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By Josh Kramer Beantown is not exactly the place to be these days.  At least when it comes to sports.  First, the Boston’s beloved Red Sox had arguably the worst breakdown in baseball history, blowing a seemingly insurmountable nine-game lead during the course … Continue reading

Food for Thought 9-13-2011

Photo courtesy of zimbio.com. Former Florida Gator star tight end Aaron Hernandez (pictured above) had an outstanding opener last night.

By Josh Kramer

It was a heck of a weekend capped off by a double-dose of Monday Night Football.  Week 1 of the NFL season is in the books.  Week 2 of the College Football season is finished.  And the seemingly never-ending US Open has finally come to a conclusion.

The following are the main topics that have caught my attention.

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Weekly Nickel 8-29-2011

Photo courtesy of deadspin.com. The best rivalry in baseball continues on at Fenway on Tuesday night.

By Josh Kramer

Hurricane Irene has finally decided to leave the East Coast alone.  And sure there are damages and repercussions that will ensue for a while, but the sporting world continues to trek on.  Sports can act as a release for many of the people suffering ill effects in the wake of the vicious storm hopefully. Here are the main events for the week ahead.

5.  NFL Preseason football enters the fourth and final week.  Opening night is just around the corner, and the real “dress rehearsal” just occurred this past weekend.  But still, many guys are fighting for one of those 53 roster spots and will lay it all on the line for the preseason finale. Continue reading

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By Josh Kramer Everyone is well aware of a few things in the American League this year.  Number one, the two favorites to represent the League in the Fall Classic reside in the AL East.  Number two, the AL East … Continue reading

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By Josh Kramer I may just be imagining things, but it feels like this year, there are more MVP candidates than in a normal year.  This could possibly be due to outstanding pitching and piss-pour hitting?  Or it could be due … Continue reading