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Wednesday, September 14, 2016
COONEY: Herrera could end up shuffling himself out of Phillies’ outfield picture | Phillies | buckscountycouriertimes.com
The OMNICHATTER has not been called about the Twins job yet.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Getcher Vin Scully fix in the regular season. After that, there aint no more.
The search expands.
Pittsburgh Press, September 13, 1916:
I understand why left-handed infielders are so rare, but it does seem like an extremely talented lefty first baseman (Keith Hernandez in his prime, for instance) could have pulled it off. Okay, maybe they might drill a few baserunners in the face with ...Read More...
A funny thing happened on the way to mediocrity.
The OMNICHATTER wears sunglasses at night.
Monday, September 12, 2016
Mike Trout is a few “Mike Trout” games away from notching his second 10-WAR season. Combined, the rest of major league baseball has zero.
Trout’s career has essentially been one long milestone to this point, so marking another 10-WAR season probably doesn’t warrant a plaque in his personal trophy room (though there’s plenty of room where his multiple MVPs should be).
If Cookie Monster ate the OMNICHATTER, it’d be the the OM-NOM-NOM-NICHATTER
...in which a quiet, intelligent, thoughtful ballplayer who mostly kept to himself threatens to beat the crap out of every single person on his own team. In the leadup to this incident, the Dodgers had lost seven of nine and had fallen out of first place.
Pittsburgh Press, September 12, 1916:
Hope in Cincy.
One of the early chapters explores D’Acquisto’s impressive year in Fresno. During the 1972 season, the San Diego native led the league with 245 strikeouts and had a winning percentage of .739 as he went 17-6. He was voted the best pitching prospect in the league.
The Mets need a big few weeks from Cespedes.
So, pitchers can impact BIP. Who knew?
Opening up the interview, King asked Trump: “What surprised you the most about running for office?”
Trump pointed to the media’s “tremendous dishonesty.”
“I mean, they’ll take a statement that you make, which is perfect,” Trump said, “and they’ll cut it up and chop it up and shorten it or lengthen it, or do something with it, then all of a sudden, it doesn’t look like as good as it did when you actually said it.”
Tap-In Question: Are you still majorly concerned about the Orioles’ starting rotation? - BaltimoreBaseball.com
I’m not counting the Orioles out.
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The Cubs magic number is five!
This is far down on his list of big homers but it’s meaningful nonetheless.
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Always good to see a different team win. In my case, especially when it’s the one you root for.
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Once upon a time, the average ballplayer was paid about the same as a factory foreman, and the games were almost the length of a movie. Alas, those days aren’t coming back, but even progressive, analytics thinkers know today’s game has to change.
“Pace of play is vitally important on many fronts, mainly with the entertainment product that’s out there for younger viewers,” says Brian Kenny of MLB Network. “And not just because, ‘Oh, these millennials have no attention span.’ No, how ...Read More...
Their problem has been identified.
A.J. Pollock’s lost season.
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(2 - 11:22pm, Sep 27)
Hall of Merit: Most Meritorious Player: 1997 Ballot
(7 - 11:18pm, Sep 27)
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(5 - 11:18pm, Sep 27)
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(69 - 11:16pm, Sep 27)
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(25 - 11:10pm, Sep 27)
Last: SoSHially Unacceptable
Sox Therapy: Looking Ahead - Playoff Roster
(10 - 11:08pm, Sep 27)
Last: Textbook Editor
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(605 - 11:02pm, Sep 27)
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(953 - 11:00pm, Sep 27)
Last: Joe Bivens, Floundering Pumpkin
Newsblog: Marlins sign Martin Prado to 3-year, $40 million extension
(2 - 10:59pm, Sep 27)
Last: Walt Davis
Newsblog: The Golden Age of Baseball Writing
(10 - 10:47pm, Sep 27)
Last: ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick
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(2 - 10:33pm, Sep 27)
Last: Srul Itza
Newsblog: Are Baseball's MVP Voters Racist?
(36 - 10:18pm, Sep 27)
Newsblog: Scoreboard operator tells the inside stories of Fenway’s Wall
(2 - 9:23pm, Sep 27)
Last: Jose Canusee
Newsblog: Fallout from brawl becomes big question for Blue Jays now - Sportsnet.ca
(19 - 9:14pm, Sep 27)
Last: Greg K