Congratulations to Felix Hernandez, who earned the 100th win of his career against the Astros on Monday night. Hernandez pitched six shutout innings with nine strikeouts, allowing five hits and a walk. Despite velocity concerns (see below), Hernandez has recorded 37 strikeouts in 34 2/3 innings pitched this season. Many sniping 140-character comments have been [...]

Monday was a beautiful day here “Inside The Swollen Dome.” The podcast returned after a hiatus – call it a renewal with Vol. 1, Episode 1. I recapped the weekend’s events, got a little bit into the NBA Playoffs, Derrick Rose, early baseball returns, news of the weird and a wee bit of NFL schedule [...]

Thursdays are normally reserved for updated injury reports and practice notes. Occasionally, a player or coach will take to the podium and offer a quote that sends the Twitter-verse ablaze. Brandon Marshall wasn’t short-changed in his comments to the media about his intentions and state of mind for Monday’s tilt against the Jets. Marshall predicted [...]

Part of the Monday Night Football double-dip for Week 1 includes the marquee Baltimore-New York matchup. The Jets and Ravens are among the favorites to come out of the AFC for a run to Dallas, and things just got more interesting. Reports broke on Sunday night that all-world cornerback Darrelle Revis was set to ink [...]