Tag Archives: Bud Selig

Passing Judgment: Law & Order – AROD

The ongoing soap opera involving Alex Rodriguez took another interesting turn last week when he filed two lawsuits in New York.  The first lawsuit was filed in New York County against Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig asserting claims for tortious interference with prospective business relationship and tortious interference with existing contracts.  The second […]

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Passing Judgment: PED’s in MLB

By now you have undoubtedly heard about Ryan Braun’s 65-game suspension which he negotiated with MLB offiicals stemming from his involvement in the Biogenesis scandal.  The ramifications of this development are far-reaching and continue to perpetuate the black eye on baseball for its issues with performance-enhancing drugs. After Ryan Braun won the 2011 National League […]

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Coach Dennis’s Diary: Fantasy Baseball – Searching for a Commissioner

Coach Dennis’s Diary – Searching for a Commissioner By: Dennis Esser (@coachesser) You don’t know what you got ‘til it’s gone.  While Cinderella’s early 90’s power ballad may have made me queasy at the time, truer words were truly never spoken.   I had no idea how lucky I was that my buddy from age […]

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Passing Judgment: Chris Christie is NOT Biff Tannen

In Back to the Future: Part II, Biff Tannen stole Marty McFly’s copy of the Sports Almanac and went back in time to give his younger self the results to all sporting events of the next half century.  As a result of Biff striking it rich with prophetic wagers on games, his character successfully lobbied […]

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Passing Judgment – Cole Hamels vs. Bryce Harper

On Monday, May 7, 2012, Major League Baseball handed down a five game suspension to Phillies’ pitcher Cole Hamels for intentionally hitting Nationals’ rookie phenom Bryce Harper during their Sunday night game.  There were no fireworks when the incident occurred, but after the game Hamels openly admitted that he hit Harper on purpose as an […]

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