Sam Bowie: The Man Who Was Drafted Ahead of Michael Jordan
Sam Bowie was selected with the second overall pick in the 1984 NBA Draft, one spot ahead of Michael Jordan. A historic mistake for sure, but just how bad was it at the time?
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Kansas City Royals History?
Though the Kansas City Royals don't have a rich history when it comes to home run hitters, there are still several powerful bats from franchise history that are worth remembering. In this article, I'll discuss the five greatest Kansas City Royals home run hitters of all time.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Houston Astros History?
The Houston Astros have a rich history of power hitters in their lineup. In this article, I will explore the top five home run hitters in Houston Astros history.
The Man Behind the Heisman Trophy: John W. Heisman
If not for a freak accident, John Heisman might never have become a legend in American football. He changed the game forever with his numerous innovations.
Top 5 Surprise Football Teams of the Last Two Decades
As a football fan, I often watch games when my favourite team is not involved. In most of these cases, I root for the underdogs. In this article, I collected some of the most successful underdogs since I started following the sport.
Buster Posey: A Legendary Career
On November 4, 2021, Buster Posey retired from baseball. This article discusses the issues surrounding his decision to retire, attempts to put perspective on his great career, and speculates on his eligibility into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Detroit Tigers History?
The Detroit Tigers have seen a lot of power hitters throughout their storied history. In this article, I'll explore the top five home run hitters in Detroit Tigers history.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Colorado Rockies History?
The Colorado Rockies are known for power because of the thin air at Coors Field, but most of the home run hitters in franchise history weren't made because of park factors. In this article, I'll review the top five home run hitters in Colorado Rockies history.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Cleveland Guardians History?
The first sluggers for the Cleveland Guardians were prominent in the 1930s, and the franchise had another rush of power in the 1950s. The best power threats of all-time, however, came during the 1990s, and in this article, I will explore the top five home run hitters in Cleveland Guardians history.
Frank Shugart: The First American League Player Ever Banned From Baseball
Frank Shugart became the first American League player to be banned from baseball when league President Ban Johnson banished him in 1901. The Chicago White Sox shortstop was reinstated later in the season, but his actions got him blackballed and he never appeared in the Major Leagues again.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Cincinnati Reds History?
The Cincinnati Reds have a long history of power-hitting superstars. From multiple Hall of Famers to some of the best short-term sluggers in baseball history, the list of the top five home run hitters in Cincinnati Reds history features a lot of recognizable names.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Chicago White Sox History?
The Chicago White Sox have a long history that features a lot of underrated sluggers. In this article, I will explore top home run hitters in Chicago White Sox history.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Chicago Cubs History?
The Chicago Cubs haven't won the most championships, but they still have a rich history of power-hitting talent. In this article, I'll look at the top five home run hitters in the history of the Chicago Cubs.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Boston Red Sox History?
The Boston Red Sox have a rich history when it comes to sluggers. This article will explore the top five home run hitters in Boston Red Sox history.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Baltimore Orioles History?
Many sluggers have passed through the Baltimore Orioles organization since 1901. This article will explore the five greatest home run hitters in Baltimore Orioles history.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Atlanta Braves History?
The Atlanta Braves are associated with some of the best home run hitters in baseball history, so it's not surprising that the list of the top five home run hitters in franchise history features some recognizable names—but possibly some you might not expect.
Who Are the Top 5 Home Run Hitters in Arizona Diamondbacks History?
The Arizona Diamondbacks came into Major League Baseball in 1998, so they have a shorter history than most teams, but still have employed several sluggers. This article will explore the top five home run hitters in Arizona Diamondbacks history.
The Greatest Eras in Cleveland Browns History
Since returning as an expansion franchise in 1999, the Cleveland Browns have been among the worst teams in the NFL, but the franchise has an extremely rich history. Let's take a stroll down memory lane and visit the greatest eras of Cleveland Browns football.
Which Quarterbacks Have Won the Most Super Bowls?
While the quarterback is not the only player or person responsible for an NFL team winning the Super Bowl, he does play a significant role. This article will explore the quarterbacks who have won the most Super Bowl championships.
