Smallthoughts: Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox 2018 World Champions

What can you say about the Boston Red Sox  that hasn’t been said…when you win 108 games with a first year manager it certainly gets everyone’s attention. Now as you know it’s quite another to not only get the attention but to hold everyone’s attention…Boston did just that by beating their long time division rivalContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox 2018 World Champions”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday…Deon Sanders

What does Charlie Ward and Deon Sanders have in common? Both played two sports at Florida State. Best known as Prime time …Deon Sanders was considered one of the best shut down corners in he NFL in his time. To be fair though he was not the most physical corner in fact the knock wasContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday…Deon Sanders”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Adrian Beltre

Adrian Beltre is overlooked and unappreciated and it has been this way for his whole career. For all the noise that Aaron Judge generates …Adrian Beltre quietly has put together quite a career. He has become the 31 st player in Major League history to reach 3,000 hits. Congratulations! “What happened today after the hit,Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …Adrian Beltre”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …World Baseball Classic

When the World baseball Classic was first introduced I wasn’t a big fan of it, still not. But whether you are or not don’t tell the players it ‘s not legit or that it doesn’t matter.  It matters to them. Watch how they play with passion and pride and you see it matters. That’s notContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week …World Baseball Classic”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Carl Yastrzemski

He was the man with the bat held high in the air which in his later years, he adjusted his stance and held the bat lower. He was also known for modifying his batting helmets by enlarging the right ear hole (for comfort) and removing part of the right ear flap (for better vision ofContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Carl Yastrzemski”