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The Yankees Weren't Supposed to Be Here

Julian McWilliams | Posted 09.08.2015 | Sports
Julian McWilliams

The Yankees weren't supposed to be in the playoff mix, at least not this late into the season. After Sunday's win against the Tampa Bay Rays and Monday's win against the Baltimore Orioles, they are still .5 games out of first place in the American League East behind the red-hot Toronto Blue Jays.

Why Chris Van Hollen's Statement Could Be The Tipping Point For The Iran Deal

Joe Cirincione | Posted 07.31.2015 | Politics
Joe Cirincione

Van Hollen also addressed his hawkish colleagues in Congress, many of whom decried the deal even before fully reading it, who have been quick to move the goalposts of the agreement to include everything Iran does that we find objectionable.

Phillies Might be Wise to Keep Cole Hamels

Eric Marmon | Posted 07.20.2015 | Sports
Eric Marmon

Cole Hamels is the most valuable asset in this season's trade deadline, and the Phillies would be smart to remember that. Any deal involving him should be one that sets the Phillies up for years. Anything short of that, and they might as well just keep him.

Draft Position and Tracking of Pitchers

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 06.12.2015 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Pitchers drafted in the late rounds represent much smaller investments for the teams and are therefore expendable. This creates an incentive for the teams to push those late round draft picks who throw very hard through the minor league system quickly with little concern for their futures.

Price Wins In N.C.

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. David Price (D-N.C.) defeated Republican Paul Wright in the state's 4th District Tuesday. Price, who was first elected to Congress in 1986, w...

Individual-Candidate Super PACs Threaten to Wipe Out Candidate Contribution Limits

Fred Wertheimer | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics
Fred Wertheimer

The real purpose of an individual-candidate Super PAC is to circumvent candidate contribution limits. Wealthy donors, corporations and other contributors use these Super PACs as vehicles to make unlimited contributions to directly support the candidate backed by the Super PAC.

Sport and Society for Arete -- Re-Entry and Disorientation

Richard Crepeau | Posted 10.04.2014 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

I have been out of the country for less than three weeks and it is mid-summer when not much happens of note. The first thing I confronted on returning was a total reorganization of the local supermarket. Under the influence of jet lag I found this quite disorienting. As it turned out, this was only one of many changes that faced me.

Breaking Down the Biggest Trades on Deadline Day

Andrew Wild | Posted 10.01.2014 | Sports
Andrew Wild

Well, whatever we thought was plaguing front offices to make them so boring is apparently gone, because we got a whole lot of big time trades yesterday.

Tigers GM Jokes About AL Arms Race With A's GM

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.01.2014 | Sports

There's a new arms race in Major League Baseball and it seems like at least one of the general managers involved is having fun with it. Early in J...

MLB Star Drives To Game With Superhero Helmet

Posted 07.10.2014 | Sports

For anyone driving around St. Petersburg, Fla. on Wednesday afternoon who happened to notice someone in a Batman helmet driving a convertible, that wa...

Big Papi: 'It's A War'

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.31.2014 | Sports

The rivalry between the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays has been taken to another level. After a game that included four ejections, two bench-cleari...

This Is Why MLB Players Wear Cups

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.23.2014 | Sports

Tampa Bay Rays ace David was very fortunate to be wearing a cup on Tuesday night. Minnesota Twins star Joe Mauer laced a line drive that appeared to n...

David Price's Honest Answer To Fantasy Baseball Question

Posted 02.13.2014 | Sports

Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price understands fantasy baseball and wasn't afraid to tell someone on Twitter to choose another pitcher instead of him on T...

104 Members of Congress Say Give Diplomacy a Chance

Joe Cirincione | Posted 04.14.2014 | Politics
Joe Cirincione

The letter will be a blow to efforts to advance a rumored non-binding resolution in the House that would attempt to derail the negotiations with Iran set to begin again on February 18.

Luke Johnson

House Democrats Mobilize Against Iran Sanctions Bill | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two House Democrats are mobilizing their colleagues against a bill to slap more sanctions on Iran, circulating a letter that backs Presi...

Remembering When A Less Partisan Congress Actually Worked

The Daily Beast | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics

The hyper-partisanship that’s earned Congress abysmal approval ratings could be fixed by restoring committee powers, says veteran legislator David P...

MLB All-Star Offers Some Sexist Holiday Travel Advice

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.26.2013 | Sports

With 38.9 million expected to travel by car during the Thanksgiving holiday, Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price offered up an unsolicited bit of advic...

David Price's Girlfriend Rips Red Sox Fans

Posted 10.07.2013 | Sports

Rays ace David Price's girlfriend is no fan of Red Sox Nation. During Game 1 of the ALDS against Boston on Friday night, Price's significant other twe...

Paul Blumenthal

The New Campaign Finance Reformers Look To Jump-Start A Movement | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

COLUMBIA, Md. -- The 2014 election is over a year away, but even so Rep. John Sarbanes (D-Md.) found himself standing in late July in the recessed liv...

Price Leads Rays Past Rangers

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 11.30.2013 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — David Price, Evan Longoria and the Tampa Bay Rays are going to playoffs again, getting there with a victory in their final re...

Tiebreaker: Rays vs. Rangers

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 09.30.2013 | Sports

For the Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Rays, MLB's 162-game schedule didn't quite cut it. Having finished the regular season with identical 91-71 records...

WATCH: Rays Pitcher Ready For College Football

Posted 08.29.2013 | Sports

Rays ace David Price is letting everyone know that he's ready for college football. Price, a former Vanderbilt All-American, wore a Commodores footbal...

Is Congress Simply No Fun Anymore?

National Journal | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics

When Rep. Rodney Alexander, R-La., announced this week that he would retire from his seat after 10 years in the House, he cited his frustrations with ...

Washington Reassesses Iran Policy

Joel Rubin | Posted 09.24.2013 | World
Joel Rubin

This Washington reassessment of the new possibilities for negotiations with Iran is remarkable, especially when compared to the American political environment of less than a year ago.

Reps. Dent, Price Lead Quarter of House to Urge Talks with New Iran President

Robert Naiman | Posted 09.18.2013 | World
Robert Naiman

To seriously test Rouhani's offer of engagement, Obama needs a little room from Congress. He can't seriously engage Iran if it's widely perceived that the whole Congress is working to undermine him.