What Does the Stroman Trade Mean for the Mets?

The New York Mets made a splash just ahead of the trade deadline, acquiring Marcus Stroman from the Toronto Blue Jays for minor league pitchers Anthony Kay and Simeon Woods-Richardson. The deal comes as a surprise as the Mets were seen as deadline sellers, with the biggest name available being hurler Noah Syndergaard. But the…

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Are the Phillies in Trouble?

The Phillies capped off their West Coast trip by winning their final two games against the Padres, but there is much to be concerned following a road trip that saw them lose five consecutive games, suffer yet another injury in the outfield, lose a key bullpen arm and see their division lead dwindle to just…

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“Rocketman” Fails to Blast Off

Released just six months after Bohemian Rhapsody, it’s hard for the Elton John fantasy-biopic Rocketman to escape comparisons to the Queen biopic, and while I had mixed feelings about Bohemian Rhapsody, it is a significantly better film overall than Rocketman. Taron Egerton, who has been connected to Elton John before by covering “I’m Still Standing” in Sing and starring alongside John…

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The Worst First Round Picks of the 2010s

Sometimes, it just doesn’t work out. Yesterday, we revealed the best first round picks of the 2010s. Today, we will review the worst. Whether the player’s career was hampered by injuries, poor play or attitude, here are the biggest busts and reaches of the past decade based on draft position. While overall play is a…

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The Best First Round Picks of the 2010s

Ten years ago, I because writing mock drafts on a Blogger website just for the pure enjoyment. A lot has changed over the past decade, including the prevalence of mock drafts, better data available to evaluate a prospect, the new CBA changed the value of first round picks and, of course, the transition to this…

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The Way Too Early 2020 NFL Mock Draft

1. Cincinnati Bengals – Tua Tagovailoa (QB/Alabama) Cincinnati has a new head coach and if they do bottom out, Andy Dalton can be released for $17.7 million in cap relief. Tagovailoa would have definitely been in discussion for the first overall pick in 2019 had he been eligible and has been compared to Russell Wilson….

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Ten Characters We Want to See in the Upcoming MCU Films

Don’t worry – there’s no Avengers: Endgame spoilers in this list, but the film was a monumental conclusion to a 22-film saga that spanned 11 years. Now, it’s time to look ahead to what’s at stake. Yesterday, I asked 10 questions regarding the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but with a company that has existed for 80 years (and…

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Top 10 Questions Following “Avengers: Endgame”

I initially started writing a review for Avengers: Endgame, but there is just so much to unpack that I think it is better reserved for a podcast. That said, this article is going to have a lot of spoilers from the movie. Please do not read on until you have seen the film. While the Marvel…

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2019 NFL Mock Draft – Round 2

33. Arizona Cardinals – Byron Murphy (CB/Washington) Adam Schefter tweeted this morning that Murphy is the “heavy” favorite to be taken with the top pick tonight unless Arizona trades it. 34. Indianapolis Colts – Greedy Williams (CB/LSU) Indianapolis traded out of the first round and it may not have hurt them as only one cornerback…

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