Author Archive for Different Matt
Different Matt is our cunning Cornell grad/rugby player. "Diff" joined us just after the switch from being "Mets only" to an all-sports stop. He's a Yankee fan; thus he was "different." Aside from the Yanks, he's a diehard NY Giants, NY Rangers and NY Knicks fan. He also likes long walks on the beach and cappuccinos and nearly died in Las Vegas.
Madison Square Garden – After giving up 17 goals in their previous three games, the Rangers finally managed to pick up two points last night. The win came in a shootout against the Carolina Hurricanes, a team that would struggle to make the playoffs in an over-50 men’s rec league. An embarrassing 6-3 home shellacking […]
NEW YORK, NY – Well, it looks like Buck Showalter is not messing around this post-season, as the Orioles ran roughshod over the Tigers in the ALDS opener last night. The Birds led the entire game and blew Detroit’s doors off with an 8-run explosion in the 8th inning. The O’s will look to go […]
NEW YORK, NY – We’re into September and a chill is in the air. This is usually the best time of year for sports. The NFL and NCAA football seasons get into full swing, the baseball pennant races heat up, and hockey training camps start, signaling the imminent return of the NHL season. But this […]
NEW YORK, NY – I’m sure a lot of people watched last night’s NFL curtain raiser between the defending champion Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers. I can’t believe it’s football season again. I feel like i just watched the Seahawks abuse Peyton and Cookie’s Broncos in the Super Bowl. I hope everyone did […]
New York, NY – Yesterday the Yankees finally won a game against a team so bad that the National League disowned them. The Yanks are now four games behind the Tigers for the second wild card spot, but the damage was done a long time ago. Baseball season in New York is, for all intents […]
The Bronx, NY – The Yankees have been playing some halfway decent baseball recently. They took two out of three in Beantown before coming home and winning three out of four against the first place Detroit Tigers. The Yankees beat the Tigers with some top notch pitching performances. The Tigers rolled out three Cy Young […]