[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…
Smoking Loon I doubt it as well. I'll miss everything but the pitching.
Smoking Loon "Winning." Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha. Yup, no sense hanging around on a floundering team of no-names
boy was i ever wrong, i had thought Scherzer had about 210 million reasons to sign w/the Nats, instead it
StorminNorman$ being a lefty, some team will take a chance on him - though i doubt it will be DET (even
Only Tiger Fan in Mississippi Ok...a new topic, via Ken Rosenthal, Coke Zero uses Diet Coke to drop 15 lbs
He is still looking for
Smoking Loon I'm relieved that this matter has been put to bed. Onward. I don't recall any recent teams with starting rotations