You Know My Birthday Is Coming Up Right?

I really, really, really, really want one of these.     You can pre-order here.  At $39.99 it’s actually incredibly reasonable considering how sweet this bad boy is. Colon himself is at the end of his majestic swing, looking toward the sky at his home run ball with a Bartolo-ish half-smile on his face. But…… Continue reading You Know My Birthday Is Coming Up Right?

This has to stop

Please please please stop this. MLB is quadrupling down on horrifying uniforms. Your team isn’t safe (except yahmule). You are not to own or possess any of these items and must willingly consent to a search by fan-interference anytime, day or night, with or without a warrant. This isn’t honoring the troops, it’s honoring duck…… Continue reading This has to stop

An afternoon social coffee with … guess who?

I’m sure it’s no surprise to any intelligent follower of baseball on Planet Earth, but the Yankee player that fans most love to hate …  Will retire after next season when his current contract runs out. So, does A-Rod have chances at more milestones? Let’s look at his career on B-Ref. He’s 28 HRs behind…… Continue reading An afternoon social coffee with … guess who?

Coach Barry Bonds?

Well, isn’t THIS “interesting”? (Cue Church Lady voice.) Gator may write something later from the “Feesh/Macondo” point of view, mainly about owner Jeff Loria trying to gin up attendance, if nothing else, but … The Marlins are looking at hiring Barry Bonds as a coach. As far as I’m aware, this is the first serious…… Continue reading Coach Barry Bonds?