David Goehst

Hisashi Iwakuma Tosses Fourth No-Hitter Of 2015

Hisashi Iwakuma Tosses Fourth No-Hitter Of 2015

Taking 116 pitches and plenty of close calls into the ninth inning, Hisashi Iwakuma became the fourth pitcher to hurl a no-hitting this season, blanking the Orioles 3-0. Although he walked three batters, he took little time in putting away a stagnant hitting Baltimore lineup en route to becoming the second Mariner to toss a […]

Seattle Mariners

Four Major Issues Boston Red Sox Must Fix Before 2016

Four Major Issues Boston Red Sox Must Fix Before 2016

Manager John Farrell and GM Ben Cherington have begun planning a new look for Red Sox team for 2016, both knowing the organization needs to improve both its defense and pitching should they compete with Toronto and New York. Players like David Price and Jordan Zimmermann will be available as starter options this winter, which […]

Hanley Ramirez

Chicago Cubs Beat Brewers Behind Haren, Streak Hits Five

Chicago Cubs Beat Brewers Behind Haren, Streak Hits Five

Behind another strong plate performance from Jorge Soler and Anthony Rizzo, along with solid pitching from Dan Haren, the Chicago Cubs moved to 63-48 with an impressive 6-3 win that featured Starlin Castro taking over at second base. Coupled with St. Louis’ win, the Cubs moved to 2.5 games behind Pittsburgh for the first wildcard […]

Chicago Cubs|Milwaukee Brewers

Personal Elevators In Homes? Yeah, The U.K. Has That

Personal Elevators In Homes? Yeah, The U.K. Has That

One would expect Queen Elizabeth or members of her royal court to have homes equipped with personal elevators. Well, this is 2015, and oddly enough, anyone can own anything. For elderly folks harboring pains that prevent stair climbing, or for lazy tarts simply wanting to feel the luxury that comes with owning “comfort technology,” there’s […]

star trek|uk

Chicago Cubs Look To Continue Momentum Against Brewers

Chicago Cubs Look To Continue Momentum Against Brewers

A week ago today, the Chicago Cubs sat behind San Francisco and Pittsburgh, looking as if though their sluggish hitting was getting the best of them. Having split with the Pirates and swept the Giants out of Chicago, the rejuvenated Cubs lineup can continue their upward climb behind Dan Haren, Jon Lester, and Jason Hammel, […]

Anthony Rizzo|Chicago Cubs|Kris Bryant|Milwaukee Brewers|Wrigley Field

With Blue Jays Nearing Division Lead, Yankees Must Find Pitching

With Blue Jays Nearing Division Lead, Yankees Must Find Pitching

The New York Yankees find themselves in an unusual yet familiar position with a Blue Jays team — a team revivified through key trade deadline moves — on their heels. Instead of fending off Boston in August, however, the Yankees stand to lose the American League East lead to Toronto. Any hope of maintaining their […]

Masahiro Tanaka|Toronto Blue Jays

Cubs Finish Sweep of Giants Behind Arrieta, Bryant

Cubs Finish Sweep of Giants Behind Arrieta, Bryant

Jake Arrieta threw another gem and tripled, Kris Bryant drove in a run and the Chicago Cubs finished a remarkable four-game sweep of reigning world champ San Francisco, winning 2-0. Lowering his already team-best ERA to 2.38, Arrieta allowed four hits and two walks, fanning five while driving an opposite field triple in the second […]

Chicago|san francisco giants

Donald Trump Would Put Carl Icahn In Treasury Chief Role

Donald Trump Would Put Carl Icahn In Treasury Chief Role

Already appointing cabinet members as if he’s won the race, Donald Trump is preparing to appoint billionaire hedge fund guru Carl Icahn into a role fit for his expertise – treasury chief. After the highly publicized GOP debate on Thursday went as expected with Trump again taking center stage, it appears Icahn is willing to […]

Donald Trump

Chicago Cubs Take Third Straight Behind Rookie Bats

Chicago Cubs Take Third Straight Behind Rookie Bats

Joe Maddon insists his young Chicago Cubs play baseball without brooding over winning streaks, playoffs, or outside interferences. While his philosophy is similar to what any manager would expect of their burgeoning rookies, what isn’t similar involves the 2015 Cubs lineup, which is becoming an unstoppable force in the National League Central. If you’re having […]

