Category Archives: Sports

What Would This NFL Player Be If He Wasn’t in the NFL? The Hot New Game That’s Sweeping the Apartment I Live In.

I feel badly about it, but I do my part to fulfill gender stereotypes. I am hopelessly bad at math, I stare blankly at people when they give me directions that use words like “east” or “south,” and my running … Continue reading

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The Ten Most Dramatic Tweets About the Packers/Seahawks Game

Last night, the replacement refs made a controversial call. Depending on who you talk to, it was either the right call based on the simultaneous possession rule, or a legally blind ref murdered Aaron Rodgers’ mother. It’s all a matter … Continue reading

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Clerihew: NBA Free Agency Edition

Because nothing says NBA quite like early 20th century-inspired whimsy. Besides, limericks are so 1997. Here’s a look at some notable July signings. 1. Deron Williams – Brooklyn Nets (5 years, $98 million) Deron Williams The word is mum’s So … Continue reading

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Bullpen By Committee: Our 2012 All Star Picks

If you’re like us, you have voted more times for the MLB All-Star game than any presidential, senatorial, and gubernatorial election combined. While this makes the BBC a terrible troupe of citizens, it highlights our discerning taste in baseball stars. … Continue reading

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Bullpen By Committee: The Month of May

We’ve turned the pages on two months of baseball. The month of May gave us some memorable performances and muddled up the playoff races (it’s never too early). Colin and Dan return to talk about some of May’s storylines and … Continue reading

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Bullpen By Committee Goes Meta! (Not World Peace)

This week in the bullpen we’re living up to our name and (mostly) discussing all things reliever-related. And by “we,” I mean myself (Andrew) and Colin, because regular contributor Dan is apparently too busy stalking Bryce Harper or mourning this … Continue reading

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Bullpen By Committee 4/30: On Prospects and Hype

This week saw the loss of Bullpen contributor Colin to Atlantic City, and the addition of top prospects Bryce Harper and Mike Trout to the big leagues. What follows is some musings on the nature of prospect hype and fandom. … Continue reading

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