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

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Video: Richards’ quality start | MLB.com

Garrett Richards, the best pitcher you don’t know.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 10, 2014 at 06:20 AM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: angels, garrett richards

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. AROM Posted: June 10, 2014 at 09:14 AM (#4722365)
With some comp picks after the 2008 season, Angels drafted Trout, Grichuk, Skaggs, Richards, and Corbin. They started drafting only after 23 names were taken off the board. Looks like a decent job by Eddie Bane and his staff, but it wasn't up to Tony Reagins' standards.
   2. JimMusComp likes Billy Eppler.... Posted: June 10, 2014 at 11:24 AM (#4722487)
Yeah - there will still be some growing pains occasionally, but Richards looks really good. His stuff is - at times - unhittable. Just nasty.
   3. Los Angeles El Hombre de Anaheim Posted: June 10, 2014 at 11:40 AM (#4722504)
I freaking heart Richards. His average fastball is sitting at 95.8 MPH, and he's throwing that hard late in games with no loss of control. Between Richards and Skaggs, the Angels' rotation from 1 to 4 is really strong, contender strong. If the bullpen doesn't torpedo too many games, this squad could really make some noise late in the season.
   4. Moeball Posted: June 10, 2014 at 03:18 PM (#4722690)
That's funny, yesterday it was Jordan Zimmermann that was the best pitcher I didn't know.
   5. A Last Leaf Posted: June 10, 2014 at 03:42 PM (#4722711)
Well, yesterday you met Zimmermann, today you met Richards. Just think what pitcher you'll get to meet tomorrow!
   6. Dock Ellis Posted: June 10, 2014 at 03:51 PM (#4722720)
Well, yesterday you met Zimmermann, today you met Richards. Just think what pitcher you'll get to meet tomorrow!

Is it Dallas Keuchel??!
   7. Khrushin it bro Posted: June 10, 2014 at 05:49 PM (#4722841)
Won't be Skaggs

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
1k5v3L
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogAre statheads “pro ownership?”
(37 - 6:28am, Feb 27)
Last: Sebastian

NewsblogBehind MLB chemistry: How teams try to sniff out ‘bad guys’ | New York Post
(21 - 5:11am, Feb 27)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogOTP 20 Feb. 2017: Baseball in a Time of Politics
(1963 - 4:36am, Feb 27)
Last: Sebastian

NewsblogPump The Brakes On Kyle Schwarber? Well, Actually...
(25 - 3:27am, Feb 27)
Last: sinicalypse

NewsblogMets’ Duda, Who Had Back Trouble in 2016, Is Now Bothered by His Hips - The New York Times
(16 - 2:36am, Feb 27)
Last: sinicalypse

NewsblogWith Each Hit, Rockies’ D.J. LeMahieu Shows Cubs’ Epstein What He Gave Up On - The New York Times
(8 - 2:30am, Feb 27)
Last: sinicalypse

NewsblogAZ Snakepit: If Zach Greinke were a Free Agent today, what would he get ?
(30 - 1:18am, Feb 27)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogFull Count » Year after his career-changing meeting, Drew Pomeranz has no interest in returning to bullpen
(10 - 12:59am, Feb 27)
Last: Joyful Calculus Instructor

NewsblogAlex Speier: The Red Sox are retiring Carmine for a new analytics system
(1 - 12:53am, Feb 27)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogWhich spring training stats actually matter?
(4 - 11:29pm, Feb 26)
Last: Tin Angel

NewsblogPosnanski | A Baseball Challenge!
(65 - 10:15pm, Feb 26)
Last: Misirlou doesn't live in the restaurant

NewsblogAngels figure to run more this season, just like Mike Scioscia likes it - The Orange County Register
(5 - 10:10pm, Feb 26)
Last: JAHV

NewsblogHow to Fix Arbitration for Relievers | FanGraphs Baseball
(4 - 9:37pm, Feb 26)
Last: RoyalsRetro (AG#1F)

NewsblogCan Bud Black break the curse of Coors Field for Colorado Rockies pitchers?
(10 - 9:36pm, Feb 26)
Last: Walt Davis

NewsblogOT - December 2016 NBA thread
(2557 - 8:49pm, Feb 26)
Last: tshipman

Page rendered in 0.1249 seconds
49 querie(s) executed