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John Strubel is a freelance sports reporter. This blog is a collection of original thoughts and perspective on the latest sports news and headlines.

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REVENGE IS A DISH BEST SERVED COLD

The Tampa Bay Times reported this week that Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown obtained a fake COVID-19 vaccination card. If it's true, shame on Brown. If the allegations are not true, shame on Steven Ruiz. Who? Steven Ruiz. He is Brown's former...

THE RUMOR

On Aug. 14, 1997, an electrical failure at Camden Yards caused the Baltimore Orioles and Seattle Mariners to postpone their scheduled game. "The Rumor," a new podcast, explores the truth as to why the outage happened. It involves Cal Ripken, his...

BEING JOHN SMOLTZ

John Smoltz

For all of us who have dreamed of being a Major League Baseball broadcaster, take a look at Twitter. When I saw John Smoltz trending on Twitter during Game 4 of the World Series, I got curious and made the mistake of tapping on his name.