"Some of the guys who pitched well for us last year aren't going to make the ballclub," Narron said.
Pete Rose, when asked by David Letterman who he likes in the MLB playoffs:
"You sound like you're betting on baseball."
There's a lot of hyperbole about Bud in both directions.
Andy Zimbalist was recently quoted as saying Selig's the most effective baseball commissioner - EVER.
I think he's done more harm for the game than good, but the WBC is something that actually resembles proactive longterm thinking. I like it.
". . . acquiring J. Blanton from Oakland for, apparently, Bailey/Cueto, Votto and a lesser prospect. I do it in a second . . . The Reds' equation this year is simple: Make Matt Belisle your #3 starter . . . trade for Blanton, win 85 or more, be in the mix all summer." - Paul Daugherty, Feb. 8, 2008
Can someone please shut up David Wells and Curt Schilling? Two of the most annoying people in recent baseball history.
This is the time. The real Reds organization is back.
Lets see....celebrity in front of mic...No, you will not get Wells or Schilling to shut up...they are old time throw back type guys who have a "strong will" and a platform.
By the way....Mr. Wells, what do you think of Barry Bonds? http://msn.foxsports.com/mlb/story/5393700
"Sometimes, it's not the sexiest moves that put you over the top," Krivsky said. "It's a series of transactions that help you get there."
I agree in the most part with Wells... I think he has been a turd of a commissioner