After a weird interim season without a real GM and without many wins, the Atlanta Braves have finally decided on their man, promoting John Coppolella to general manager. Coppolella was serving as assistant GM / Director of Pro Scouting, but many reports say he was working hand in hand with John Hart who was President of […]

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In what may be the biggest surprise of the young NBA season, the Sacramento Kings have fired coach Mike Malone. Despite a strong start to the season, the team had lost eight of their last ten, though a chunk of those games can be attributed to the illness of their superstar DeMarcus Cousins. The initial […]

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The Twins announced on Monday that they would hire Paul Molitor as manager, replacing Ron Gardenhire who was fired after the team suffered through four straight years of at least 92 losses. Molitor and Minnesota have agreed to a three year contract, though salary details have not been made available at this time. Molitor was […]

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It was announced that the Cubs would be signing Joe Maddon a few days ago, but the details of his deal weren’t originally released. Now we’re hearing that the new Cubs skipper has a 5-year contract, worth about $25 million total, plus incentives. That’s a hefty sum, equaling the yearly figure of top-tier managers like Mike […]

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Remember just over a month ago when it was reported that the Arizona Diamondbacks would be bringing back manager Kirk Gibson despite an atrocious record this year? Well, it turns out that’s another great example of how you have to take all reports with a grain of salt until they’re actually official. That’s right, today […]

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One day after being mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, the Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren. John Hart will be serving as the interim GM until a replacement is found. Fans have been calling for Wren’s head for some time now, and the calls have gotten much louder as this year’s collapse became […]

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With the recent struggles for the Arizona Diamondbacks, it seemed almost certain that the team would clean house in the off-season, removing general manager Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson. The team went as far to hire Tony La Russa to oversee the front office and baseball operations, which only seemed to make drastic changes […]

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Gone are the days when NFL head coaches entered their first season with the license to develop a team over the course of a few years. The firing of Cleveland Browns head coach Rod Chudzinski marked the third consecutive season of a coach being fired after their first year with a team. Nothing is promised […]

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Let’s get this out of the way first. There are two modern views of ground breaking events for people of different races, sex or sexual orientations and how we should react to such events. The first – in my opinion a very idealistic view – is one in which we say, “who cares.” That’s not […]

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Gone are the days when NFL head coaches entered their first season with the license to develop a team over the course of a few years. The firing of Cleveland Browns head coach Rod Chudzinski marked the third consecutive season of a coach being fired after their first year with a team. Nothing is promised […]

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