Congrats, Ravens fans. I don't know if that was a great or even good game, but they got the result and it was certainly memorable. Oh, New Orleans...
Maybe some of that title mojo will rub off on the boys in orange and black?.
School of Roch: One more week before spring training Roch surveys the field of remaining free agents and is wholly unimpressed.
Why is some performance enhancement OK but not others? | HardballTalk Channeling Dan LeBatard, Calcaterra takes on of the major issues of the day.
Requiem for the 00s: The Decline of Topps Baseball Cards - Baseball Nation "The era of the speculator is over, and even "collecting for fun and profit" isn't all that profitable. When the fun is gone -- and given Topps' choices, it's going fast -- why buy?"
Camden Depot: 2013 World Baseball Classic: Puerto Rico All you wanted to know, but were afraid to ask.
On this day in 1976, a federal court upheld Andy Messersmith and Dave McNally's challenge to Major League Baseball's reserve clause, opening the door to free agency.
It's the birthday of minor league/3rd base coach Gary Allenson.