A Call to Arms: Team USA Needs Star Power

This piece is twice as effective when read while listening to Thirty Seconds to Mars – “A Call to Arms”; so I went ahead and attached it here for you.   Back in 2005 – just as baseball was being voted out of the Olympic Games; a new concept for an international baseball …

Beak and Skiff Apple Orchard

For many Central, NY residents a popular outing in the Fall is a trip to Beak and Skiff Apple Orchards located in Lafayette, NY. Beak and Skiff has evolved into a popular tourist attraction that appeals to all ages making it even more successful. 6 Things To Check Out Stop …

MiLB Rebranding: Yay or Nay

Rebranding is very familiar to Minor League baseball but, the question is when is it going to happen to your home-team?  The Staten Island Yankees are the current MiLB team entering the rebranding process and what was supposed to be a great homage to the Yankees and to Staten Island as …

Interview with NFL Defensive Lineman Joe Vellano

Joe Vellano played for the University of Maryland Terrapins from 2008-2012. A two-time All-ACC Performer, Joe excelled as a premiere tackler in NCAA Division I football. As a redshirt junior in 2011, he led the FBS in tackles by a defensive lineman with 94. Despite his success during his redshirt junior …

NFL Week 6 Picks

Here are my picks for Week 6 of the NFL season. I’ll be giving you my straight up picks, against the spread picks, my three best bets and a three team six point teaser. If you win, tell them you came here! If you don’t win, you have no clue …

NFL Week 5 Picks

I had this whole opening I was going to do for this piece. I was going to talk about the Thursday night game and dabble in some college football to lead it off. Well the Thursday night game was awful, per usual so I watched the MLB playoffs. I’ve never …