Sport’s Native-American Problem

Sport’s Native-American Problem

It’s disconcerting. It’s heartbreaking. It’s downright creepy. The 2016 Orange Bowl was the first time I saw the Florida State Seminoles play in person, and…

MLB Offseason Winners and Losers

MLB Offseason Winners and Losers

It’s almost here. February 13, the first time that pitchers and catchers report for 2017 Spring Training to kick off the new season, is only…

MLB Preview 2016

MLB Preview 2016

Yankee Stadium TGIA: Thank goodness it’s April, meaning it’s finally time to start playing ball games that count. Last year, I predicted the finishes of…

Opening Day Can’t Come Fast Enough

Opening Day Can’t Come Fast Enough

There has been something missing from my life the past few months, and, for awhile, I couldn’t put my finger on what it was. I…

Up Close Impressions From the World Series

Up Close Impressions From the World Series

For a baseball fan it doesn’t get any better than watching the World Series. I was lucky enough to be one of the 44,815 people…

Marlins Beat Mets 4-3 to Win Series

Marlins Beat Mets 4-3 to Win Series

Marlins I went to the Miami Marlins vs. New York Mets game on September 7th, and I must say that I was a little worried….

Carlos Marmol Awareness Week: A Public Service Announcement

Carlos Marmol Awareness Week: A Public Service Announcement

By Benjamin Curtis & Samuel Gelfand This is your face on Carlos Marmol. This is a public service announcement for all of the General Managers…

2015 MLB Preview

2015 MLB Preview

No sport truly personifies America quite like baseball; it is the National Pastime, after all. Here at Brainwash, we are crazy about the game. After…

The Concussion Conundrum: A Consfusing Case of Critical Consequence

The Concussion Conundrum: A Consfusing Case of Critical Consequence

Celebration and agony can often be confused, as Chris Borland demonstrates here. (Photo courtesy of Yahoo! Sports)   Usually, when an NFL player makes national…

MLB Implements New Rules: Will They Work?

MLB Implements New Rules: Will They Work?

The pitch clock was tested during Arizona Fall League games (an offseason league for promising minor leaguers) this year to mixed reception. (Photo courtesy of…

Ichiro: Miami’s Latest Catch

Ichiro: Miami’s Latest Catch

Photo courtesy of Major League Baseball   No one can accuse the Miami Marlins of not making enough noise this offseason. In a frantic hot-stove-rush…

Sunshine State Superiority?

Sunshine State Superiority?

It was a 74° Christmas Day in Davie, FL, home of the Winston-Salem Dash third baseman Nick Basto. Almost 1,000 miles away in Charleston, WV,…