Pete Rose’s third strike


One of the greatest sports arguments of all-time has finally been resolved. I’m not quite sure how many times I’ve written about Pete Rose in the past but this may be the last time I ever do. As you all Continue reading

Book Review: Vindicated by Jose Canseco

Canseco book

Just when you thought the conversation about steroid use in baseball was over and done with, Alex Rodriguez continues to break Major League records with every at-bat.  This season, he passed Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time home run Continue reading

Is Serena Williams the most dominant athlete of this generation?

Serena trophy

With all this talk about Michael and LeBron, Money and Manny, A-Rod and Roids, Brady and Manning and whether Tiger will ever return to prominence, one person has dominated their sport this century more than any of them.   And it’s Continue reading

My take on Josh Hamilton

Josh Hamilton

I’ve been meaning to write about Josh Hamilton for a while now.  I haven’t touched on it because it’s a very sensitive subject.  It deals with addiction.  It deals with unfulfilled potential.  It deals with money, lots of it.  And Continue reading

Sexual innuendo in sports

sports and sexual innuendo

SportsChump has always been on the cutting edge when it comes to hardcore, provocative sports analysis. This, my friends, is another one of those times. Please allow me to turn the lights down low, slip some Marvin Gaye onto the Continue reading

A-Rod and the passing of yet another meaningless milestone

A Rod

“What the hell am I doing here?  I don’t belong here.” Radiohead, Creep This week, Alex Rodriguez knocked in his 1992nd RBI.  That tied him with Babe Ruth for fourth most all-time.  Not long ago he passed Willie Mays for Continue reading

Let ‘em in, let ‘em all in: SportsChump plays Commissioner for a day


I am here to provide closure for baseball fans once and for all.  You can thank me later. Today, I am going to grant myself one wish and one wish only.  Of course, if I actually stumbled onto a genie’s Continue reading

Who wants a free MLB Jersey courtesy of SportsChump and Majestic Athletic?

majestic jersey

I love running my website. As you all know, it’s my running diary, my voice, my therapy. Not only that, I get free stuff. Apparently someone out there is keeping tabs on the grooviest websites in cyberspace because I get Continue reading

SportsChump’s Second Annual Major League Baseball Division Winner Pick ‘Em Contest

MLB Contest 2015

We’ve gotten a very small taste of the Major League Baseball season.  One week in and a few questions have already been answered, we think. Can the Tigers really be this good?  Can the Twinkies be this bad? That is Continue reading

Book Review: You Can’t Make This Up by Al Michaels and L. Jon Wertheim

You Can't Make This Up

Dominique Wilkins recently told of his early days in the NBA and the first time he had to play against Larry Bird.  Laughing as he reminisced, ‘Nique said the trash-talking that came out of Bird was like nothing he had Continue reading