Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Friday, December 28, 2012

Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 12-28-2012

Toledo News-Bee, December 28, 1912:

According to Tinker, while playing Brooklyn Evers narrowly escaped being beaned by one of Rucker’s fast ones.

“Gee, Nap nearly scattered Johnny’s brains all over the whole infield,” gasped Chance, who was on the bench.

“I wish he had,” remarked [Heinie] Zimmerman. “I would tear out there and get a handful for emergencies.”

Heinie Zimmerman: The greatest zombie ballplayer of all time.

Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: December 28, 2012 at 06:07 AM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dugout, heinie zimmerman, history

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Jefferson Manship (Dan Lee) Posted: December 28, 2012 at 06:11 AM (#4333495)
Heckuva pitching staff on today's Birthday Team.

C: Einar Diaz
1B: John Milner
2B: Tony Daniels
3B/Manager: Ray Knight
SS: Bill Hall
LF: Benny Agbayani
CF: Wattie Holm
RF: Melvin Nieves

SP: Ted Lyons
SP: Tommy Bridges
SP: Spaceman Bill Lee
SP: Zane Smith
SP: Pete Henning
RP: B.J. Ryan

Defensive Replacement: Aurelio Rodriguez
Cool Name: Count Sensenderfer
Not that one: Mel Stottlemyre
   2. Der-K eats all pumpkin everything Posted: December 28, 2012 at 04:07 PM (#4333851)
saito to rakuten. mike gonzalez to milwaukee (good add).

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Vegas Watch
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP - 2016 February 8: There’s baseball, politics … and real problems
(1769 - 7:30pm, Feb 12)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - February 2016
(738 - 7:25pm, Feb 12)
Last: Greg K

NewsblogOT: Soccer Thread - February 2016
(153 - 7:09pm, Feb 12)
Last: The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott)

NewsblogJacob deGrom to Mets: ‘Willing’ to do long-term deal now
(13 - 6:47pm, Feb 12)
Last: Adam Starblind

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 2-12-2016
(14 - 6:17pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogWrigleyville - What a Slutter Does, Has Done, and Might Do for Jake Arrieta
(7 - 6:05pm, Feb 12)
Last: zonk

NewsblogHall of Fame voters exhibit a clear anti-recency bias.
(8 - 6:02pm, Feb 12)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogBrian Kenny: HALL OF FAME'S ANTI-RECENCY BIAS
(73 - 6:01pm, Feb 12)
Last: bachslunch

NewsblogMLB, players' association work together to develop more protective pitching hat
(4 - 5:53pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogMLB New data results show high school baseball similar to MLB
(2 - 4:42pm, Feb 12)
Last: Leroy Kincaid

NewsblogKeith Law: 2016 ranking of all 30 farm systems (INSIDER)
(55 - 4:07pm, Feb 12)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogThe Uncertain Timetable for Cord-Cutting in Baseball's Future
(75 - 3:56pm, Feb 12)
Last: Greg K

NewsblogThe BtBS guide to analytics tools and resources - Beyond the Box Score
(4 - 3:18pm, Feb 12)
Last: KJOK

NewsblogThe Crack in the Defensive Spectrum
(47 - 2:11pm, Feb 12)
Last: AROM

NewsblogLorenzo Cain and A.J. Pollock Sign Atypical Contracts | FanGraphs Baseball
(5 - 12:12pm, Feb 12)
Last: Barry`s_Lazy_Boy

Page rendered in 0.2017 seconds
47 querie(s) executed