Y’all know me. Y’all know what I love – pitchers, pitchers shaped like middle aged dads, pitchers who actually ARE middle aged dads, pitchers who bat, pitchers who field, and mascots (come on, I have to have a little variety in life). I’ve got a little of column A and a little of column B…… Continue reading The Midnight Snack – Thursday
Brian Wilson Attempts a Comeback; Prof Loses Her Mind
The Beard is Gone, but the Ego Lives On.
Will You Be My BRE (Best Rotation Ever)?
Let’s have a conversation about all time great pitching staffs.
The Midnight Snack – Monday
I heart pitchers.
Who’s an Ace?
This morning, I read something on Fangraphs that made me recall a conversation I had with a couple of friends several months ago about the very same topic: Let’s Define an Ace. We’ve all heard some analyst call the best pitcher of a staff “their ace”, even though the pitcher is no such thing when compared…… Continue reading Who’s an Ace?
Pitching By Committee-no more starters?
Traditionalists will not like this, but the wave of the future could be starting pitchers going fewer innings than they currently do. MLB.com columnist Mike Petriello presents a very compelling argument in favor of this titled Game changers: No more starter or reliever labels. Check it out. As most of you are aware, for most starting…… Continue reading Pitching By Committee-no more starters?