The other day, I mentioned that the Tampa Bay Rays have decided to join their local baseball brothers in suckage, but they’ve notched it up. Now they’ve traded Steven Souza, Jr. to the Gritty Snakes. What they got in return is irrelevant. In the course of a few months, they’ve gotten rid of the Actual…… Continue reading Errant Sea Creatures Flee Florida
I can’t really believe this hiring would actually happen, but the Dodgers have reportedly interviewed Kirk Gibson for their managerial opening. President of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman has always been touted as a sabermetrics guy, as noted when Los Angeles hired him away from the Rays. And Gibson strikes me as being not a sabermetrics…… Continue reading Captain Grit to replace Donny Baseball?
First he’s out, then he’s back in, now he’s out.
Wow, that sure seemed fast. It appears that the Marlins will be hiring former Dodger skipper Don Mattingly just a week after his announced departure from L.A. The Marlins and the Don have agreed to a four year deal. An official announcement will not come until after the World Series as MLB prefers to keep…… Continue reading Marlins to Hire Mattingly
The Don has left the building