Archive for July, 2014

  • MLB Trade Grades- Trade Deadline Review

    MLB Trade Grades- Trade Deadline Review

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 31, 2014 at 5:59 pm 0 comments

    With Jeff Samardzija, Jon Lester, Yeonis Cespedes, and Justin Masterson previously traded the stage was set for a fast and furious time as the 4pm MLB Trading Deadline crept closer. Here are the SportsZone MLB Trade Grades for the rest of the major moves: Boston Red Sox trade P John […]

     
  • MLB Trade Grades– Masterson, Doubront, Lester, Cespedes All Get Dealt

    MLB Trade Grades– Masterson, Doubront, Lester, Cespedes All Get Dealt

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 31, 2014 at 11:08 am 0 comments

    As we head into the last few hours before baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline, we look back on the activity of the last 24 hours, and give our Trade Grades for all: Cleveland Indians trade P Justin Masterson to the St Louis Cardinals for prospect OF James Ramsey Indians– B Masterson […]

     
  • Midseason Prospects Review- New York Yankees

    Midseason Prospects Review- New York Yankees

    Jake Dixon, MLB July 30, 2014 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    After reviewing the New York Mets Top Five Prospects, as listed by MLB.com, today we will turn top the New York Yankees Top Five, as the Trade Deadline approaches: 1. Luis Severino, RHP: Severino burst onto the scene in 2013 as an unknown prospect in the Yankee organization. Last season, […]

     
  • New York Jets: Greener Pastures Ahead

    New York Jets: Greener Pastures Ahead

    Featured Writers, Gennady Braginsky, NFL July 30, 2014 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    The New York Jets had a surprising season after most analysts predicted them to go 3-13 or worse. The offense was pretty anemic, and Geno Smith did not prove much except that he has a lot to learn about playing in the NFL. To be fair however, the Jets should […]

     
  • Has Chandler Parsons Recharged the Dallas/Houston Rivalry?

    Has Chandler Parsons Recharged the Dallas/Houston Rivalry?

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA July 29, 2014 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    There’s always been a rivalry between the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks, simply because they are both in the state of Texas, but with the success of the San Antonio Spurs, both teams usually wind up competing for second best, if anything. But that may change this year in light […]

     
  • Midseason Prospects Update- New York Mets

    Midseason Prospects Update- New York Mets

    Jake Dixon, MLB July 29, 2014 at 10:02 pm 0 comments

    On Sunday, MLB.com released its midseason Top 100 Prospects List and today, I will review their top five New York Mets prospects. 1. Noah Syndergaard, RHP- “Thor” is the clear-cut choice to be the Mets top prospect by just about all prospect reviews and I emphatically agree. Veteran general manager […]

     
  • Will Jon Lester and Cole Hamels be on the Move?

    Will Jon Lester and Cole Hamels be on the Move?

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB July 28, 2014 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    Over the weekend it was reported that the Boston Red Sox were considering moving Jon Lester to the LA Dodgers for Matt Kemp, with star prospect Joc Pederson deemed untouchable. Since then Fox Sports Ken Rosenthal and ESPN’s Buster Olney have reported that multiple teams have contacted the Red Sox […]

     
  • New York Jets Training Camp Notes

    New York Jets Training Camp Notes

    Jake Dixon, NFL July 28, 2014 at 10:39 pm 0 comments

    Sack attack in New York: The New York Jets, one of the most dominant defenses the first few seasons under head coach Rex Ryan, have repeatedly had trouble getting to the quarterback the last couple years. They’ve made changes in recent years to apply more pressure on opposing teams signal-callers. With […]

     
  • Roger Goodell Sends the Wrong Message…. Again

    Roger Goodell Sends the Wrong Message…. Again

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL July 27, 2014 at 9:58 pm 1 comment

    When Roger Goodell became Commissioner of the NFL in 2006 the NFL had an image problem, one he worked quickly to change with his implementing the NFL Personal Conduct Policy. From Pacman Jones to Chris Henry, to Tank Johnson, all felt the wrath as a result of their excess and […]

     
  • Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Geale Recap

    Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Geale Recap

    Boxing, Tom Lembo July 27, 2014 at 3:06 pm 0 comments

    On Saturday July 26th at Madison Square Garden IBO and WBA middleweight champion Gennady (GGG) Golovkin (30-0, 27 KO) put on a dazzling display of power as he overwhelmed Australian challenger Daniel “Real Deal” Geale (30-3, 16 KO). This was another step up in the level of competition for Golovkin […]