Countdown to Baseball

  by DrLefty We’re getting closer, folks. MLB announced this week that February 12 is the day pitchers and catchers will report to camp. Here’s the link to the countdown clock if you need constant updates. I always measure the baseball offseason by when the NFL wraps it up. The…

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Gazing Into The Crystal Ball

by DrLefty I know we’re all super-excited about the Twins signing 39-year-old Nelson Cruz, and who else had trouble sleeping last night after hearing about Jonathan Lucroy’s deal with the Angels? As for the Giants? They’re going to have the most kick-ass scoreboard in baseball, yes, they are, which will…

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What’s the Plan, Stan?

by Dr Lefty If I thought¬†last week was a nothing burger, this week was…yeeeesh.¬† The Giants signed Pat Venditte to a one-year major league deal for $585,000 and negotiated with the Oakland (for now) Raiders to let them trample and trash AT & T Park in 2019. Raiders at AT&T…

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Nothing Burger

by Dr Lefty Silly me last Saturday, thinking something might actually happen this week. The Baseball Winter Meetings were mostly a big nothing burger (again), and I might even quibble that it’s not actually “winter” yet, according to the calendar. The Giants did get a Bergen and a Gerber, and…

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