Mets and Collins Show True Grit Oct07

Mets and Collins Sho...

While the Mets lost more key players than any other team in baseball which was nothing short of a baseball catastrophe they miraculously made the playoffs. This is why you saw few sad faces from management, players and fans as the Mets realized what they had accomplished under the most...

Mets and Their Fans ...

For those who believed that Matt Harvey, Jake DeGrom, Steven Matz, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler were going to a pitch for the Mets in harmony and health for years to come were living in a fantasy world. In a day and age where pitchers get injured as often as they don’t the idea that...

David Wright Will No...

David Wright is done as a premier baseball player. A true gentleman and phenomenal talent is nearing the end any way you want to look at it. The Mets however are better—but getting to the next level will take them out of their comfort zone. 1-David Wright will never return to the form of his...

Baseball Season Begins: Football Dominates Americas Psyche Apr02

Baseball Season Begi...

In what was nothing short of a brilliant and funny skit on the differences between baseball and football, comedian George Carlin hit the ball out of the park. Carlin might not have known it at the time, but his skit spoke to why football and not baseball has become America’s sport. Opening...

Jacoby Ellsbury: No Honor Among Thieves Dec04

Jacoby Ellsbury: No ...

The signing of Jacoby Ellsbury by the New York Yankees sent shockwaves through the baseball world. Ellsbury now a former Boston Red Sox spent his entire career in Boston and was part of the Boston brand and two championship teams. How could Ellsbury a Boston fixture go to his former team’s...

Pete Rose A Man Without A Baseball Country-A Psychological Analysis Sep16

Pete Rose A Man With...

Recently Pete Rose was back in the news after Ichiro Suzuki reached 4000 career hits. Rose stated that Suzuki’s hits when he was playing in Japan should not be counted towards his total. At 72 years old Pete Rose banned for life from baseball spends his time signing autographs and talking to...

Alex Rodriguez From Perpetrator To Victim-What He Has To Do Aug05

Alex Rodriguez From ...

The wait is over and Alex Rodriguez has been suspended and the sporting world has reacted. What Rodriquez does next will tell us much about the place he is in psychologically. In that regard the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior–so my best guess is that we can expect...

Alex Rodriquez Ahead of His Time Mar18

Alex Rodriquez Ahead...

Joel Sherman of the New York Post recently wrote a very good article about Alex Rodriquez and his training habits. http://www.nypost.com/p/sports/yankees/rod_radical_head_stars_toe_is_program_FUcdxCbjqKmBJWLXZvNmuJ Sherman who is a well respected sports writer who I often read —...