Chapman was warming in the pen....for the Astros. Now he's in the game.
The more we watch Hamilton play, the more his high prospect rating makes sense. I think we can start to put to rest the notion that "He's just fast."
"Man, the pitch looks fast, even in slow motion." Thom Brennaman on Chapman's fastball.
Red Raindog (09-18-2013)
Mark David Chapman in to pitch for Houston.
"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."
Does Jim Kelch seriously think Bill might still have a huge "tell" that he's about to seal a base?
How soon before Hamilton takes over the team lead in SB's?
Billy should go for 3rd to give teams something else to think about.
Billy Hamilton singles are actually Billy Hamilton doubles.
"I never argue with people who say baseball is boring, because baseball is boring. And then, suddenly, it isn't. And that's what makes it great." - Joe Posnanski
looks like he got the call right