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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On the Verge

by Dr Lefty Greetings from sunny Anaheim, California, where I am literally looking out at Disney’s California Adventure from my room at the Hilton Anaheim. I’m here to give a workshop tomorrow morning as part of a conference being held here, and me and the Mr. are driving to Long…

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Tender is the Night

by Dr Lefty With last night being the deadline to tender arbitration offers to eligible players (or not), I woke up thinking about “Tender is the Night” as a possible riff for the post. This was the name of the final novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, one that some fans…

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Viewing Party: 2012 NLDS, Game 5

by Greek Giant We’re working on some exciting new things for the blog. This week I will write my “Why the Giants Should NOT Trade Madison Bumgarner” Post. First thing’s first: The viewing party of the offseason. Surf and I will be watching game 5 of the 2012 NLDS, one…

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Something from Nothing

by Dr Lefty This is the slow part of the offseason. Awards have been given out, minor leaguers have been added to 40-man rosters, and others have lost their 40-man spots. We’re still more than two weeks away from the Winter Meetings (Dec. 9-12, in Las Vegas). Oh, and it…

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