Nerd of Batman, sports, logic, objectivity, Star Trek, personal enlightenment, Lincoln, the Rays, psychology, mic dropping. Kind've in that order.
KCP - Kentavious Caldwell Pope
WAR - Wins Above Replacement
FIP - Fielding Independent Pitching
LD% - Line Drive Percentage.
LOOGY - Left Handed One Out Guy
B/S - Batman/Superman
The top 107 superhero movies. No surprises at the top.
Starter jackets coming back? My friends on FB in December were right, I shouldn't have tossed my nearly 20 year old Falcons parka.
Finally, something from Paul George about who he'll be playing for in a year. He says he can't say no to Kobe, but Larry Bird says they'll match any offer. What if George goes all Eric 'Phx is where my heart is' Gordon on when/if the Lakers throw George an offer?
Rob Neyer rails on MLB's newest stadiums, but his point could be a micro view of everything in life. Things - media, events, websites etc... - are created these days simply with the idea of generating the most revenue possible.
New stadiums? Designed to maximize sponsorships, ads and revenue.
It's a financially ruthless world, driven by greed.