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The Long Con

in Sports

All good things must come to an end. Bad things, too. For about a decade, I’ve been throwing my words into the wind here, but the time has come to move on, to get a fresh start. And that brings me to the topic of this farewell. I love sports. I think I’ve made that […]

Garbage In, Garbage Out

in Sports

Even though my team lost, I’m more proud than ever to be a Braves fan tonight. For the Braves lost to the St. Louis Cardinals in tonight’s “first ever” NL Wild Card Game, by a final score of Braves 7, Cardinals 6. Wait a minute, you say. Well, the box score says 8-3 Cardinals, but […]

Remember the Titan

in Sports

Anyone who read some of the early posts on this site will know that I am a Titans fan. Or, at least, I used to be, until the NFL started collapsing under its own stupidity. For the decade or so that a professional football team has been in Tennessee, I have watched them and cheered […]

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in Sports

It’s official, the Atlanta Braves are the 2005 National League Eastern Division Champions! The clinch was last night, at about 10:45 PM, as the Braves beat the Colorado Rockies 12-3. In a season where rookies (in some cases, players younger than me!) had to step up, they did, and in a big way. Now everybody […]