About Shutouts

Saves and Shutouts began as a sort of dumping ground for all things sports that happened to cross my brain. Then it was focused and tightened into a purely baseball blog. And since everything is cyclical, it’s heading back towards being about anything that may or may not be sports related.

I was a sports writer and a columnist for some time, but now I get to enjoy sports like a normal person — a normal, occasionally opinionated person. If you’re looking for trendy, snarky cynicism, this is not the place for you.

Please enjoy your stay. If you want to get in touch, email works best: nick [at] nicktavares [dot] com.

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