Well, I lost the radio feed...again! Anytime there is a weekday afternoon game, someone at the local affiliate switches over to ESPN talk radio at about 3:40 p.m.
Eric Stratton, Rush Chairman. Damn glad to meet ya.
Dickerson's fly was one of the few today that didn't carry.
"This isnít stats vs scouts - this is stats and scouts working together, building an organization that blends the best of both worlds. This is the blueprint for how a baseball organization should be run. And, whether the baseball men of the 20th century like it or not, this is where baseball is going."---Dave Cameron, U.S.S. Mariner
Reds lose 12-5
Raul is batting around .350 with 15 HR and an OPS of about 22million.
Hide your power alleys; Hide your wife
At least it's not the Minnesota-Chicago game.
Almost back to .500, where they will most likely stay.
(I don't necessarily think there are that many great arms down there, but what do I know?).
Walt's best option is probably pulling a Masset.
Burton has struggled since his injury last year.
Probably time to stir some a new ingredient or two into the bullpen brew. Guys scouts haven't seen much of, if anything.
"Baseball is a very, very complex business. It's more of a people business than most businesses." - Bob Castellini
This was the first time I had been to a live baseball game since 1990.
In retrospect, not the best of times to go to a game - but I had a lot of fun, anyhow. The Phillips homer put a lot of energy into the ballpark.
I forgot all about the butterflies I got whenever seeing the ballpark for the first time upon arriving. A great feeling, that is.