Kyle Hynes

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  • College football Week 4 roundup

    Having undergone a hiatus, our weekly college football roundups are now officially back. Every week between now and the national championship in January, I’ll be providing the results of big games, analyzing their implications for conference championships and the playoff picture, top teams’ schedules for next week, and, perhaps most contentiously, a ranking.
    So without further ado, let’s jump rig...

    Sports | September 26, 2022
  • Pirates, week 3: Not jinxing it yet

    Week Record: 3-4
    Season Record: 7-8

    NL Central Standings
    St. Louis… 9-4 (playoff position)
    Milwaukee… 9-6 (1 game back)
    Chicago… 7-8 (3 games back)
    Pittsburgh… 7-8 (3 games back)
    Cincinnati… 2-13 (8 games back)

    Sports | April 25, 2022
  • Pirates, week 2: Nice while it lasts

    Week Record: 4-2
    Season Record: 4-4

    NL Central Standings
    St. Louis… 5-2 (playoff position)
    Chicago… 4-3 (0.5 games back)
    Pittsburgh… 4-4 (1.5 games back)
    Milwaukee… 4-5 (2 games back)
    Cincinnati… 2-6 (3.5 games back)

    Sports | April 18, 2022
  • Pirates, week 1: Signs of optimism for future despite bad start to season

    April 7: loss, at St. Louis, 9-0
    April 9: loss, at St. Louis, 6-2
    Week Record: 0-2
    Season Record: 0-2

    Sports | April 11, 2022
  • Why the new MLB Playoffs are bad for baseball

    There will be baseball in 2022. And to everyone’s surprise, it will be a full season. Baseball will be delayed for the third year in a row, but we will be treated to the full 162-game slate. Commissioner Rob Manfred and the MLB Players Association announced last Thursday that they had reached a new collective bargaining agreement, ending the lockout that cut spring training short and looked likely...

    Sports | March 21, 2022