Friday 06th March 2015,
Balltribe

Monthly Archives: October 2013

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Why the Tradition Sticks

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Why the Tradition Sticks

February 28, 2011 – Max Selim If you’ve every attended a baseball game you are conscious of the 7th singing of Take Me Out to the Ballgame. It doesn’t matter if you’re at Ebbets Field in 1913, Dodger Stadium in 2010 or anywhere, anywhen in between. In fact, it’s so familiar, so ubiquitous I hadn’t [...]

February 28, 2011 thedug MLB 1

10 NFL Lockout Facts Fans Need to Know

10 NFL Lockout Facts Fans Need to Know

February 28, 2011 – Matt De Lima The NFL Lockout. It’s a topic on all the minds of football fans and it’s coming to a critical point where if owners and players cannot come together we will not have a NFL season. While we have heard about the looming issue it may be that some [...]

February 28, 2011 thepig NFL 9

Week in Review: 2/28/11

Week in Review: 2/28/11

February 28, 2011 – Dan Sweatt What has happened to Rick ‘The Wild Thing’ Vaughn? I mean, he’s off the deep end like Greg Louganis, and has no intentions of getting out of the pool anytime soon. His father has tried reaching out to him, and that hasn’t worked. I’m sure his brother Emilio has [...]

February 28, 2011 thedug MLB 0

Florida Panthers Local TV Ratings Lose To Infomercial

Florida Panthers Local TV Ratings Lose To Infomercial

February 27, 2011 – Dr. Rush Florida Panthers fans got round of bad news as their team made national headlines for having TV ratings in Florida that lose out routinely to infomercials and kids programming. Hockey has had a tough time grabbing attendance and TV ratings in many Southern markets and the fact that Last [...]

February 27, 2011 thepuck NHL 3

Picking Talent At The NFL Combine

Picking Talent At The NFL Combine

February 27, 2011 – Capt. Gridiron Here’s a quick look at the talent at the NFL Combine getting a rundown on the all-important 40-yard dash. It’s important. The video itself is nothing much as an instructor breaks down the stance for the players. I first expected the player to fall while starting the dash but [...]

February 27, 2011 thepig NFL 0

Blue Jackets Rookie Nets Natural Hat Trick

Blue Jackets Rookie Nets Natural Hat Trick

February 26, 2011 – Dr. Rush Welcome to the NHL, Matt Calvert. The Columbus Blue Jackets rookie made a splash on Friday night by getting a hat trick and assist in just his 20th NHL game. The Blue Jackets rookie tallied a natural hat trick in a 5-3 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes. It will [...]

February 26, 2011 thepuck NHL 0

NFL Combine Is Here, Time To Whip It Out

NFL Combine Is Here, Time To Whip It Out

February 26, 2011 – Dr. Crackback Potential NFL Draft picks are gathering in Indianapolis this week for the NFL Combine to essentially whip it out and measure their talents.  A player must face a battery of tests to determine where they stack up against that years talent which include jumping, running, BBQ-ing, written tests, interviews [...]

February 26, 2011 thepig NFL 2

Classic Baseball Video Games

Classic Baseball Video Games

February 25, 2011 – Tom Geiger As February comes to a close, we are reminded of the many reasons why this month is the shittiest month of all. Between the bitter, cold weather, our nation’s curious veneration of clairvoyant rodents, and the lack of relevant sporting events following the football game that my team is [...]

February 25, 2011 thedug MLB 1

Puck Doctors Weekend Links, Is Sidney Crosby Done For Season?

Puck Doctors Weekend Links, Is Sidney Crosby Done For Season?

February 25, 2011 – Dr. Rush Return of Alexei: Pens Land Kovalev for Pick The Pittsburgh Penguins have been targeting Ottawa Senators winger Alexei Kovalev for about a month. Today, February 24th, is his birthday. What better birthday gift than for him to be traded back to a city where he was once loved, where [...]

February 25, 2011 thepuck NHL 0

Pigskin Doctors Weekend Roundup with Cecil Newton

Pigskin Doctors Weekend Roundup with Cecil Newton

February 25, 2011 – Dr. Hut Hut Hike Searching for the Cam Newton Tapes Scott Moore was on 97.7 FM in Huntsville, Alabama tonight. During his short 9 minute interview Moore states that he heard tapes from Cecil Newton claiming that Auburn was willing to pay $180,000 for Cam. Cecil goes on to say that [...]

February 25, 2011 thepig NFL 0