It always seems unfair when a small market team loses a star in the off season. But is it always a bad thing? Sure the Padres stink this year. But at least they are not being bogged down by big contracts for Adrian Gonzalez and Heath Bell.
In my latest for Bleacher Report, I talk about why appeasing the fan base for one winter can potentially be disastrous for many summers.
You can read the article HERE.
Showtime is following the Marlins for season two of The Franchise.
But with all the drama and strife on and off the field in Boston, they may have missed their best chance for some riveting reality TV.
I wrote about it in my latest article for Bleacher Report.
The full article can be found here.
It’s always an awkward moment… that first time you see one of your favorite players wearing another uniform.
It makes the whole “your guy was traded” concept so much more real.
Good luck in Chicago, Youk.
At least he still plays for the Sox!