Top 10 Greatest Ever ODI Innings in the History of Men’s Cricket
Cricket is regarded as a gentlemen's game, and in the many years of its existence, we've witnessed special things unfold on the cricket field. In this article, let us gauge through 10 of the greatest ever innings played in ODI cricket.
NCAA Basketball Mid-Major Teams to Watch in 2021-2022
This is a look at some of the less heralded Division I basketball teams that could prove to be difficult matchups for their major conference counterparts in November, December, or March.
Guide to the Malaysian Football League System
Following up on my last article on the English Football League system, which was rather difficult to write, here's my next article on Malaysia's Football League structure, which is a little closer to home. Take a look!
How an Investment Group Nearly Changed the History of the Cleveland Guardians
As a charter member of the American League in 1901, ownership of the Cleveland Guardians was nearly shifted to a public group just months into the season. Had that deal gone through, the history of the franchise could have taken a much different direction.
Top 5 Detroit Tigers Trade Deadline Deals
A look back at the biggest Detroit Tigers trade deadline deals, their impact at the time and on seasons to come. Players highlighted include Justin Verlander, John Smoltz, David Price, Jose Iglesias, Jeimer Candelario, Daz Cameron, and Doyle Alexander.
American Football Penalties Explained
This article will cover every single NFL penalty. Learn what each penalty is called, what the hand motions by the referees indicate, the consequence for the penalty, and explanations of what these penalties may look like in-game.
Why Is the Away Goals Rule Being Abolished in UEFA Club Competitions?
For nearly 60 years, the away goals rule has determined some huge victories and huge upsets. However, as the landscape of football changes, so do the rules. Let's take a look at the away goals rule and why it is being abolished.
5 of the Greatest Performances in NBA Playoff History
The NBA Playoffs are where the greatest stars shine the brightest. Players who rise up to the occasion are forever etched in the annals of NBA history.
Why Are Midfielders So Important in Football (Soccer)?
In football (soccer), there are three important positions on the field; the defenders, midfielders and the forwards. All positions are important, however, midfielders have the ability to change the whole dynamic of the team. Let's see why midfielders are so important in football.
AFC Wimbledon: One of the Best Comeback Stories in World Football
Comeback stories are some of the best moments to savor as a football fan, no matter what club you support. Listening to another club's comeback story is really satisfying to hear. Let's read AFC Wimbledon's rise back to league football.
Guide to English Football's Pyramids, Promotion & Relegation
One of the selling points in football (soccer) is the promotion & relegation rule. It's the source of "Final day" dramas, success stories, happiness and disappointments. Let's take a look at how deep the football pyramid goes in English football.
How Many Cy Young Awards Would Bob Feller Have Won?
The Cy Young Award did not exist during Bob Feller's legendary career, but if it had, how many trophies would the Hall of Famer have claimed? In this article, I'll discuss Feller's finest seasons and see where he likely would have stacked up in a race for the Cy Young Award.
How Will the Europa Conference League Affect the Champions League and Europa League?
The Europa Conference League, a new addition to the existing European Club Football (Soccer) competition, will act as the third division of the UEFA competition behind the likes of the Champions League and Europa League.
The 10 Best Catchers in MLB History
Who is the greatest catcher in the history of baseball? It's a question that when asked is often followed by spirited debate. Outside of Yogi Berra, Johnny Bench, and Josh Gibson, there are several other catchers worth remembering, so read on to discover the 10 best catchers in MLB history.
What Is the Mendoza Line?
Heard of someone hitting "below the Mendoza Line?" Trust me, it's not a good thing. The Mendoza Line has been used as a description for subpar batting in baseball for decades. Unfortunately for one MLB player, he was actually the actual "Mendoza."
5 of the Best Three-Point Shooters in NBA History Second Edition
What was once considered an ABA gimmick, the three-point shot is now a vital part of today's game. Here are 5 of the greatest 3-point shooters of all time.
MLB Middle Infield Duos That Won a Gold Glove in the Same Year
While bashing the ball over the fence gets most of the press, it is the quiet defense that makes good teams great. The Gold Glove has been given to the best fielder in each league in each position. Only a few of teams have been fortunate enough to have a shortstop/second baseman Gold Glove combo.