Joltin’ Joe and Two-and-Oh

Full box here: http://www.espn.com/mlb/boxscore?gameId=380330119 by Dr Lefty Hello all from gray, chilly Chicago. We fly back to California tonight, and I can’t wait to get home. Since I may not be able to do an official pregame post later (we’re headed for brunch/Art Institute/airport), I thought I’d squeeze one in now….

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Rob Deer Guest Post: The Underdog

by Rob Deer (posted by Dr Lefty)   When I was young, the Russian River was a frequent getaway for our family. It seemed like paradise as a kid, but most places outside of South San Francisco had an ethereal quality. Spending the day there and then popping over to…

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Such a Sad Day

by Dr Lefty [Note: All photos in this post are courtesy of Mrs. Crawnik, who was on the spot in Scottsdale Stadium.]   OK, let’s get this out of the way. Nobody died. Injuries to star athletes are unfortunate but not tragic. The March for Our Lives event today is…

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Crawnik Scottsdale Report #2

by Crawnik (posted by Dr Lefty) Greetings from sunny Arizona again. Last night was a beautiful night for baseball in the Sonoran desert. Temperature at gametime was 81 degrees and no wind. The Giants would have their projected lineup for the first time this spring with Pudge’s son, Dereck Rodriguez…

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Crawnik Spring Training Report!

by Crawnik (posted by Dr Lefty) Greetings from sunny Scottsdale. First, I want to thank Lefty for putting together a Messenger group page so that myself and Rob Deer could chat so we could find each other at the game. Once we did, it was a pleasure to meet The…

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