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JDS Podcast Episode 185 Part 3: JDS Weekly Awards

by Junior D October 28, 2016
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Welcome to Junior D Sports Weekly Awards Show! Most shows do yearly awards but we decided that a weekly awards show is so much better. Our weekly awards will consist of the Douche of the Week, Criminal of the Week and the Beast of the Week.  We also have out Thank You segment at the […]

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MLB: National League Preview

by Bill M April 7, 2015
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Welcome to MLB 2015!  Here’s a quick outlook for each team.  I’ll tackle them in order by my predicted order, starting with the National League today. NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST WASHINGTON NATIONALS Really going out on a limb with this one.  After signing the belle of the ball free agent Max Scherzer this offseason, the Nationals […]

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MLB Fantasy Breakdown: Chicago Cubs

by Bill M March 11, 2014
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NOTE: The MLB team write-ups are based on my preparation for my fantasy season rather than trying to breakdown teams with a focus on actual MLB.  The main fantasy format I play is Scoresheet baseball, which is a simulation service, so skills are more important that counting numbers for me.  But, a good player is […]

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2013 National League Mid Season Report

by Bill M July 10, 2013
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NL EAST           Huh, what do you know?  Sitting pretty with this division. WHAT WENT RIGHT Everything?  All of the teams were predicted in the correct order, but how they got there has been a little different than I expected.  So, I won’t belabor you by patting myself on the back […]

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MLB Predictions 2013

by Bill M April 2, 2013
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The last thing I want to do is emulate the ESPN Radio buffoons Mike & Mike, so I cannot call these “predictions sure to go wrong.”  I guess I’ll call them predictions that will piss me off in October. We can grind and grind on these things, but that’s probably the best thing about baseball, […]

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MLB Breakdown: Chicago Cubs

by Bill M March 18, 2013
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This is not your old Cubs, lovable losers content to sell out each year no matter what the records.  It’s going to look like it on the outside as I expect the team to struggle a bit this year, but the driver’s seat is now occupied by Theo Epstein.  Epstein was the youngest GM ever […]

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Christmas Cubs Update

by Bill M December 25, 2012

In the comments section of my last blog, Junior D’s resident college football blogger Bryan Z requested an update on his beloved Cubbies.  Yes, he is a member of that lovable, long-suffering band of billy-goat hating masochists known as Cubs fans.  It has been over a century since a World Series title came to the […]

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