Posnanski hates the Morris for Hall of Fame argument that he was the best pitcher of the 80’s. I tend to agree. While a case can be made for Morris, it rings hollow as long as Bert Blyleven is on the outside looking in.
But Posnanski does agree that Lou Whitaker got the shaft and echoed my thoughts on his candidacy rather precisely. I don’t know if Whitaker is a HoFer, but the disparity between Whitaker’s and Sandberg’s treatment is inexplicable.
Smoking Loon Minor league 3B Michael Almanzar has been signed, probably for Erie. Sometimes the stats are remarkably clear on a
Ventura & Marte (not the former Tiger) both killed in separate car wrecks in the D.R. in the same day...
StorminNorman$ i agree Tony, my confidence in Gose a/o Collins is minimal
Tony de Florida Beats the heck out of the trade we made for Maybin. Got to be better than Gose/Fingers in CF.
StorminNorman$ agree on all points Loon
me thinks this sends the message that DET is not going to add another dime to
Smoking Loon Yeah, exactly. "Who?" So... OF Mikie Mahtook. OK. Maybe they see something. I take this to mean they would rather
Smoking Loon Ugh. Don't remind me.
Reality overrated? He he. Maybe. It's a nice place to visit, but you wouldn't want to live
StorminNorman$ ...and today exemplifies that understanding maybe a bit more so than other days ;(