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About Thomas Wayne

Thomas Wayne is a writer and independent filmmaker who lives with his lovely bride Lori and her daughter Emily in a small Southern state. His main agenda for the 2010 season is two fold: First, keep producing quality work for the fine readers at Dugout Central, and second, take some much needed time off during the summer to follow his 9 year old nephew as he throws a host of no-hitters.

Posts by Thomas Wayne:

Thomas Wayne is BACK…you have been warned…lol

Friday, December 14th, by ThomasWayne

Thomas Wayne’s 2012 American League Predictions (Finally…lol)

Wednesday, April 18th, by ThomasWayne

No – to the shock of many – I do not have Albert Pujols winning AL MVP. Who do I have??? Read on…


Tuesday, April 10th, by ThomasWayne

Verlander Named MVP – Sadly, As I Expected

Monday, November 21st, 2011 by ThomasWayne

I congratulate Mr. Verlander on his win. Keep Cabrera’s (or Granderson’s, or Ellsbury’s, or Bautista’s) MVP award well dusted and polished on your mantle.

For Your AL MVP Consideration I Give You – Michael Young

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 by ThomasWayne

So I see ESPN’s Justin Verlander push and raise them with one of my own – Michael Young. Jump on the bandwagon now – we have plenty of room.

BREAKING NEWS: Nyjer Morgan Diagnosed with Severe Little Man’s Disease

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

Seriously – what is wrong with Nyjer Morgan? How big a fruit do you have to be to act like a sideshow clown – not just after a game but during? Anyone who watched the Cardinals/Brewers game (or the highlights) please feel free to comment, I’d like to know what you think about his behavior. [...]

Jeter’s Final Push – Can He Reach 3100 by the end of the year?

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

So in the spirit of “can Ichiro get 46 hits in 28 games” I ask you this – Can Jeter get 32 in 22 games and enter 2012 with 3100?

The Mets Big Coup of 2012???

Sunday, September 4th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

Perhaps they can spring Bernie Madoff and use him as bullpen coach? One thing is for sure – if the Met’s pull off this little deal it will bring back the one thing they haven’t had in a while -RESPECT.

Milwaukee Brewers – Real Deal or Paper Pretender?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011 by ThomasWayne

The modern day version of Harvey’s Wall Bangers (okay, Harvey’s been gone a good  long while now - so have Coop, Yount, Gormon,  Ben O.,Teddy Simmons and the rest – but that hasn’t kept the walls from being banged by today’s Brew Crew)  are going to finish (most likely) 8 or 9 games ahead of St.Louis and the [...]

Ichiro’s Final Push – Is 200 Hits Achievable This Year?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011 by ThomasWayne

After a decade of 200 + hit seasons Ichiro has 154 in 2011 with 28 games left. The record is toast, right? Don’t be to sure…

Thomas Wayne needs your help with AMERICAN SOLDIER!!!

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

Or….An awfully busy young man has decided to ask the good readers at Dugout Central for a helping hand with a great project that benefits our men and woman of the U.S. military…

Thomas Wayne’s 2011 Predictions – World Series Edition

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

For those of you not wanting to read the long winded versions of my multiple predictions and just want to see who I think will be in the World Series a good six and a half months before it happens – wait no more!!!
2011 World Series
White Sox vs Phillies
An epic match up in the making [...]

Thomas Wayne’s Brave and Boneheaded 2011 Predictions – National League Edition

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

With my AL picks firmly in place let’s move onto the Senior Circuit and see how much damage we can do.

Thomas Wayne’s Bold and Beer Battered 2011 Predictions – American League Edition

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

Welcome to the 2011 edition of my nearly flawless (and by nearly flawless I mean I have about a one in no-chance-in-hell shot of getting more than a third of these right) MLB AL Predictions.

For Your Need To Know: The Babe’s Record Deal – March 8, 1930

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 by ThomasWayne

This is For Your Need To Know:
On this date in 1930 The Babe (the Sultan of Swat – the Bambino – the Colosus of Clout – the Maharajah of Mash), George Herman Ruth, signs a two year pact with the Bronx Bombers for $160,000. At the time, his $80,000 per year salary was the highest [...]