Dear Mr. McMahon, I greet you as that out of professional respect and not in homage as your WWF/E persona, which I imagine is you “turned to 11” in some ways. Today you’ll announce the reformation of the XFL. The league will reportedly relaunch in 2020. While news on franchise locations may be scarce until […]
Usually when asked to explain why I chose to rest my college rooting interests on the University of Pittsburgh – or Pitt, as the locals call it – I harken back to a time when Craig Heyward straight-up ruined lives as a running back for the Panthers. Heyward was the nation’s leading rusher and all-American […]
Find it here on Podbean. Subscribe on iTunes. On this episode: Robbie and Shawn look at the first couple of months for The BatFlip blog and The FlipCast while sharing #goals for the future of both entities while also getting their PSAs on.
Find it here on Podbean. Subscribe on iTunes. In this episode: Robbie and Shawn discuss the NFL’s championship weekend and the Yinzer dread of a Patriots-Eagles Super Bowl. They also get into some of the stuff they’ve written for The BatFlip and peer into some peak pettiness in the NBA.
Since its return to the gaming landscape in 2014, RBI Baseball – an MLB Advanced Media property – has taken a few steps to nudge its way into the baseball-niche market of gaming, dominated by MLB The Show. In some cases, RBI was perfect as it was. For the gamers who don’t have the time to […]
Championship Sunday in the NFL featured great intrigue on both sides of the league as they prepared to battle it out with a trip to Super Bowl LII on the line. On the AFC side, you had the upstart Jacksonville Jaguars and Blake Bortles heading to New England to face the vaunted Patriots, looking to […]
We are still a few weeks away from Major League pitchers and catchers reporting to their respective spring training sites but that does not mean baseball is completely dormant during these long winter months. Head south into the Caribbean and you can find baseball being played regularly thanks to the tropical climate. One of the […]
Find it here on Podbean. Subscribe on iTunes. In this episode: Robbie and Shawn lament about a season with a lot of potential and a lot of flaws for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The pair also tosses out a few opinions on what may be coming for the Steelers in the coming season(s). Somehow they keep […]
Find it here on Podbean. Subscribe on iTunes. In this episode: Robbie and Shawn chat about the division round of the NFL playoffs, the upcoming championship weekend, the Pittsburgh Pirates’ run of trades and what that will mean. The gang also chats about the Pittsburgh Penguins and creates a hashtag for a Nintendo franchise in […]
Gerrit Cole on Saturday. That news was a jolt to the system and the harbinger of what became a pretty terrible weekend for Pittsburgh sports. Andrew McCutchen on Monday. That was a crushing blow to morale. If the decision to move Cole on Saturday caused a flare-up of frustrated fan reactions, Monday’s news that McCutchen […]