Taylor Lee

Taylor Lee is Operations Director and the Sports Editor at Grit Daily. With over 10 years of experience in the business realm including an MBA from Grand Canyon University, Taylor focuses his writing in the fields of sports, music, and business. His other interest include being outdoors, cigars, and fine bourbons. Taylor is based in Dayton, Ohio.

The Madness of March Has Begun: Who We Think Is Winning It All

The First Four games at the University of Dayton Arena is a very exciting time, it marks the beginning of March Madness which is one of the best events in all of sports. Every team has a chance to make a large upset and move on to the next round in hopes to hoist the trophy and cut down that net. On April 22, 2010 the NCAA announced that they tournament would be expanded to 68 teams with an additional four “Play-in-Games” which would start with the 2011 tournament. The term “First Four” was...

Record Breaking Contract for Mike Trout; What This Means for Professional Sports

This offseason all eyes were on Bryce Harper and Manny Machado as anxious baseball fans loomed to see the destinations, in hope it would be their favorite team. With Spring Training around the corner, it became more evident that the world would soon know where some of the best young stars in baseball were going to be playing next: Manny Machado: San Diego Padres Manny Machado was the first to make a move, he signed with the San Diego Padres on February 19th to a 10-year $300 million-dollar...

This Year Is the Earliest Opening Day in MLB History! Here’s Why

The Major League Baseball Opening Day is almost back, in a quiet time of the year for sports, we’re ready for that long awaited first pitch. Baseball means warmer weather, constant games to watch, and hot dogs. When is Opening Day? The first games are set in Japan between the Mariners and Athletics for a two-game set on March 20th at the Tokyo Dome. The other 30 MLB teams will kickoff on the official Opening Day March 28th, the previous earliest opening day was March 29th of 2018. Last year...

Why the Cleveland Browns’ Acquisition of Odell Beckham, Jr. Is One To Understand

For the upcoming 2019 NFL season, one thing looks to be certain–it’s highly unlikely the Cleveland Browns will experience another win-less season like it did back in 2017, where they went 0-16 under head coach, Hue Jackson. This week has been extremely emotional, both for Browns fans and the Giants community, as the Giants traded their superstar wide-receiver, Odell Beckham Jr. to the Cleveland Browns, and signing Golden Tate to take his place. There’s no doubt that the...

Who Would You Pick For Your 2019 NFL Mock Draft? Here’s Ours.

This year’s draft takes me back to 2014 when there was discussion over whom should be the first-round pick—at the time, Jadaveon Clowney seemed to be the best available option, but it was uncertain if the Texans would choose him. Similarly, this year, the Cardinals are in a similar situation—Nick Bosa, defensive end from Ohio State, who seems to be the best available option, or Oklahoma Sooners quarterback, Kyler Murray? This years 2019 NFL Draft begins April 25 and runs until April 27....