2019 World Series Preview

by Greek Giant This is only the second World Series to feature two expansion teams (2015 Mets and Royals). This is also the World Series of starting pitching, correcting the aberrant fetishism of relief pitchers. The Astros are the only team in the American League that had three pitchers pitch…

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2019 NLCS Game 1 Thread

by Greek Giant Tonight the National League Championship Series begins. The Nationals visit the Cardinals in what I think will be a great series. The winner will have the opportunity of getting steamrolled by either the Astros or the Yankees, at least that’s what the experts may have you think….

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Farewell Bruce Bochy

by Greek Giant I’ll never forget the highs of 2010, 2012, 2014. Winning a World Series can make a man of 41 a child again. There is nothing like baseball. In no other sport do history and legacy matter as much. In no other game does the length of a…

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Is Larry Baer Being Pushed Out?

by Greek Giant Yesterday, Major League Baseball and Commissioner Pete Manfred suspended Giants President and CEO Larry Baer through July 1, 2019, without pay. The punishment is exceptionally harsh considering Mr. Baer was never charged with a crime and considering he has no history or record of criminal or domestic…

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