Tag Archive: Spring Training

Mar 23

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/23-03/29

March Madness never disappoints. The first round saw several major upsets, including Hawaii over Cal, S.F. Austin over West Virginia, AR Little Rock over Purdue, Yale over Baylor, and the big daddy of them all, Middle Tennessee State over Michigan …

Mar 16

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/16-03/22

March Madness tipped off on Tuesday, but the actual First Round starts on Thursday. Per usual, there is plenty of hype surrounding who was left on, and off, the bracket. This 2016 tournament includes the losingest group of teams ever, …

Mar 09

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/09-03/15

Spring Training rolls on, with Opening Night set for Sunday, April 3. As many clubs spend their time filling out roster spots, several questions still remain. One-time pitching wonder, Tim Lincecum, has yet to find a home, though San …

Mar 02

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 03/02-03/08

Spring Training is underway, and there are plenty of prospects worth an extra look. Corey Seager will make the Los Angeles Dodgers squad for opening day, and will be a bona fide starter for the reigning division champs. Byron Buxton

Feb 24

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 02/24-03/01

Spring Training games start on Tuesday, March 1, when Pittsburgh plays Detroit, Baltimore plays Atlanta, Toronto plays Philadelphia, and Cincinnati plays Cleveland. While the games are little more than a warm-up and an opportunity to see prospects fight for an …

Feb 16

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 02/17-02/23

The NBA regular season resumes on Thursday, when Chicago travels to Cleveland and San Antonio plays at LA Clippers. With All-Star Weekend having come and gone, the league has entered the second half. Toronto, Cleveland, Atlanta, Oklahoma City, Golden State, …

Feb 10

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 02/10-02/16

NBA takes center stage for a couple months, post-NFL, pre-MLB. Now that football has concluded, all eyes shift to the Golden State Warriors and their record-setting pace, chasing 73 wins and back-to-back titles. Stephen Curry & Co. seem unstoppable, but …

Feb 08

2016 MLB Word Association

Nine days until pitchers and catchers report, at least for five MLB teams, but if your heart doesn’t beat for Arizona, Cleveland, Philadelphia, St. Louis or San Francisco, you’ll have to wait a day or two longer. The Super Bowl …

Mar 17

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 3/18-3/24

2015 NCAA Basketball Tournament started Round 1 yesterday, with the four play-in games concluding tonight.  Round 2 (which was formerly Round 1) tips off Thursday, March 19th.  As expected, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Duke, and Villanova each got #1 seeds …

Mar 03

The Front Page and Other Shenanigans: Your weekly guide of what to look for, and what to look away from 3/04-3/10

Spring Training is underway, and ChaChaandSpoons.com is wasting no time providing predictions for the upcoming season.  The regular season officially kicks off Sunday, April 5th, when St. Louis goes to Chicago Cubs in an important divisional series.  The …

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