Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


Contributors

Jim Furtado
Founder & Publisher
Repoz
Editor - Baseball Primer

Syndicate

Food Newsbeat

Monday, August 21, 2017

Souhan: Pounds sneak up on injured Sano as Twins get back in race

According to my information, Sano’s weight has gradually risen all season and is now well above 260 pounds, which is the number listed on the Twins roster. He might be 20 to 25 pounds heavier than that.

Sano is 24 and until this week he had not suffered any injuries related to his bulk, but even his strength and assorted other athletic gifts will not allow him to be the player he should be if he isn’t careful.

Pablo Sandoval comes to mind. The two-time All-Star third baseman failed to control his weight, and it has severely damaged a promising career. And for all of his talent and accomplishments, Sano has not yet put together a full, outstanding big-league season.

LA Podcasting Hombre of Anaheim Posted: August 21, 2017 at 03:30 AM | 11 comment(s)
  Beats: diet, disabled list, fat, food, sano, twins

Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Friday, March 24, 2017

Southern hospitality: Braves unveil new SunTrust Park food | FOX Sports

There must be cake.

Jim Furtado Posted: March 24, 2017 at 11:51 AM | 100 comment(s)
  Beats: food

 

 

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Don Malcolm
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP 22 August 2017: The myth of baseball’s depoliticalization
(213 - 8:41pm, Aug 22)
Last: Renegade (((JE)))

NewsblogMets' Steven Matz goes on disabled list | MLB.com
(34 - 8:35pm, Aug 22)
Last: Captain Supporter

NewsblogOT-NBA off season thread
(1850 - 8:34pm, Aug 22)
Last: jmurph

NewsblogNever get involved in a land war in OMNICHATTER!, for August 22, 2017
(22 - 8:25pm, Aug 22)
Last: AT-AT at bat@AT&T

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 8-22-2017
(15 - 8:25pm, Aug 22)
Last: eric

NewsblogThe Segregated Cornfield
(66 - 8:16pm, Aug 22)
Last: You're a clown, RMc! I'm tired of it!

NewsblogThe totality of Rafael Devers, who is eclipsing everything thought possible
(23 - 8:16pm, Aug 22)
Last: Wahoo Sam

NewsblogJustin Verlander's domination of Dodgers looked like an Astros audition | ESPN
(53 - 7:24pm, Aug 22)
Last: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad)

NewsblogHow much is Tanaka worth? MLB execs weigh in on $67M mystery | New York Post
(2 - 6:28pm, Aug 22)
Last: Captain Supporter

NewsblogTaking Back the Ballparks - San Diego Padres
(75 - 6:18pm, Aug 22)
Last: Manny Coon

NewsblogColon becomes third active pitcher to beat all 30 teams
(70 - 6:11pm, Aug 22)
Last: villageidiom

Gonfalon CubsThat counted as Now
(14 - 6:02pm, Aug 22)
Last: Moses Taylor, Unwavering Optimist

NewsblogCan Scouts and Statcast Coexist? | FanGraphs Baseball
(6 - 5:48pm, Aug 22)
Last: Walt Davis

Sox TherapyThe Gauntlet
(84 - 5:17pm, Aug 22)
Last: villageidiom

NewsblogOT: New Season August 2017 Soccer Thread
(167 - 4:49pm, Aug 22)
Last: He who brought the butter dish to Balshazar (CoB)

Page rendered in 0.9435 seconds
55 querie(s) executed