Cleveland Indians

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    September 4, 2013

    Twelve Moments That Prove Marlins Rookie Sensation Jose Fernandez Is the Baseball Jesus

    In what hasn't exactly been the most enjoyable season for Miami Marlins fans, every fifth day has been a reward for the four prior. Jose Fernandez's story has been well documented, and beyond his dominance on the mound, his genuine upbeat personality and demeanor on the baseball field have been a br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2013

    LeBron James Is Serving Jury Duty Today

    Well, we guess he's kept his official residency in Ohio, because LeBron James is serving jury duty in Akron today. Yep, not even the NBA's MVP can get out of jury duty.

  • Calendar

    August 1, 2013
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    March 29, 2013

    Meet the 2013 Miami Marlins! A Position-By-Position Analysis of Baseball's Worst Lineup

    Step right up, meet your 2013 Miami Marlins, same as the 2012 Miami Marlins -- only completely different! If you're anything like me, you're angry, you're hurt, and you may or may not say to yourself during a jog, "Hey, that's a good place to hide a body named Jeffrey Loria!" But hear me out, we got ... More >>

  • News

    March 28, 2013

    The Screwball Economics of Major League Baseball

    As another season begins, MLB faces an unsustainable future — and you're picking up the tab.

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2012

    Miami Marlins Hire Former Player Mike Redmond as Manager

    The Miami Marlins have hired a new manager to replace the ousted Ozzie Guillen, and he's no stranger to the club. Mike Redmond made his major league debut as a catcher for the Marlins back in 1998 and played with the team through 2004. He'll now return as the team's new manager according to reports.

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Ozzie Guillen Ranked Least-Respected Manager in Poll of 100 Players

    Much like Rodney Dangerfield, Ozzie Guillen gets no respect. A recent poll of 100 current MLB players by Men's Journal reveals that the Venezuelan loud mouth is the least respected baseball manager currently in the league. He ran away with the dishonor by a wide margin.

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2012

    John "La Ley" Ruiz Loses His Boat And Owes Money To Contractors

    Lawyer John Ruiz ​A politically connected Miami Lawyer who's gained fame dispensing advice to Hispanic folks who are losing their homes is in his own financial pickle. John H. Ruiz, who hosts La Ley TV, a popular financial advice program on Spanish-language GenTV, recently had his luxury cigarette ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Five Greatest Baseball Moments In Sun Life Stadium History (Video)

    via YouTubeJudging by the comments around baseball, not many players are going to weep openly tomorrow when the Marlins play their last game ever at Sun Life Stadium. "There were a lot of rain delays, and no fans," Josh Willingham recalls. "You're talking about the worst conditions," ex-fan fave Cod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Matthew Bellamy, Hero/Idiot Who Wore LeBron Jersey to Cleveland Indians Game, Severely Beaten

    ​Matthew Bellamy is definitely getting the full, abusive spin cycle of Z-list fame. The Lakeland native, who moved to a Cleveland suburb as a kid, first achieved notoriety when he was booed and escorted out of the Cleveland Indians' Progressive Field for wearing a LeBron James jersey three weeks ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    Miami-Dade County Will Be the Only Place Where All Four Big Sports Trophies Have Been Handed Out

    We've only won three, but all four have been handed out in Miami-Dade. ​Miami is home to a couple of neat sports stats, but The Sun-Sentinel points out we're about to become home to another: the first and only county in America where the championship trophies of all four major sports leagues have ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Matthew Bellamy, Guy Who Wore LeBron Jersey to Indians Game, Sees Invitation Rescinded By Heat

    ​From denying us an interview with Banana Man, to issuing an all-expenses-paid invitation to The Guy Who Wore a Heat LeBron Jersey to a Cleveland Indians Game, to rescinding said invitation, is anybody else getting the feeling that the Miami Heat's PR office is a very bizarre place?

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Guy Who Wore Heat Jersey to an Indians Game Gets to Meet the Team

    So remember Matthew Bellamy? He was the brave man who got booed and escorted out of a Cleveland Indians home game by police simply because he dared to wear LeBron James' Miami Heat jersey. Yeah, we never thought we'd ever hear about him again. Well, according to an unconfirmed report from The Clevel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Former Marlins Excel in Fall Classic

    Jeffrey Loria would have more World Series trophies if he wasn't a cheapskate.​Watching Cody Ross rip through Major League Baseball's postseason got us wondering about former Florida Marlins who have tasted sweet success during the Fall Classic since the team won the World Series in 2003.Watching ... More >>

  • News

    October 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Cleveland Fans Hate First Amendment Almost As Much As They Hate LeBron

    via ABC15​Matthew Bellamy, the man who bravely wore a LeBron James Miami Heat Jersey to a Cleveland Indians game only to get escorted out and allegedly berated by police, is now a first amendment martyr. And Cleveland fans absolutely hate the very Constitution of this fine country, at least accord ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2010

