"Iíll kind of have a foot on the back of my own butt. Thatís just how I do things.Ē -- Bryan Price, 10/22/2013
Tim McCarver: Baseball Quotes
I remember one time going out to the mound to talk with Bob Gibson. He told me to get back behind the batter, that the only thing I knew about pitching was that it was hard to hit.
Tonight will be a big test for Leake. If he rolls through StL, I'll be very impressed.
Reds Fan Since 1971
If he has a quality start, I'd be impressed.
"Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."
Good example of regression to the mean happening tonight. A .282 BAA before tonight was an indicator of that.
The Cardinals are a very good team right now.
Talent is God Given: be humble.
Fame is man given: be thankful.
Conceit is self given: be careful.
Did a few folks mistake an 8 for a 3 in those five innings?
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda