[Insider content]: Rob talks about pitchers batting 8th and that it does net a team a few more runs over a season. For those of you who were drawing comparisons to Pudge batting 8th to Larussa’s strategy.
Internet buddy and Padres blogger Geoff Young has released his second Padres annual. Last year’s was awesome – even for non Padres diehards – and with a year of experience this one looks to be better. Also available in PDF
A look at “cheap” homers from last year to see who might get lucky this year, and who was lucky last year. The Tigers had the 2nd lowest “cheap” homer rate in the majors last year. Meaning that with a normal number of cheapies…
StorminNorman$ when it comes to MLB managers, nothing draws scrutiny like losing; and 'winning' is the key stat... and this reality
SEA essentially gave away Austin Jackson (to Cubs) today...for a player to be named later
jud 1.In coaching we call this the "failure to learn"!....he makes the same mistakes over and over. Then remarks "if I
Only Tiger Fan in Mississippi On your day off, see this link via Bless You Boys for the Brad Ausmus popularity poll:
Poor Brad! And while
Coleman Well, that's one way to get on a roll!
Highest payroll in all of MLB, and the Dodgers have been no-hit