Chicago Cubs|Kris Bryant

Felines Own The Internet On International Cat Day

Felines Own The Internet On International Cat Day

The internet will be overrun Saturday by frisky felines as Cat Day, known by the Twitterverse as #InternationalCatDay, is celebrated around the globe. While many frequenters of social media continue bantering their Saturday away, others will be flooding Facebook timelines with memes of people’s favorite kitties. Officially started by the International Fund for Animal Welfare […]

cats

Tax Free School Shopping Craze Sweeps The Nation

Tax Free School Shopping Craze Sweeps The Nation

Back to school shopping takes excitement to another level as many states enacted tax free holidays this weekend, giving parents more money to spend on books, clothes, and necessities for the school year. These “holiday” states – consisting of mainly southeastern America – offer no sales taxes on certain items relevant to school supplies, making […]

Missouri|new mexico|ohio

Grading Donald Trump And His GOP Debate Performance

Grading Donald Trump And His GOP Debate Performance

Thursday night’s GOP debate wasn’t complete without some Donald Trump provocation taking center stage, as expected. Call it an overly raucous publicity stunt or just Donald Trump being himself, either way, the 2016 Republican race should be of epic proportions should Trump win the candidacy. Some experts appreciate Fox News’ harsh angle, while others simply […]

Donald Trump|megyn kelly

MLB Rumor Roundup: Utley, Dombrowski, And Waivers

MLB Rumor Roundup: Utley, Dombrowski, And Waivers

August baseball heats up this weekend as playoff hopefuls showcase their new acquisitions, basement teams practice their spring training form, and MLB rumor mills fire up with the revocable waiver deadline 24 days away. With Toronto already stocked full of talent to make their run, Houston battling to keep first place, and the resurgent Mets […]

Chase Utley|Chicago Cubs

U.S. Employment Numbers Down In July

U.S. Employment Numbers Down In July

ADP, a well-known provider of global Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, released their monthly National Employment Report, which showed a slight decline in July new hires. The report, calculated from ADP’s concurrent payroll data, periodically shows the change in total non-farm private sector job growth and is seasonally adjusted. Only 185,000 new positions were either […]

economy

Chicago Cubs Split With Pirates, Eye Giants Series

Chicago Cubs Split With Pirates, Eye Giants Series

A successful 5-1 road trip for the young Chicago Cubs is certainly noteworthy, but bigger challenges await Thursday as San Francisco comes to Wrigley Field for four games. With an overcharged Mets team fighting for playoff contention and Pittsburgh opening up another key series against the Dodgers on Friday, the Cubs are well-positioned to do […]

Chicago Cubs|Pittsburgh Pirates|san francisco giants|Wrigley Field

Capital One Bit Investor Wallets In July

Capital One Bit Investor Wallets In July

Capital One Financial reported an 8 percent decline in share profits during July, an eyesore stemming from an abnormally weak Q2 earnings report. The financial institution, known for their subprime credit card offerings, received a downgrade from Zacks to “sell” for falling short on their Consensus Estimates. Overall, second quarter income hit $863 million, or […]

David Price Could Stay With Toronto Blue Jays

David Price Could Stay With Toronto Blue Jays

In the blink of an eye, Toronto dug deep into the MLB talent vault to grab ace David Price, Troy Tulowitzki, and several other much-needed components for their playoff push. With a lineup consisting of Edwin Encarnacion, Jose Bautista, and Josh Donaldson, one can only assume the future plans of competing for American League’s talent […]

David Price|Toronto Blue Jays

How Gigi Hadid Handled Modeling Nude Was Epic

How Gigi Hadid Handled Modeling Nude Was Epic

Celebrities often take their acting or G-rated modeling careers to the next level by bearing all. With Gigi Hadid having recently shown everything to readers of W, all indications point to her stepping further outside of her normal roles in Maybelline advertisements. The 20-year- old supermodel, who did her nude shoot for Tom Ford fragrance, […]

Gigi Hadid

Manhattan Beach Office Complex Sets Online Auction Record

Manhattan Beach Office Complex Sets Online Auction Record

From the outside, Manhattan Towers looks like your quintessential 21st century office building. However, the expansive complex managed to break an unprecedented real estate auction online, proof positive that online real estate transactions are picking up speed heading into the next decade. At $96.1 million, Auction.com managed to handle the single largest property sale online. […]

Los Angeles

New York Yankees Making Statement Without Jeter

New York Yankees Making Statement Without Jeter

A surging Yankees offense makes up for organizational imperfections many viewed to be “stoppers” this year. However, instead of sitting behind the A.L East pack, the Yankees have learned to reinvent their offense without former captain Derek Jeter — or much pitching to speak of. This season has definitely been interesting, but if these middle […]

