No sports are being played on the field. That gives us a chance to catch up on some reading that we might have missed recently. I did just that and found several interesting pieces worth your time. Today I have seven pieces you should check out. Here is this week’s Saturday Reader… Aldon Smith is getting another chance by finally giving himself … [Read more...] about Saturday Reader: Aldon Smith is back in the NFL and the Astros are still in the news
The world is a strange place these days. With government officials at all levels changing our lives for an unknown enemy, people are trying to figure out how to deal with the current restrictions. This week I have a couple of pieces about the effects of the virus as well as some other interesting pieces about other aspects of sports. I think you will enjoy … [Read more...] about Saturday Reader: Kevin Harlan is dealing with restrictions like the rest of us
The Astros affected the lives of pitchers and their families. Kansas has a historically good defense. MLB managers have to figure out a new strategy. The Big 12 has an opportunity to expand. And Memphis is dealing with an investigation of its own. It’s Saturday so that means another weekend of interesting reads. Here is this week’s Saturday Reader… Now’s the time, … [Read more...] about Saturday Reader: Should the Big 12 raid the Pac 12?
Baseball games are starting in Arizona and Florida and with that comes a lot of great writing about what happened for players over the winter. Royals prospects seemed to get the work they needed to help them prepare for 2020. Here is this week’s Saturday Reader… ‘It’s night and day’: Trust and belief helping transform MJ Melendez’s hitting Royals catching prospect MJ … [Read more...] about Saturday Reader: Royals prospects prepared for 2020 in different ways
It’s Saturday so that means it’s time for another edition of The Saturday Reader. We have more and more baseball pieces as we start Spring Training. This week I once again have five stories that I think you will enjoy. So sit back. Relax. And start your Saturday with some great reading. Here is this week’s Saturday Reader… Negro Leagues at … [Read more...] about Saturday Reader: Baseball starts to take center stage