Category Archives: Sports

Wall Street Algos v. Baseball Sabermetrics

Mike Santoli dishes on Wall Street algorithms and Baseball Sabermetrics.  Very cool!

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Feeling Rejected?

This is rejection.  Freaking stunning. uhh wtf? pic.twitter.com/SqxXFnM0Pi — Ryan Hodge (@RyanHodge) February 10, 2019

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TOTD: Black Swan Risk

I’ll  take this Black Swan. When your SPY short is looking good then fake trade war headlines hit pic.twitter.com/FV9TuYz7TX — Hipster (@Hipster_Trader) January 20, 2019    

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La Grande Entrée!

Go Boogie!  The best starting five in the history of the NBA is now in action! A GRAND ENTRANCE FROM BOOGIE COUSINS 😤 pic.twitter.com/N7rRFPKyCa — ESPN (@espn) January 19, 2019

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What makes elite athletes thrive or dive under pressure? | The Economist

Psychology is an increasingly important part of elite sport. Winning at the highest levels can depend as much on peak-fitness of the mind as the body. Click here to subscribe to The Economist on YouTube: https://econ.st/2xvTKdy

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Getting Long Call Options On Phillies

I wish. The Phillies are not a publicly listed company as is Manchester United, for example, or as the Boston Celtics used to be before going private. Maybe Cramer knows how to play this one. Check out the latest rumor … Continue reading

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World (War I) Series

This is so cool…more than baseball heroes! Hank Gowdy and men from the 116th Infantry playing ball behind the front lines in France, August 1918. NARA. @OTBaseballPhoto pic.twitter.com/78VN6MPtt1 — Jeff Nichols (@backwards_river) December 15, 2018

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Happy Thanksgiving: Why I Am Thankful

I am most thankful for the human spirit of kindness, compassion, and empathy. This is our hope and where we need to invest most to accumulate true treasures, which cannot be destroyed, burned, or stolen. Hoarding toys and the relentless … Continue reading

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Pop, As Always, Nails It

Gregg Popovich when asked about everything he's endured last season "When you say we've endured this is basketball, we're playing a child's game and getting paid for it. If you look at what's going on in the world there are … Continue reading

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This Day In History

One of the greatest Americans in our history. #OTD in 1945, Jackie Robinson signed his first major league contract in Branch Rickey’s office, at 215 Montague St., Brooklyn, NY. Here's my painting of him from August 28, 1949. pic.twitter.com/8VgYs2MWQf — … Continue reading

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