Archive for May 2012

This week’s article takes on a veteran feel .

May will end with a whimper, by which I mean there are only three games today

Just for fun, a poetic salute to our national pastimes

How do Dayan Viciedo, Chris Davis and Homer Bailey stack up as their ownership rises?

Tomorrow is one of those no-game Thursdays, so stock up on fodder early

While everyone was watching Daniel Bard, it was Sale making the seamless transition.

A peek at this freshly promoted prospect and a few others.

White Sox 2, Rays 1: Chris Sale: 15Ks and three hits in seven and a third. Adam Dunn hit a two-run homer. Red Sox 7, Tigers 4: Jim Leyland said that we saw what we saw and should write what we saw, so let’s do that: The Red Sox’ second inning rally never should have happened […]

TDG returns from holiday

Meaningful info and still small samples make the trade market fertile this time of year

Paul Konerko takes a break from his regularly scheduled nice, but overlooked season to go crazy for a week.

Injuries, bullpen shuffles and rotation shake-ups

The Winter Games are in Sapporo, and the Summer Games are in Munich. Will any of our three ball clubs perform Olympian feats?

Not quite one-third of the way into the season, so far it’s been a runaway.

Buster Olney had this to say about Roy Halladay‘s pitch mix: The percentage of Roy Halladay pitches that were fastballs in ’11: 27. Pct. of Halladay pitches that were fastballs in ’12: 8. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) May 28, 2012 I have no idea what he’s talking about. First and foremost, Doc doesn’t throw four-seam […]

When everyone’s healthy, the Red Sox will have a big decision.

The weekly six

A couple of A’s hitters, a middle infielder looking to revive his career and a couple of southpaw starters.

Not the guy who broke Ruth’s record—the other way around.

He’s not baseball’s most famous Duke, but his 1972 card helps make him memorable.