers of this onion we call sports. Friday night, amongst the home crowd of Yankee Stadium, the most controversial figure active […]

Who Has The Edge in Duke vs Wisconsin? An Offbeat Look At The Championship Game Matchup


We started with 351 schools and we’re now down to two. Wai Sallas, breaks down the non-basketball factors that will drive who will win the NCAA Championship game.

The A-Rod Problem And The One Way To Solve It


Longtime Yankee fan Greg Liotta says that in order to turn it around, A-Rod needs to actually be authentic and real.

The Friday Sports Dump – Welcome to 2015


It’s 2015, and anything can happen. Will Back to the Future II prove to be an omen of good fortune for the Cubs? Wai Sallas says it’s time to forget the past and look to the future in the Friday Sports Dump.

The Problem With 60 Minutes’ Report On Alex Rodriguez and Drugs in Baseball


A 60 Minutes interview with the man claims to have supplied Alex Rodriguez with performance enhancing drugs shows that no one is serious about fixing baseball’s drug problem.

Where’s The Mentor Alex Rodriguez Never Had?

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Joe Rutland looks at the drama behind Rodriguez and how a mentor could have helped him navigate his life and career with more honesty and grace.

The Yankees Embrace Their Dark Side

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Despite losing Robinson Cano to the free agent market, the Yankees are doing what they always do—spend. Neil Cohen explains why they don’t really have a choice.

Today’s Athlete and the 24-7 Sports Media Cycle


Yesterday’s athletes were heroes, today’s villains. Max White says it’s us, and the 24-7 news cycle we consume, and not the athletes who have changed.

It’s Not About the Muscles


In the wake of A-Rod’s suspension, Ryan Bradley talks to his son about Performance Enhancing Drugs.

A Day of Reckoning in Major League Baseball


Sir Bud Selig has spoken. And 13 MLB players have received lengthy suspensions for affiliating with Biogenesis, purveyor of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs).

A-Rod: Not With a Bang But a Whimper


Liam Day realizes that for any number of reasons, he shouldn’t have sympathy for Alex Rodriquez …

Derek Jeter’s Secret Sauce


No, Skip Bayless wasn’t right. Neil Cohen tells us the secret is mental, not physical.

When It Comes to PEDs, Why Not Assume All Athletes Are Guilty Until Proven Innocent


Last week JP Pelosi described the toll PED use is taking on the fans. Neil Cohen offers a somewhat radical solution.

My Final Thought About the Baseball Hall of Fame


If hat size and back acne are sufficiently probative to keep the greatest players who ever lived out of the Hall of Fame, why are we stopping there?

An Open Letter to Yankee Fans


CJ Kaplan to Yankees supporters: It’s called losing gracefully. Try it.

Why Do Men Watch Sports?


Man’s love affair of sports stretches across time.