No Moore

by Dr Lefty I’m racing the clock today, both because there’s a howling gale wind here and we could lose power any minute and because we have Star Wars tickets for 12:30–so I thought I’d get my post up early this time. Between the Alabama Senate election this week and…

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OK, Now What?

by Dr Lefty Twenty-five years ago yesterday, Barry Bonds signed a free-agent deal with the San Francisco Giants for what was then the biggest contract in baseball history. That moment transformed a franchise, built a ballpark, and gave us a lot of amazing memories. On the anniversary of that significant…

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The Lukewarm Stove

by Dr Lefty So we’ve had a little bit more activity this week. Sort of. We’ve definitely had writers talking about why there isn’t more activity. The best piece I read was by Yahoo’s Jeff Passan. It was linked here a few days ago, but here it is again in case…

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Viewing Party: 2010 NLCS Game 1

This was a sensational game. It had drama, long balls and the entire world thinking the Phillies would walk all over the Giants. In 2010, the Phillies were expected to blow their way past everyone to win the World Series. They had acquired Oswalt and Halladay and supposedly had an…

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Let’s Talk Prospects

by Dr Lefty I’m struggling this week. There was NO baseball news. NONE. I pondered discussing cooking, movies, and college football for my Saturday post. Then I remembered that there was a teeny-tiny bit of baseball/Giants news this week and decided to run with it.  So we’re going to look at…

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