I’m sure you saw that Albert Pujols made his pitching debut for the Cardinals on May 15th in a blowout game against the Giants. Apparently, there was some smack talk between future Hall-of-Famers in the dugout afterwards, with Yadier Molina informing Pujols that he would have fared better. Or would he? A week later, Yadi…… Continue reading Yadi v Albert: Pitchers’ Duel
Apologies to the Prof and the Midnight Snack, as far as theme, or ideas to touch on, but there’s several socially related ones out there today. So, let’s take a look. First, Yasiel Puig will face no MLB discipline after an alleged domestic violence incident last fall. Aroldis Chapman has been disciplined and Jose Reyes’…… Continue reading An afternoon cup of social coffee
The Mets have released shortstop Ruben Tejada. Tejada started last season as a utility player, eventually gaining the starting role for the Mets before gaining notoriety for breaking his leg at the hands (feet?) of Chase Utley. The move may prove fortuitous for the Cardinals who are in need of a replacement short stop with…… Continue reading Mets Release Ruben Tejada
Sharp as a needle.
My friends and I, we’ve got a lot of problems.
I am of mixed feelings…
Stop comparing ratings to Football. Baseball ratings are better than ever.
As noted on my blog, Mike Matheny’s mismanagement helped cost the Cards Game 3 of the Division Series, and John Mozeliak’s general mismanagement arguably helped cost the Birds Game 3. A shout-out to the Cubs, though. They still had to hit those gopher balls out of the park, and no mismanagement of any type was…… Continue reading A quick post-mortem and look ahead on the Cardinals
Stop! Hammel Time!
Happy Jake Arrieta Day!
Thank you to whomever gave athletes such a large microphone.
Is today the best day of the year for baseball? There’s only four games on schedule, but man what great match-ups we have. Today is one of those days where I really wish I didn’t have this pesky job and could afford to watch the probable 12 consecutive hours of action. It all kicks off…… Continue reading Is Today The Best Day Of The Year For Baseball?
Show off your guessing skills!
We have a new entry in the Right Way Players category, plus Uncle Charlie’s back and I give a mascot a shoutout.