Reports are circulating that All-Star Robinson Cano is about to sign a $240 million contract with the Seattle Mariners. If so, this could be the worst deal ever. While it was doubtful that Cano would have gotten the $300 million he wanted from any team, he should have been able to get in the $225 [...]
I have been teaching Public Relations at Ithaca College this semester. It has been a tremendous experience, because even though you hear a lot about this generation being quite entitled, I have found the students who come into my class each day to be some of the most engaged I have ever taught. Is that [...]
Dick Monfort, owner, along with his brother Charlie, of the Colorado Rockies discussed his payroll and the reasoning behind it with Troy E. Renck of the Denver Post. Monfort explains the he expects to pay half of his budget to player salaries, and despite a windfall of monies coming in from the new MLB national [...]
This Derrick Goold piece tells the story of a long-time Cardinals scout who has just beaten cancer. The piece though is less about his fight with cancer, and more about how he had helped the organization by scouting and mentoring other scouts. You get a really nice and realistic look into what that life is [...]
The past 9 months have brought huge changes in my life, changes I could not have thought possible at this time last year. Yet, as I sit here writing on this very cold Thanksgiving morning, I am about as thankful as I have ever been.
New opportunities come to me each day. [...]