Brian Cashman|Derek Jeter

MLB Rumors: August Trades To Watch

MLB Rumors: August Trades To Watch

An exciting end to July resulted in several teams solidifying rotations, fortifying outfields, and all but stamping their names on October playoff tickets. Now that we’re in August, MLB rumors will populate online sports news like gnats on rotten hamburger, as August is the month where revocable waivers play an integral role in finding hidden […]

How Celebrity Endorsements Can Change Everything

How Celebrity Endorsements Can Change Everything

Major corporations spend millions on celebrity endorsements and don’t always get the results they want. But some micro-companies and solopreneurs enjoy inexpensive access to Hollywood celebrities by gifting their products at celebrity events such as the Primetime Emmys, MTV Movie Awards, and Golden Globes. Rochelle Witt, the owner of Earth’s Own Bath & Body, is […]

Chicago Cubs Face Two Wild Card Contenders In Crucial Week

Chicago Cubs Face Two Wild Card Contenders In Crucial Week

Finally tied with San Francisco for the second wild card spot, the Chicago Cubs will look to extend their winning streak to six games when they begin their pivotal week in Pittsburgh on Monday. After experiencing an unexpected sweep by a streaking Phillies team, taking two of three from Colorado and sweeping the offensively challenged […]

Anthony Rizzo|Chicago Cubs|Kris Bryant|Pittsburgh Pirates|san francisco giants

Chicago Cubs Utilize Trade Deadline Perfectly, Eye Playoffs

Chicago Cubs Utilize Trade Deadline Perfectly, Eye Playoffs

As big names like Yoenis Cespedes and David Price were dangled before playoff contenders in hopes of netting their respective teams hefty prospects, Chicago Cubs mastermind Theo Epstein rummaged through each team’s bargain bin for talent both sufficiently experienced and easy on the pocketbook. The results of his shopping weren’t jaw-dropping, but Dan Haren and […]

Chicago Cubs

What Kate Moss Said To Cara Delevingne Will Shock You

What Kate Moss Said To Cara Delevingne Will Shock You

The world already knows 41-year-old Kate Moss is one of today’s most highly-coveted supermodels, meaning newbies to the modeling industry should avoid making her mad. One up-and-comer, Cara Delevingne, 22, managed to irk Kate beyond belief, and, as a result, Kate Moss has totally turned her back on the young model. Just recently, the pair […]

Kate Moss|naomi campbell

St. Louis Cardinals Acquire Brandon Moss From Cleveland

St. Louis Cardinals Acquire Brandon Moss From Cleveland

Hoping to maintain their lead over Pittsburgh throughout August and September, the St. Louis Cardinals have added Brandon Moss to their armada of hitting talent. The news, first reported by St. Louis Post-Dispatch sports writer Bernie Miklasz, doesn’t shock many considering the Cards have needed right field strength behind Jason Heyward, which Moss can provide. […]

Cleveland Indians|St. Louis Cardinals

Dodgers Deal With Latos Now Involves Atlanta, Alex Wood

Dodgers Deal With Latos Now Involves Atlanta, Alex Wood

Yesterday, the Dodgers were poised to nab Mat Latos and Michael Morse from Miami in exchange for three pitching prospects, an interesting deal which ESPNLosAngeles.com sportswriter Mark Saxon finally confirmed. However, jumping into the fray late yesterday was Atlanta, who will unload Jim Johnson and Alex Wood. The flurry of Wednesday trade action by the […]

Atlanta Braves|miami marlins

Chicago White Sox Keep Winning, But Not Buying

Chicago White Sox Keep Winning, But Not Buying

Nobody expected the Chicago White Sox to suddenly start winning games, but then again, this is major league baseball. The trade deadline is nearing, which means Rick Hahn and his White Sox staff have decisions to make. After all, this magical winning streak could suddenly turn south. With Tuesday night’s victory over Boston, the White […]

Chicago

Los Angeles Angels Acquire David Murphy, David DeJesus

Los Angeles Angels Acquire David Murphy, David DeJesus

Tuesday’s trade deadline action continued with the Los Angeles Angels front office grabbing outfield help in David Murphy and David DeJesus in two separate but almost simultaneous transactions. Both players bring experience, leadership, and just enough hitting to bring the heat to an active Houston Astros team poised to run away with the West. Now […]

Los Angeles Angels

Kansas City Royals Grab Ben Zobrist From A’s

Kansas City Royals Grab Ben Zobrist From A’s

Kansas City Royals have swung a deal to grab Ben Zobrist from the Oakland A’s, fortifying virtually every outfield position that Zobrist is able to play. Oakland will receive two promising pitchers in return, signifying they’re also in rebuilding mode along with Colorado, Cincinnati, and several other clubs. The news was first reported by MLB […]

