Archive for July 2008

He was good, but flawed; now he’s missing the good part.

What will be the big story in the last two months of Shea’s last season?

This week’s Fantasy roundtable responses.

Stay (TUCK!) tooned every Wednesday and Saturday

Well, I’m the guy responsible for dumbing down Canada!

Yes, it’s a Ripken thing, but it’s so much, much more than that.

Is throwing two straight fastballs shoulder high a good thing?

The two sides of the Colorado reliever in 2008, using PITCHf/x.

Conventional wisdom has it that the changeup should never be thrown inside. John has a look to see if there is any wisdom in the conventional wisdom.

Finishing up the investigation on how good a job the BBWAA has done picking Hall of Famers over the years.

We come down to the wire on the trade deadline and some big bats are looming as potential targets.

Robinson Cano makes good. Julio Castillo? Not so much.

Check back for more TUCK! toons goodness every Wednesday and Saturday

The Rays have a chance to become the second American League team to go from last place to the top spot in a single season. And the first was….

On July 21, 1958 Dave Henderson was born. “Hendu” would have a 14-year All-Star career, but his chance at true historic notoriety slipped away through no fault of his own. But was it for the best?

Part 4, from Michael Montgomery (Royals) to Wade Miley (Diamondbacks).

Ten years of alchemy from the Baseball Reliquary.

Let’s look at the facts.

The latest baseball business and stadium news.

The game’s true villains