Counterpoint: Aw, Screw Ryan Lochte

Yesterday Sean headed off the typical pile-on after an athlete misstep by contextualizing Ryan Lochte as, rather than the preeminent dumb jock of our time, just the latest in a long line of tacky and oblivious athlete-mannequins that have always been around. Not a parable, not a lesson—just another dude that's good at… » 8/19/12 3:35pm 8/19/12 3:35pm

Important: This Was The Worst Play In The History Of Baseball

I was encouraged to see Dan take such a bold stance in even entering the A.J. Pierzynski Groundout Debacle of 2012 as a contender for Worst Play in the History of Baseball™. However, there really is no debate when it comes to this. It was actually another former San Francisco Giant, Ruben Rivera, who unequivocally… » 8/13/12 10:20pm 8/13/12 10:20pm