    LeBron, Implants, Spankings and a Tea Party Tirade

    If Riptide posts a blog, and no one comments on it, did it ever really get posted? Since Riptide would be nothing without them, here is a list, in no specific order, of this week's best mouth offs.1. Dr. Paul Perito had a bone to pick with Riptide after returning from his penile-implant marathon in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Matthew Bellamy, Thrown Out of Cleveland Ballpark in Heat Jersey, Tells His Side of the Story

    via ABC15​Matthew Bellamy provided some, apparently, much needed catharsis for angry Cleveland sports fans Wednesday. He showed up at a Cleveland Indians game in LeBron James Miami Heat jersey and got booed out of the stadium. Now he's telling his side of the story, and apparently fans weren't the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2010

    Man in LeBron Heat Jersey Shows Up at Cleveland Indians Game, Gets Thrown Out

    ​People in Cleveland are still pissed about that whole "LeBron James betrayed our town on a self-congratulatory, national live TV special for the Heat" thing. Jeez, come on folks, it's been a full three weeks now. Last night a man wearing an official LeBron James Miami Heat jersey at Cleveland Ind ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Miami Heat More "Evil" than Yankees, Says Drunk-on-Sorrow Cleveland Columnist

    Associated Press​Cleveland has plenty of reasons to declare a municipal omerta on LeBron James. Using a live TV special to choose the Heat was the sporting version of that part in Carrie where the popular jock makes Sissy Spacek his prom date just to dump pig's blood all over her, only inste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2010

    Riptide Presents the All-Asshole Major League Baseball Team

    Historically speaking, he's still in the Asshole Minor Leagues.​So Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez has apologized-- after much coercion--for not running after a kicked ball and then lashing out at his teammates and manager Fredi Gonzalez. He's been reinstated into his God-given spot in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Dear Jeffrey Loria: Quit Acting Like a D-Bag and Leave Fredi Alone

    Somewhere in a New York penthouse right now, Jeffrey Loria is angrily straightening a Picasso on his wall, swigging a vintage Chianti, and cursing loudly.via Hazboy's flickrWhy wouldn't you fire the best manager in baseball?​His Marlins have missed the playoffs yet again. And Loria has decided it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    Satchel Paige's Years in Miami

    Courtesy of Random House​Most baseball fans are familiar with Satchel Paige, the absolutely dominant Negro Leagues pitcher who played pro baseball for 40 years. In 1948, Bill Veeck, the legendary owner of the Cleveland Indians, finally gave the 41-year-old Paige a chance to pitch in th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 18, 2009
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    February 21, 2009

    UM Baseball: The Wulfman Cometh

    It was supposed to be Chris Hernandez's night. When the preseason All-American took the mound Friday before a sold-out crowd in newly renovated Mark Light Stadium, fans were ready for him to nail the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.After all, the sophomore lefty was a perfect 11-0 last season. But Hernandez ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    If You Build It

    They wont come ... or at least not without better planning

  • News

    December 12, 2002

    GPA Redux

    Ticket sales weren't so hot, after all

  • News

    July 11, 2002

    Big-Game Fish

    Florida Marlin Luis Castillo's hitting streak got him to the All-Star Game; next year he's a trophy catch

  • Recreation

    May 16, 2002


    Homestead Sports Complex

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    May 9, 2002

    Outsider Baseball

    The spring-training stadium nobody wanted hosts the league nobody knows

  • News

    April 18, 2002

    El Lanzador

    Vicente Lopez was almost the Cuban Koufax

  • Music

    March 28, 2002

    Sporting Life

    No Good is on top of the game

  • News

    October 11, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of October 11, 2001

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    The Last Pony Show

    Owner John Brunetti is determined to save Hialeah Park, but market pressures may spell doom after 76 years of racing

  • News

    January 25, 2001

    The Manager's Many Friends

    One thing about Steve Shiver's future as the county's chief executive: It'll never be lonely at the top

  • News

    August 3, 2000

    Ring Cycle

    Miami boasts a boxing legend who has kept on swinging through good times and bad. He's the king of the clubs. He's Tuto Zabala.

  • News

    March 16, 2000

    On the Block

    In an act of audacious short-sightedness, Miami is offering its finest bayfront property to the highest bidder

  • News

    October 29, 1998

    Fishy Finances

    A close inspection of the Marlins' accounts shows Wayne Huizenga trashed the team and made a bundle

  • News

    October 9, 1997

    Taking the Marlins Downtown

    No, we're not talking about McGwire or Griffey. We're talking about a new ballpark.

  • News

    April 10, 1997

    Sudden Wayne Change

    Wayne Huizenga drives a hard bargain at Homestead racetrack -- he'll make millions while Dade taxpayers are taken for a ride

  • News

    July 18, 1996

    The Uneven Bars

    When put to the test, many local sports-theme establishments don't live up to the hype

  • Film

    September 21, 1994
  • Film

    October 6, 1993
  • News

    July 31, 1991