Mind games: How Covid-19 Has Changed Athletes Mental Approach to Sports

Finally! We’re starting to see signs of hope when it comes to the resumption of sports around the globe. But as leagues are knocking on the door of getting back to work, how are athletes going to deal with change? Covid-19 has turned our world upside down and that includes the sports world, too. ForContinue reading “Mind games: How Covid-19 Has Changed Athletes Mental Approach to Sports”

What will it take for the MLB to return? Texas Rangers Field Reporter Emily Jones would do this to make it happen

She accepts my Zoom invitation, pops up on my laptop screen and she’s on the phone clearly trying to solve a problem. She says, “well that’s incredibly odd” only to hang up and tell her 8-year-old son not to give out her phone number while playing video games over the internet. It was a solicitorContinue reading “What will it take for the MLB to return? Texas Rangers Field Reporter Emily Jones would do this to make it happen”

Mike Doocy Changed My Life In 7th Grade

It was the Spring of 1996, I was in the 7th Grade and faced with deciding what to pursue in a “career research” project in Mrs. Kelemen’s English class. I had absolutely no clue so my teacher asked me what I like to do outside of school and I responded with, “sports.” I played absolutelyContinue reading “Mike Doocy Changed My Life In 7th Grade”

Squint and you just might see sports

Today is a good day. Quarantine is about to pay off. And sports are trending in the right direction for a return to the United States. Major League Baseball is expected to give a return-to-play proposal to the MLBPA within a week and teams have encouraged players to gear up for a second dose ofContinue reading “Squint and you just might see sports”

Think Quarantine Is Tough? Think Again

Professional athletes are overpaid, cocky and have no care in the world except for themselves. Right? Many have those views, but this is a story how one of those athletes was selfless and without a doubt has inspired a little boy who faced the ultimate test…cancer. 55 days. That’s how many days it’s been withoutContinue reading “Think Quarantine Is Tough? Think Again”

Sportscaster In Shorts

54 days. That’s how long it’s been without sports. Sure, the trips down memory lane of various Finals and championships we’ve seen lately have been fun to reminisce. Or even last night’s Opening Day in the Korean Baseball Organization between the NC Dinos and Samsung Lions which was a fantastic idea from ESPN to getContinue reading “Sportscaster In Shorts”