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Race of the Week- October 24th, 2020: Ken Maddy Stakes

The 2020 Ken Maddy Stakes will be Race 8 on October 24th at Santa Anita. Post time is set for 4:37 PM CT. This Grade III Race is five and a half furlongs and has a purse of $100,000. The race is for three-year old and up fillies and mares. There are seven horses in … Continue reading Race of the Week- October 24th, 2020: Ken Maddy Stakes

March Madness 2020: Simulating the Tournament 100 times

Unfortunately, with the outbreak of Coronavirus we were robbed of one of my favorite times of year, March Madness. I’ve taken it upon myself to see what we could’ve missed this March in a season that was very unpredictable. Over the course of the season I created and developed a college basketball simulation taking into … Continue reading March Madness 2020: Simulating the Tournament 100 times

Jack Flaherty Has Become the Most Dominant Pitcher in the National League

Ever since they were swept in Oakland and LA near the beginning of August, the Cardinals have been on fire! How have they fueled this latest surge? With around average to below-average stats in all the offensive categories over the last month (21st in batting average, 24th in slugging), the answer is pitching and defense. … Continue reading Jack Flaherty Has Become the Most Dominant Pitcher in the National League

Race of the Week- September 5th, 2020: Kentucky Derby

Perceived Derby contenders at the beginning of the year would’ve been Charlatan, Nadal, Dennis’ Moment, Maxfield, Eight Rings and Independence Hall. After a crazy year none of those horses will be running in the derby, but Tiz the Law, Authentic and Honor A.P. still would’ve appeared on that list too and they will be running. … Continue reading Race of the Week- September 5th, 2020: Kentucky Derby

The #1 Proven Strategy to Build a Winning NFL Team, But No One Does It

In the NFL, it’s my strong opinion that organizations are built and destroyed by draft day decisions. I have plenty of reasons for this and my main point is also the EASIEST way to build a championship football team, yet almost no one team does it. First, we need to take into account all of … Continue reading The #1 Proven Strategy to Build a Winning NFL Team, But No One Does It

Bonus Race of the Week- November 7th, 2020: Breeder’s Cup Longines Distaff

The 2020 Breeder’s Cup Longines Distaff will be Race 10 on November 7th at Keeneland. Post time is set for 2:54 PM CT. This Grade I Race is one and one eighth and has a purse of $2,000,000. The race is for fillies and mares horses three-years old and up. There are ten horses in … Continue reading Bonus Race of the Week- November 7th, 2020: Breeder’s Cup Longines Distaff

Race of the Week- November 7th, 2020: Longines Breeder’s Cup Classic

The 2020 Longines Classic will be Race 12 on November 7th at Keeneland. Post time is set for 4:18 PM CT. This Grade I Race is one and one fourth miles and has a purse of $6,000,000. The race is for horses three-years old and up. There are ten horses in the field this year. … Continue reading Race of the Week- November 7th, 2020: Longines Breeder’s Cup Classic

Waxahachie Swaps and Sergio Romo Playing Third Base

Time to talk about the Rays again. I didn’t plan to write about them again, but then last Wednesday, Sergio Romo played 3rd base. The Rays used a very unique version of the Waxahachie swap. The Waxahachie swap is a maneuver in which the manager will move a pitcher (usually a lefty) to another position … Continue reading Waxahachie Swaps and Sergio Romo Playing Third Base

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