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About Me: Baseball lifer and knowledgeable and interested in the history of the game.

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  • Forum Post: AL Mid-Season Power Rankings And Random Observations

    Posted 07/04/2012 09:17:45 EDT

    As most teams either have or are on the cusp of playing 81 games, I wanted to take an objective snapshot of where "it would appear" teams are heading into the dog days of summer.  My methodology was t more »

  • Forum Post: Sox and Rays Best Current Rivalry in AL?

    Posted 05/28/2012 08:13:37 EDT

    Watching these two teams play each other with grit, determination and passion was the catalyst for my opinion that this has evolved into into an interesting and entertaining legitimate rivalry since t more »

  • Forum Post: The Half Billion $ IF Corner

    Posted 05/22/2012 05:58:45 EDT

    In Response to Re: The Half Billion $ IF Corner: [QUOTE]This time, I agree with you; except that's not the way it went down. ARod/Boras's ploy backfired via Cashman, so, Boras, knowing Hank is a dope, more »

  • Forum Post: WELFARE SCHILL files for bankruptcy and has the feds on his case! he owes between 100-500m! should he leave ESPN?

    Posted 05/20/2012 05:53:08 EDT

    Curt Schilling is now an entrepreneur who was a professional baseball player at one time.  He should be left to his own devices to resolve the financial challenges facing his company.  Whatever arrang more »

  • Forum Post: Do the Sox need to make a trade?

    Posted 05/20/2012 05:13:13 EDT

    I agree with the original poster that the Sox will likely stand pat or make a minor deal at the trade deadline.  This is all dependent of course on where they are in the standings at the all-star brea more »

  • Forum Post: How good or bad will Beckett be tonite???

    Posted 05/15/2012 09:25:07 EDT

    Beckett predictably had an outstanding start today at home against a weak offensive team.  If you need a guy to come up big against teams like the Mariners, Astros, Royal and Twins, he's the man.  If more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/15/2012 07:14:51 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]Willie Hernandez won the MVP and he didn't even start a single game. What does winning an MVP have to do with making the HOF?  P more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/15/2012 06:58:34 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]Ortiz finished in the top 5 in MVP voting 5 straight years.  One of those was a second place finish.  So obviously the baseball more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/15/2012 05:51:18 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers? : The question should be , is if the DH was not available, would more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/15/2012 12:59:01 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]typically, you have your head up your derriere. Don Baylor kept himself in superior shape and was a DH. Edgar outstanding physic more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/14/2012 10:30:29 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers? : So does that mean pitchers aren't baseball players. They just more »

  • Forum Post: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?

    Posted 05/14/2012 09:21:44 EDT

    In Response to Re: Should Designated Hitters Be Hall Of Famers?: [QUOTE]No. DH'ers are not baseball players. Posted by maxbialystock[/QUOTE] ener Absolutely correct.  DH's are on typically on field fo more »

  • Forum Post: Middlebrooks is already a top ROY candidate... Is he also making a run at the AS Game?

    Posted 05/14/2012 11:43:03 EDT

    In Response to Middlebrooks is already a top ROY candidate... Is he also making a run at the AS Game?: [QUOTE]He's already in the conversation for early ROY candidate.  There are only 2 players (Cabre more »

  • Forum Post: So, who was your favorite player as a kid?

    Posted 05/12/2012 06:23:52 EDT

    My first glove was a Whitey Ford and my first bat was a Mickey Mantle who were my favorite players, but I respected guys like Hank Aaron, Harmon Killebrew, Al Kaline, Duke Snider and Willie Mays some more »

  • Forum Post: Should Ben send a message and try to give away Josh Beckett?

    Posted 05/09/2012 06:01:01 EDT

    In Response to Should Ben send a message and try to give away Josh Beckett?: [QUOTE]Is he the "rotten apple" that Ben has to get rid of ASAP! Even if John Henry has to pick up most of his contract? Po more »

  • Forum Post: Another great trade Lowire for minor leaguer

    Posted 05/08/2012 09:50:06 EDT

    In Response to Re: Another great trade Lowire for minor leaguer: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Another great trade Lowire for minor leaguer : You think every fan who thinks the front office has screwed up more »

  • Forum Post: It's very sad that so many are giving up on Adrian Gonzalez

    Posted 05/07/2012 10:33:44 EDT

    In Response to Re: It's very sad that so many are giving up on Adrian Gonzalez: [QUOTE]Zillagod, all I have to say is "hear hear!" I actually wrote to Eric Wilbur today in response to his overly-criti more »

  • Forum Post: Melancon Dominating AAA

    Posted 05/05/2012 07:41:41 EDT

    In Response to Re: Melancon Dominating AAA: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: Melancon Dominating AAA : What's to lose? the game Posted by pinstripezac[/QUOTE]  One would think Melancon has to be an upgrade o more »

  • Forum Post: yankees short a closer.

    Posted 05/03/2012 10:21:00 EDT

    In Response to yankees short a closer.: [QUOTE]just found out that rivera injured his right knee shagging flies during batting practice. injury appears to be serious.  Posted by mryazz[/QUOTE]  Thankf more »

  • Forum Post: Why Bard Won't Work as a Starter

    Posted 05/03/2012 08:27:06 EDT

    In Response to Re: Why Bard Won't Work as a Starter: [QUOTE]Bard is a 5 inning starter.........  The 2nd & 3rd time around the batters have his ###########.........  Quite frankly, what a waste as a s more »

  • Forum Post: Anderson demoted; no news on Cook-Sox will have "more moves" midday Wednesday

    Posted 05/02/2012 09:23:48 EDT

    In Response to Re: Anderson demoted; no news on Cook-Sox will have "more moves" midday Wednesday: [QUOTE]Well, I do not know why they refuse to call up Cook since Boston have a roster spot open.  If t more »

  • Forum Post: Is Middlebrooks getting called-up tonight?

    Posted 05/01/2012 07:02:44 EDT

    The infatuation with Middlebrooks is certainly understandable given Youkilis' struggles and the youngster's outstanding performance in the minors.  The problem of course is that guys who appear to be more »

  • Forum Post: The Yankees have an unimpressive team

    Posted 05/01/2012 06:26:50 EDT

    In Response to Re: The Yankees have an unimpressive team: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: The Yankees have an unimpressive team :  Oh, yes, Dovah...I frequented Buck's Tavern many years ago, down they-uh. W more »

  • Forum Post: The Yankees have an unimpressive team

    Posted 05/01/2012 11:40:22 EDT

    In Response to Re: The Yankees have an unimpressive team: [QUOTE]In Response to Re: The Yankees have an unimpressive team :  Where in N.H. do you live, Wilcy? Posted by NHBALLFAN[/QUOTE]  Over in Dove more »

  • Forum Post: The Yankees have an unimpressive team

    Posted 05/01/2012 11:29:44 EDT

    In Response to Re: The Yankees have an unimpressive team: [QUOTE]I wouldn't bank on Pettitte riding in at age 40 and saving the day. There's a huge gamble there. Nova is overrated and his true form wi more »

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