Tag Archives: Yankees

Passing Judgment – Respect for Mariano Rivera

I do not hide the fact that I am a Mets’ fan who also happens to despise the Yankees.  My friends and family know full well how much I dislike the Bronx Bombers, but maybe everyone else needs to be made aware of my hatred (or jealousy).  In 2001, I celebrated Luis Gonzalez’s bloop single […]

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“Off the Cliff” – Is Cliff Lee Overrated?

This may sound sacrilegious, but is Cliff Lee really worth the years and money that are being offered in negotiations?  There is no dispute that he is the top free agent available and is arguably one of the best pitchers in baseball – right now.  But the notion that he deserves a 6 or 7-year […]

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FlemishUSA vs. League Commissioner – 2 F.J. 35 (October 24, 2010) – Fantasy Baseball Postseason Issue

 SUPREME COURT OF FANTASY JUDGMENT FlemishUSA vs. League Commissioner  ON PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI FROM THE COUCH POTATOES UNITE FANTASY BASEBALL LEAGUE Decided October 24, 2010 Cite as 2 F.J. 35 (October 2010) Factual Background The plaintiff, FlemishUSA, is a participant in a fantasy baseball league called The Couch Potatoes Unite (hereinafter referred to […]

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OBFBL Power Rankings #4 (Through Week 16)

This is the fourth installment of the 2010 OBFBL Power Rankings.  As usual, I will rank each team in order of strength based on overall record, points scored, upward or downward streaks, and my own subjective criteria.  I will provide a quick breakdown and analysis and list each team’s previous ranking. Onward and such! #1 […]

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Mets vs. Yankees – Year XIV

It is hard to believe that Interleague play has been around for 14 years already.  It feels like yesterday that Dave Mlicki shut out the Yankees in the very first Mets – Yankees regular season game.  Back then, it was so new, innovative, and exciting.  Bragging rights were at stake between Mets and Yankees fans.  […]

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