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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Worst Pro Baseball Team of 2017 Doesn’t Want Your Pity

Dreadful Foie Gras Posted: August 22, 2017 at 09:05 PM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: August 23, 2017 at 08:10 AM (#5519170)
Good read - thanks for sharing it.
   2. RMc Has Bizarre Ideas to Fix Baseball Posted: August 23, 2017 at 08:14 AM (#5519171)
The world needs more men like JD Droddy.

This team would've made the list, but they played only 64 games. Fortunately.
   3. Rennie's Tenet Posted: August 23, 2017 at 08:22 AM (#5519173)
So is the American Association doing okay, or is it in trouble in general?
   4. Jose is an Absurd Doubles Machine Posted: August 23, 2017 at 09:10 AM (#5519191)
This is definitely a worthwhile read.
   5. Russ Posted: August 23, 2017 at 09:18 AM (#5519193)
I've always thought that Ben Lindbergh could really write.... but this is a really good article, probably one of his best.
   6. Mirabelli Dictu (Chris McClinch) Posted: August 23, 2017 at 12:15 PM (#5519396)
This is a great read.

Say what you will about his writing and analysis, Bill Simmons has proven to be a very good evaluator and curator of writing talent.
   7. Everybody Loves Tyrus Raymond Posted: August 23, 2017 at 06:41 PM (#5519752)
I took Constitutional Law and Judicial Procedure years ago with Professor JD Droddy. Almost made me want to be a lawyer. He was brilliant.
   8. Russ Posted: August 24, 2017 at 08:47 AM (#5520060)

Say what you will about his writing and analysis, Bill Simmons has proven to be a very good evaluator and curator of writing talent.


Simmons reminds me of mid-to-late career top academics. He is very good at developing talent and guiding it, but the admin and supervising load takes a toll on your ability to do the work yourself.

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