Kansas City Royals|Oakland A's

A Hamels Hump Day: Phillies Want ‘Top’ Hamels Offers By Wednesday

A Hamels Hump Day: Phillies Want ‘Top’ Hamels Offers By Wednesday

As Tuesday’s trade deadline madness continued to bring news, what-if’s, and how’s, the Cole Hamels lottery is winding down. ESPN’s Jayson Stark reports that Phillies management is requesting all final offers for Cole Hamels be signed, sealed, and delivered by Wednesday, although that doesn’t rule out potential deals beforehand. There are numerous teams which have […]

cole hamels|Houston Astros|Philadelphia Phillies|Texas Rangers

Chicago Cubs Bullpen Needs Evident In Win Over Rox

Chicago Cubs Bullpen Needs Evident In Win Over Rox

Kris Bryant closed out an insane beginning to an interesting trade deadline week for Chicago Cubs exec Theo Epstein by blasting his first walk-off homer, propelling the Cubs to a 9-8 victory Monday night over the Colorado Rockies. While the victory was much deserved, several known bullpen weaknesses were again exposed before 35,070 fans, leaving […]

Chicago Cubs|Colorado Rockies|Kris Bryant

Los Angeles Angels Acquire Shane Victorino From Boston

Los Angeles Angels Acquire Shane Victorino From Boston

The Los Angeles Angels, in anticipation of an ugly American League West race with Houston, have acquired Shane Victorino from Boston. Victorino, hitting slightly under his career average (.245), would improve an awful hitting left-field position averaging well below average (.211) and offer speed in return. In exchange, Boston gets INF Josh Rutledge and one […]

Texas Rangers Favorites To Land Cole Hamels

Texas Rangers Favorites To Land Cole Hamels

Plenty of speculation will swirl between now and Friday’s trade deadline, although it appears the Texas Rangers lead the Cole Hamels sweepstakes by a slim margin. The Los Angeles Dodgers are also actively engaged with Phillies management regarding the services of the 31-year old lefty, but talks have hit snags due to L.A.’s inability to […]

cole hamels|Texas Rangers

Taylor Swift Has Houston Tour Date Shaken Off

Taylor Swift Has Houston Tour Date Shaken Off

It’s nothing for Taylor Swift to shake off controversy, criticism, and even competition. But since the Houston Astros are making an all-out run towards playoff glory, Taylor Swift found herself shaken off, courtesy of the Houston execs of Minute Maid Park. Her 1989 Tour, expected to rake in historic revenues and touch millions of lives, […]

Houston|Taylor Swift

Detroit Tigers Face Tough Decisions As Deadline Nears

Detroit Tigers Face Tough Decisions As Deadline Nears

Sitting third in the congested American League Central at 48-50, many speculate the Detroit Tigers could begin moving players. But, then again, Detroit isn’t exactly out of contention, either. They’re what analysts loosely categorize as a bubble team, an unkind area of baseball where one decision could sway an entire season one direction, or another. […]

David Price|Detroit Tigers

Trade Deadline Rumors Heating Up In Final Week

Trade Deadline Rumors Heating Up In Final Week

With roughly five days until trade deadline pandemonium ends at 4:01 p.m. Friday, teams are scrambling to make landmark deals that could carry them into October. The Royals, Astros, and Mets have struck first, but who else intends on buying big before July 31? We examine the leading bids and current activity to expect as […]

cole hamels|Toronto Blue Jays

Chicago Cubs Dismal Weekend May Prove Costly

Chicago Cubs Dismal Weekend May Prove Costly

Chicago Cubs’ young team were outscored 41-8 in three games. 21 extra base hits were allowed by their best three pitchers and support staff. And the best performance this weekend from the lovable Chicago Cubs’ stocked lineup came from catcher David Ross, who pitched an inning of relief then slapped a solo shot the very […]

Chicago Cubs|cole hamels

New York Mets Close To Deal With Braves For Uribe And Johnson

New York Mets Close To Deal With Braves For Uribe And Johnson

As expected, the New York Mets showed they’re serious about making an aggressive postseason run, closing in on two utility hitters from the sinking Braves with one week left for trade deadline shopping. Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson, both with significant playing experience with numerous MLB teams, would dramatically increase the lowly Mets offense while […]

Atlanta Braves|New York Mets

Chicago Cubs May See Hamels In Their Dugout Saturday

Chicago Cubs May See Hamels In Their Dugout Saturday

The weekend series between Chicago Cubs and Philadelphia Phillies could be more than just July baseball, especially since two names from the Phillies dugout are the epicenter of trade rumors. Slated to face Cole Hamels on Saturday, it’s unclear to which dugout he’ll report, although fans and scouts will definitely swarm Wrigley Field this weekend. […]

