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10 most attended sports leagues in the world
Michael Kovacs, ADMIN - Aug 9, 2017

Guest Post – ~Ava Brown 10 most attended sports leagues in the world Sport is a show. The better the show is, the more fans will be in the stands and at their TV screens. The more viewers, the more income, of course. That’s the whole simple formula for success in sports business. But theory […]


Manny Machado
Last Word Staff - Jul 14, 2017

By Andrew Miller – Last Word on Baseball Three Players Due for Second-Half Turnarounds Manny Machado Machado is certainly an interesting case. His peripherals are strikingly similar to his previous seasons; however, Machado is having by far the worst statistical season of his young career. Machado has established himself as a top-tier player in MLB […]

Last Word Staff - Jul 11, 2017

By Jordan Dickow – Last Word on Baseball Anyone who’d been paying attention during the first half of the season should not have been surprised that Aaron Judge won the 2017 Home Run Derby last night. The 6’7″, 282 pound rookie outfielder for the New York Yankees was the heavy favorite going into the event, […]

Last Word Staff - Jul 10, 2017

By Graham Anderson – Last Word on Baseball The 2017 baseball season has reached the half way point and discussion on who will walk away with individual hardware has already begun. Thirteen of the baseball minds here at Last Word on Baseball came together and voted for the players we feel deserve MVP, Rookie of […]

Last Word Staff - Jul 10, 2017

Umpire Angel Hernandez alleges that umpires of color are being held back from advancement. If invalidated, this will undermine legitimate cases of racism.

Josh Greenberg - Jul 7, 2017

By Joe Hojnacki – Last Word on Baseball The MLB season has reached its actual half way mark, even if the official start of the second half isn’t until after next week’s All-Star Game. With that in mind, Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen pick out their favorite moments from the first half of the season. […]

Last Word Staff - Jul 5, 2017

Entering the second half of the season, we separate the legitimate MLB Contenders from the rest of the pack in each league’s respective Wild Card races.

Last Word Staff - Jul 3, 2017

Entering the second half of the season, we separate the legitimate MLB Contenders from the rest of the pack in each league’s respective Wild Card races.

Last Word Staff - Jun 29, 2017

By Joe Hojnacki – Last Word on Baseball It’s near the half-way point of the season, so Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen give their 2017 MLB All-Star picks. Who do the guys want to represent the American and National Leagues in the biggest exhibition game on the planet? Also, Greg found some more silly minor […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 29, 2017

In 2009, Kole Calhoun dominated the College World Series for Arizona State. It was a prelude to what we would see when he ultimately made it to the Angels.

Last Word Staff - Jun 27, 2017

via Last Word on Baseball, by Jack Weber On Saturday, nearly halfway through the season, the Tampa Bay Rays finally got to see their big free-agent signing. Catcher Wilson Ramos was activated from the 60-day disabled list to start against the Baltimore Orioles. It didn’t end up being a particularly exciting debut. Ramos went 1-for-4 with […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 22, 2017

By Gabriel Foley – Last Word on Baseball The Baltimore Orioles selected Iowa’s Mason McCoy in the sixth round of the 2017 MLB Draft. McCoy was chosen six picks after teammate Jake Adams went to the Houston Astros. The shortstop spent the past two years playing with the Iowa Hawkeyes, and graduated this past spring. […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 22, 2017

By Joe Hojnacki – Last Word on Baseball ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian wrote an article about how baseball may look in the year 2037 and Joe Hojnacki and Greg Hessen have something to say about it. Do they think the future of baseball looks bright and sunny? Or dark and dismal? There was also a home […]

Justin Smoak
Last Word Staff - Jun 16, 2017

via Last Word on Baseball, by Connor Chambers If you thought that by the middle of June Justin Smoak would be considered one of the best first baseman in baseball, immediately contact your local baseball team and ask if they are hiring. Rumour at the beginning of the season was that Smoak would be on the roster […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 15, 2017

Arguably, there is no organization in the world more averse to changing it’s traditions than Major League Baseball. There are plenty that need to be addressed, and many of them will be down the line. But the time has come for baseball to address the problem of the beanball, once and for all. The Latest […]

Last Word Staff - Jun 14, 2017

By Joe Hojnacki – Last Word on Baseball The whole baseball world is judging Aaron Judge, as the Yankee rookie has taken the league by storm. He leads the Majors with 22 homers on the season and has started a fun fan section at Yankee Stadium. But, is it right to put such lofty expectations on […]



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Liverpool are not having the best of starts to the current Premier League season, but there are four things Jurgen Klopp is doing to ensure that the Reds’ are still title-worthy. It showed in their Champions League clash against Ajax, and this brand of football will be dangerous in the Premier League. The evident absence of […]

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Eddie Davey - Jun 14, 2017

Most golf fans think of mid-June, Father’s Day, when they think of the U.S. Open, few even know the virtually untold story of US Open Qualifying. While the winner accepts the trophy on Sunday afternoon, the true “open” part of the U.S. Open takes place in relative silence at qualifying events held weeks before the […]