Category Archives: Sports

Best Of Times (For Sports!)

I certainly wouldn’t consider myself as being a sports nut, but I would consider myself a sports fan. I find this time of year to be especially fun. Baseball, which I love despite my Reds struggles for way too long … Continue reading

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What is Opening Day without the Parade

I remember not so long ago when the Cincinnati Reds were given the honor to kick off the season every year. You also always knew that before the game kicked off that same day there was a parade that wound … Continue reading

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March 29th is opening day.

The Reds pitch off against the Washington Nationals to start the 2018 season here in Cincinnati. And I can not wait until the MLB season starts, means the spring is here and the summer is on its way. But what … Continue reading

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Spring is just around the corner

With the super bowl coming up in just a couple hours, the NFL Season will be coming to an end before we know it. I always like looking forward to the player draft, one because I am a huge Bengals … Continue reading

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Who enjoys spending Sunday’s watching football?

Some may enjoy it more than others but I am a Bengals season ticket holder and with all the recent events circled around the NFL some have distanced them self from the NFL. For those that do not watch or … Continue reading

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It’s not too early to look ahead to the 2017 baseball season

Okay…I know it’s football season but let’s talk a little Reds baseball for a change. The Reds are still in rebuild mode. They do not have as many players with contracts expiring soon, nor do they have a lot of … Continue reading

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How many in one year

If the pundits are to be believed then 2 teams in Cincinnati will be looking for new coaches at the end of their seasons, and if there is no change, possibly a third. Tommy Tuberville has done nothing to endear … Continue reading

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Whooda Thunk it!

Well…the end of the world must be near as BOTH the Cubs AND Indians have reached the World Series. For decades, these two teams have been the face of futility for long-suffering fans everywhere. But times change and both teams … Continue reading

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More Baseball Fun

  Who said it? Here are the answers from Tuesday’s blog.   1.  “Bench me or trade me!” (Chico Ruiz, after getting extended playing time due to other players’ injuries.)    2. “I just want to say…”We’ve got the rings, … Continue reading

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More Baseball Fun

  Who said it? (Answers will follow in a few days.)   1. “Bench me or trade me!”    2. “I just want to say…”We’ve got the rings, we’ve got the money, we’ve got everything!”     3. “Marty, do you have … Continue reading

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Play Ball!

In honor of the start of the 2016 baseball season, how many of you out there remember this former major leaguer? While his baseball career wasn’t long, his ‘other’ career was certainly a success. For those that may know know … Continue reading

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It Has To Be Here

Spring that is. I should need nothing more than to look at my lawn to determine this, but every year there are sports related items that confirm spring’s arrival. The NCAA tournament, first pitch of the season, NHL and NBA … Continue reading

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Peyton Manning

One of the greatest players of all time, retired a few days ago, Peyton Manning.  After 18 years in the NFL Peyton is walking away from the sport he gave so much to.  I’m glad I got to watch Manning’s … Continue reading

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When winter comes, can spring training be far behind…

Like many, I look forward to spring training and the baseball season to follow.  I’m am also a Reds fan and like others, I am critical of their trades last year and also their off-season ‘deals’. I don’t think we … Continue reading

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