Chicago Cubs|cole hamels

Walmart Loses Retail Crown To Amazon

Walmart Loses Retail Crown To Amazon

With thousands of retail locations and an overwhelming online presence, Walmart has forged their name as king of retail… until now. So how did Amazon, with only warehouses and an aged web presence, convincingly overtake Walmart as most valuable retail establishment? Well, nobody really knows, but it happened last night in after hours trading as […]

amazon|ecommerce|walmart

Thursday Trade Deadline Review: Trade Gates Open

Thursday Trade Deadline Review: Trade Gates Open

With eight days remaining for teams to fortify their lineups, the trade deadline began heating up Thursday, signifying a much wider market than analysts anticipated. Although Pittsburgh plucked an aged bat from a divisional rival and Houston got their man in the arms race, several other stories are developing worthy of gluing your eyes to […]

Houston Astros

Death Of Sandra Bland Ruled Suicide, Twitter Explodes

Death Of Sandra Bland Ruled Suicide, Twitter Explodes

Officer Brian Encinia was determined to make a routine traffic stop on Sandra Bland. But from the moment she was forced from her vehicle until her mysterious death, everything went awry. Twitter supporters want #JusticeForSandraBland, which many feel is absolutely appropriate given the suspicious nature of her death. The prosecutor announced the death was ruled […]

suicide|texas|Twitter

Donald Trump: No Border Patrol For His Visit

Donald Trump: No Border Patrol For His Visit

Citing an overly-politicized soiree with unnecessary hype, the Border Patrol will not accompany billionaire real estate magnate Donald Trump when he visits the U.S. — Mexico border Thursday. Previously, Trump indicated the agents had welcomed his presence, knowing the entire 2016 election scene may come down to immigration control — or the lack thereof. The […]

Donald Trump|mexico|United States

St. Louis Cardinals Not Active At Deadline: Here’s Why

St. Louis Cardinals Not Active At Deadline: Here’s Why

Of all teams dreaming of World Series crowns, the St. Louis Cardinals stand an excellent chance to bring home the coveted title. Owning the top ERA and number of quality starts certainly helps, but what’s more impressive is the hitting. How would an 18th-ranked, run-producing team impress Cards fans? By capitalizing on scoring opportunities, then […]

St. Louis Cardinals|world series

New York Yankees Moving Closer To Key Trades

New York Yankees Moving Closer To Key Trades

Brian Cashman isn’t known for being coy when big names are available to snatch for his New York Yankees. In fact, he’s primed to bring home an unexpected World Series win since many players on his payroll are becoming aged. Several names have been tossed around over the summer, but nothing has reached fruition to […]

Brian Cashman|Johnny Cueto|New York Yankees

San Diego Padres Still Have Playoff Shot

San Diego Padres Still Have Playoff Shot

Rumors may swirl regarding San Diego Padres execs willing to unload top names, yet sitting 6.5 games out of wild card contention isn’t something to scoff at. They’re handling National League West foes, currently sit 44-50 and have James Shields taking the mound tonight. The trade deadline is nine long days away, meaning either San […]

James Shields|San Diego Padres

Baltimore Orioles Could Shop Big At Trade Deadline

Baltimore Orioles Could Shop Big At Trade Deadline

With 32 percent of their roster free agency eligible, and New York poised to capture the East, the Baltimore Orioles have decisions to make much bigger than other borderline contenders. For one, some of the Orioles eligible to leave this winter, including Chris Davis and Wei-Yin Chen, could significantly impact where the future goes. Tommy […]

Baltimore Orioles|manny machado

Apple Car: Rumors Begin As Chrysler Exec Is Hired

Apple Car: Rumors Begin As Chrysler Exec Is Hired

Secretly, over several years, Apple has hired professionals from different areas of automobile development. However, it’s their latest hiring of an executive from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles that’s fueled speculation an Apple Car is mere years away from launching. What else would the company do with $200-plus billion in reserve cash? Develop automobiles, of course, but […]

Cincinnati Reds Active As Trade Deadline Nears

Cincinnati Reds Active As Trade Deadline Nears

Perhaps Cincinnati Reds fans should prepare for massive minor league debuts as the 2015 season forges on. With numerous conversations surrounding several players as the trade deadline drama continues, the starting lineup could literally get plucked apart. Would the benefits outweigh losing Cueto, Leake, and possibly Chapman? Cincinnati Reds execs are busy manning the phones, […]

Aroldis Chapman|Cincinnati Reds|Jay Bruce|Johnny Cueto

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