correct when they traded for him his contract was up at the end of the year. It looked like he wouldn't have a shot to rejoin team this year with Harding, Backstrom (ugh) and Kuemper around. But once Harding broke his foot it created an opening. I could see him starting the season in Minnesota with Backstrom as his… » 9/30/14 11:13am Yesterday 11:13am

Adding sports books to Atlantic City actually isn't a half bad idea, it will bring in a new type of customer and should help the remaining casinos stay afloat. Unfortunately this idea is about 20 years too late for AC though. There is just so much more competition now that prevents them from a real competitive… » 9/09/14 10:27am 9/09/14 10:27am

One note: the cars in the video aren't sprint cars, they are midgets, which oddly enough tend to be "safer" then the sprints in the Ward/Stewart incident. They are however in the same "family" more or less with the Sprints as they are both open wheel dirt racers, however there are several differences in regards to the… » 8/19/14 4:35pm 8/19/14 4:35pm

While Stewart certainly has shown a temper in the past, it should be noted that NASCAR history and recent history are full of these type of outbursts/disagreements/fights amongst many, many drivers including more of the top "nice guys" like Johnson, Gordon, Edwards and so on. Right or wrong it is the nature of the… » 8/10/14 12:59pm 8/10/14 12:59pm

Cespedes tends to be a bit over-rated amongst a lot of folks as well. He certainly has all the raw talent/tools in the world, however the league has caught up to him a bit the past 2 seasons. Still a solid 3 WAR a year type guy, so essentially the A's are giving up 4 WAR over the next 1.25 years for a few months of… » 7/31/14 10:26am 7/31/14 10:26am

Citi employees a ton of people in Brooklyn who use the G to get to their building. Also, I imagine you have plenty of people who work in Brooklyn who live in Queens that rely on the G to get them there. Additionally, there are plenty of folks who rely on the G to make other connections to get into the city via the E,… » 7/28/14 5:39pm 7/28/14 5:39pm