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OBP: CPBL Offseason Special – Expansion Draft Live Show

Patrick Melbourne, Daniel Shih, Rob from CPBL Stats, Ryan Chen, Infield Fly Girl, and Evan Escher react to the Wei Chuan Dragons picking their players in the expansion draft. They also walk through the slightly complicated Free Agency system, and prepare for the new five team setup in 2021. Continue reading OBP: CPBL Offseason Special – Expansion Draft Live Show

BROWNE: Why This Year Will Be Different For The Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Nation is a land of many, and one where loyalty has been put to the highest of tests. The source of said loyalty – the Toronto Maple Leafs – currently holds the longest active Stanley Cup drought, and the second longest ever, at 53 seasons – dating back to 1966-67. They also own the 7th-longest championship drought in North American professional sports. On Wednesday … Continue reading BROWNE: Why This Year Will Be Different For The Toronto Maple Leafs

Top Ten Sports Moments of 2020

2020 was rough. I’m just starting off with a shocker of a sentiment there, aren’t I? I’m really going bold and doubtlessly making everyone wonder why I could possibly have said that. Sigh. The COVID-19 pandemic continues on into 2021 for countless people and throughout a year that’s been sad for so many, I wanted to share some of the sports moments that made me … Continue reading Top Ten Sports Moments of 2020

Formula One Power Rankings: June 2020

After a bunch of “Virtual GPs,” the real Formula One is almost ready to come back in Austria with two races at The Red Bull Ring. So, we thought it would be an interesting idea to do some power rankings for every driver ahead of the season. Here’s the standard disclaimer that these are all just my personal rankings, and they don’t really represent anything … Continue reading Formula One Power Rankings: June 2020

Bullpen Bends, Doesn’t Break in 3–2 Rakuten Monkeys Victory

It wasn’t the most welcoming start to Ryan Carpenter’s CPBL career the first time around, but the second time was the charm for him in the Rakuten Monkeys’ 3–2 win over the CTBC Brothers. Rakuten Monkeys 3, CTBC Brothers 2 (10)W: Wang Yao-Lin (1–0)L: Wu Chun-Wei (0–1) Carpenter threw 92 pitches, allowing only five hits over his 6.2 scoreless innings of work. The Monkeys’ typically potent offense was calmer today, … Continue reading Bullpen Bends, Doesn’t Break in 3–2 Rakuten Monkeys Victory