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Posted 06/21/2015 10:03:03 EDT
OK folks, for me, I think Porcello is a decent pitcher who has been poorly managed. Someone with time and a statistical bent should figure out his ERA for his first 20, then 40, 60, 80 and 100 pitches more »
Posted 05/06/2015 01:28:59 EDT
George Will, in "Men at Work" I believe, made the suggestion of having only 8 batters in a lineup. It seemed like a good solution at the time I read it, but as time goes on, I really think the pitcher more »
Posted 04/23/2015 10:14:05 EDT
I'll go along with the concept that the pitchers have a decent base line, i.e. they're fine. After all, they happen to be in the major leagues, no? I'm not convinced that even 3 of the 5 of them have more »
Posted 04/23/2015 08:28:31 EDT
As an baseball fan of some 40+ years, I have never liked the 5 man rotation. I see the "between start side session" as the biggest waste of money in professional sports. But today you have to throw mo more »
Posted 02/21/2015 05:55:32 EST
Methinks that there won't be many Pats games on Monday night next season.If I'm Robert Kraft, I'm done allowing ESPN to broadcast the team. more »
Posted 12/10/2014 02:51:17 EST
Totally agree. As one who grew up during the 4 man rotation, there is no greater waste of money than the "side-session". Why waste literally 25% of a pitcher's activity during the season in a bull pen more »
Posted 04/02/2014 11:18:44 EDT
She's HAS to be counting her lucky stars that she no longer has to pass out Remy's hot dogs.
Posted 03/29/2014 09:05:18 EDT
Am I the only to think that Jenny Dell has to be thanking her lucky stars that she no longer has to pass out Remy's hot dogs on air?
Posted 12/05/2013 09:38:49 EST
"... bringing the ham to his promotion of the Popsâ new, and first-ever, holiday CD." Actually, the new Pops CD is at least the sixth holiday recording, and the third with Keith Lockhart. It is th more »
Posted 12/06/2012 04:35:23 EST
James, Don't know where you've been, but David Chase's 12 Days has been a showstopper at the Pops since 2008. Along with the quotes you cited, there are references to Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven more »
Posted 09/26/2010 09:04:20 EDT
As Mark Twain wrote, there are three types of lies:1. Lies2. Damned Liesand 3. Statistics more »
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