Search Results for Steroids tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/Steroids 2017-11-18T10:23:38Z Movable Type 4.23-en 7 1 7 All-Star voting 2009 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1203 2009-07-02T20:02:22Z 2009-07-02T20:37:47Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Every year, I publish my all-star ballot. My criteria is to look at stats, but sometimes disregard the stats if I am a big fan of a particular player. So, for 2009, here's my ASG ballot. Position American League National League First Base Cabrera, M., DET Pujols, A., STL Second... The Charade ends - Sosa linked to steroids tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1194 2009-06-16T22:03:43Z 2009-06-16T22:16:39Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Despite an overwhelming suspicion by Cubs fans, the fans that knew him best, Sammy Sosa had never been linked to performance enhancing drugs (steroids), and so his defenders wound constantly point to this 'fact'. But today, the New York Times, citing an attorney who has seen the infamous list of... Afternoon Musings tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.924 2005-05-10T23:29:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Afternoon bullet-points The weather is beautiful in Bloomington today. While watching Baseball Tonight yesterday, they showed a replay of Luis Gonzalez being ejected by home plate umpire Jeff Nelson. Nelson called a pitch that appeared to be about 8 inches inside, a strike. When Gonzalez, and subsequently Bob Melvin argued,... Opening Night tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.884 2005-04-04T07:27:15Z 2009-05-17T00:20:28Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com How good did that feel to watch meaningful baseball again? This has been one of the longest off-season's in recent memory... and even if opening night treated us to the awful Joe Morgan & Jon Miller botch job... this game counted. The Yankees stomped the Red Sox, which was only... A $19,000,040 mistake tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.820 2004-12-07T23:52:41Z 2009-05-17T00:20:08Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Denny Neagle... tisk, tisk, tisk. It seems the Rockies overpaid lefty got himself in quite a pickle the other night when he made what appears to be a $19,000,040 mistake. You see, Denny got pulled over for speeding, and an inquisitive officer of the law ascertained that Mr. Neagle's female... Waived tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.790 2004-10-12T22:41:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:03Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Delighting in the misfortunes of others is evil. Being happy that someone lost their job is not compassionate. I am apparently both evil, and cold-hearted. Oh, yeah, I already knew that. Wendell Kim has been let go... ... and All Cubdom Rejoiced! The Story Life in the big-leagues is tough.... Waived tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.789 2004-10-12T22:41:00Z 2009-05-17T00:20:03Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Delighting in the misfortunes of others is evil. Being happy that someone lost their job is not compassionate. I am apparently both evil, and cold-hearted. Oh, yeah, I already knew that. Wendell Kim has been let go... ... and All Cubdom Rejoiced! The Story Life in the big-leagues is tough....