Daily Archives: March 7, 2012

Racist cheer? High school forced to apologize for ‘USA!’ chant at basketball game

From Off the Bench A district superintendent has apologized and students have been reprimanded for a perceived racist chant at a high school playoff basketball game in San Antonio on Saturday — but not all parties agree that it was … Continue reading

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Scenes from Spring Training: Yu Darvish Mania

From Hardball Talk I’m not gonna say that there’s a lot of interest in Yu Darvish‘s first start, but the Padres’ PR staff has roped off 100 seats in a section along the third base line as an auxiliary media … Continue reading

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Yu Darvish impresses in his first major league action

From Hardball Talk Months of anticipation of Yu Darvish‘s debut led up to less than a half hour of baseball action, but it was exciting baseball action all the same. The tale of the tape: two innings, 36 pitches, 26 … Continue reading

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Dallas Cowboys linebacker Keith Brooking sued by Wells Fargo

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Keith Brooking is the mastermind in a diabolical scheme to screw Wells Fargo out of $2 MILLION … this according to a new lawsuit obtained by TMZ. Brooking — a 13-year NFL vet who signed a 3-year $6 … Continue reading

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Ow! TCU, Baylor combine to set record for hit batsmen — 13

From Off the Bench You know when you’re having fun at a baseball game? When there’s more hit batters (13) than actual hits (12). It happened in Fort Worth, as TCU and Baylor combined for an NCAA single-game record 13 batters … Continue reading

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Robert Wilonsky leaves the Dallas Observer and the Earth stood still

  I’ve never met Mr. Wilonsky, but from what everyone says about him, he’s a great guy. In case you don’t know (and it would be hard for me to believe you don’t know), Robert Wilonsky was the editor and … Continue reading

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