Tennis has a Justin Gimelstob Problem – Catherine Prendergast – Medium

2008. That should have been it for Justin Gimelstob, forever. After all, the man has amassed zero singles ATP titles: That’s zero Grand Slams, zero Masters 1000, zero 250 events. The trophies he does have are in doubles, courtesy of a brief partnership with Venus Williams. Despite his undistinguished record, despite his controversial baggage, he […]

SpaceX Dragon Resupply Mission (CRS-16)

More sciency stuff from SpaceX this week, though shame on them for cutting the camera away from Stage 1 when it started to lose control on the way back to Earth. Full video is just over half an hour. UPDATE: Elon Musk posted video of Stage 1 stabilizing and making a soft landing in the […]

The Indians Are in a Bad but Enviable Position | FanGraphs Baseball

Jeff Sullivan is one half of the Effectively Wild podcast and is a great baseball analyst and writer. I really like his speculation in this Fangraphs article about what Cleveland may be up to this off-season and what the front office’s motives are as the hot stove heats up. I actually wonder if payroll isn’t […]

Elegy for ’18 – Cleveland Indians | FanGraphs Baseball

The elephant in the room is how much the forecast for 2019 changes as deals are made. Will we have Bauer and/or Kluber when Spring Training rolls around? Coming off three consecutive division wins and a World Series appearance that fell short of the championship by a single run, this offseason has started differently, with […]