"I tried to play golf, but I found out I wasn't very good." -Joey Votto on his offseason hobby search
An MLB.com reporter asked what one thing Votto couldn’t do. “I can’t skate or play hockey,” Votto said. “Well, I can skate ... but I can’t stop.”
Just wondering why this isn't used, ever.
I found this the other day and need to start using it myself, actually.
< Mama's Happy Hot Dammit!
I picked a bunch of cherry tomatoes in my garden last night and brought them to munch on at my desk today. They were red.
I would like to talk about the nate gives out high fives like he can print them in his basement but he's never given me one.
We're facebook friends, no high five.
I know the name of his dog, Gordy. No high five.
"But I do know Joey's sister indirectly (or foster sister) and I have heard stories of Joey being into shopping, designer wear, fancy coffees, and pedicures."
"This isn’t 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
Walt still messed up by trading for Valdez and wasting a good resource in Horst. How bad is Valdez that you yearn for Janish?
Let's talk about the "Reds/Redus" scoreboard changing graphic. Ahead of the times scoreboard technology and about as creative as the 80's Reds marketing dept could script.
The Mariner bullpen boat should be in Cooperstown. The MLB version of the Sooner Schooner....
"They didn't like it in Pittsburgh."
"If they knew what they liked, they wouldn't live in Pittsburgh."
Preston Sturgess - "Sullivan's Travels"
The days of the multipurpose dual use stadiums. AstroTurf, the disaster known as the King Dome, the Baggy in Minneapolis, the 5 for 1 cookie-cutter Politburo designs in Cincy, St Louis, Philly, Pitt and Atlanta. Man was Fulton County stadium a crap hole of a park. Three Rivers was actually very nicely kept and much nicer inside.
His likely future is middle relief dreck. I just don't see the love affair with the guy (albeit, he has surprised probably everyone in baseball with the year he has had).
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