Trevor Bauer is free today. He was scheduled to pitch, but, belatedly, MLB placed him on administrative leave while it investigates sexual assault allegations against him. Bauer’s agent, a friend from college days, says the pitcher won’t challenge the forced leave – conveniently spinning the situation to suggest that he could fight the benching. The…… Continue reading Bauer Outrage
You need a good laugh today. Lord, I need a good laugh today. And, lo, the baseball gods have met us in our time of need. Praise Jobu! Behold, the ridiculous and the sublime. A judge ruled last Friday that Lenny Dykstra has such a bad reputation, you can’t make it any worse. Or, in…… Continue reading Lenny Dykstra: Too Lousy To Libel
All we want for Christmas is sick burns!
America’s favorite washed up football player-turned-weekend baseball enthusiast keeps getting trotted out by the New York Mets, a team which never met a bad idea it didn’t like. Not only did Mets brass keep bringing Tebow out to play to the consternation of Metropolitan fans and amusement of his would-be teammates and manager, but now word comes…… Continue reading Tim, You Gotta Let It Go.
A bird team won, and a bird team lost.
There’s some wacky fun times happening in the Internet Baseball Writers Association of America. https://twitter.com/IBWAA/status/782346711318618112 https://twitter.com/IBWAA/status/782401586815389696 https://twitter.com/IBWAA/status/782402089389400066 https://twitter.com/IBWAA/status/782413793498238977 Miguel Cabrera for AL MVP, a bad choice, but a little bit understandable because there’s history there. But Ian Kinsler? Justin Upton? CAMERON MAYBIN??? Michael Fulmer for AL Cy Young?!?!? Are you serious? K-Rod for Reliever? And…… Continue reading IBWAA Members Suspended For Questionable Ballots
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The latest on SunTrust Park
Trump wants Rose in HOF; Rose wants Trump in the White House.
A very telling inside look at the collapse of the Nationals season.