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. Jim (jimmuscomp) 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 New Leaf Awakens (Black Hawk Reign of Terror) 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 on Acid 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. Al Kaline Trio 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

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
BarrysLazyBoy
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT - Politics January 2015 - Mario Cuomo, New York Governor and Minor League Ballplayer, Dies at 82
(3939 - 5:22pm, Jan 28)
Last: Never Give an Inge (Dave)

NewsblogBring Back Selig - New Commissioner Manfred is a Moron - Halos Heaven
(431 - 5:14pm, Jan 28)
Last: The Id of SugarBear Blanks

NewsblogOT: Soccer January 2015
(347 - 5:14pm, Jan 28)
Last: ursus arctos

NewsblogRanking baseball's greatest dynasties - SweetSpot Blog - ESPN
(116 - 5:12pm, Jan 28)
Last: Tony S

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - January 2015
(1545 - 5:03pm, Jan 28)
Last: Famous Original Joe C

NewsblogHistory hurts Shields' chances at landing a big contract | FOX Sports
(22 - 4:57pm, Jan 28)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogOrioles Do Something, Add Lottery Ticket in Travis Snider | FanGraphs Baseball
(13 - 4:54pm, Jan 28)
Last: Belfry Bob

NewsblogOT: NFL/NHL thread
(11701 - 4:52pm, Jan 28)
Last: PASTE Thinks This Trout Kid Might Be OK (Zeth)

NewsblogIN PURSUIT OF PENNANTS: #14 — Brian Sabean
(52 - 4:42pm, Jan 28)
Last: alilisd

NewsblogProspect Watch: Top 10 third basemen | MLB.com
(2 - 4:31pm, Jan 28)
Last: Steve Balboni's Personal Trainer

NewsblogOT: Wrestling Thread November 2014
(452 - 4:07pm, Jan 28)
Last: NJ in DC (Now with Wife!)

NewsblogKen Rosenthal on Twitter: Nationals sign free-agent reliever Casey Janssen
(4 - 3:55pm, Jan 28)
Last: Dan Lee is some pumkins

NewsblogYanks to contest 'milestone HR'
(54 - 3:50pm, Jan 28)
Last: Ziggy

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 1-28-2015
(7 - 3:04pm, Jan 28)
Last: JustDan

NewsblogWhere will Moncada land among Major suitors? | MLB.com
(1 - 1:37pm, Jan 28)
Last: Arbitol Dijaler

Page rendered in 0.1903 seconds
48 querie(s) executed