The Year of Yaz

by DrLefty Baseball is funny. This could be considered a terrible week for the Giants, the week in which they were mathematically eliminated from postseason contention for the third year in a row. (But hey–at least that moment came in the third week of September this time!  In 2017, I…

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Dubi Do and the Great Yazoo

Full box here by DrLefty The game began with some dreary statistics, intoned by announcer Jon Miller. Clayton Kershaw’s sparkling career record against the Giants. Jeff Samardzija’s record of futility at Dodger Stadium, never having won a game there despite having pitched reasonably well. The Dodgers on the verge of…

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1 + 2 + Bum=W

Full box here by DrLefty Good morning from Kramerica’s stomping grounds, Carmel, California. We drove here yesterday and today will head down Highway 1 to Santa Barbara, where we’ll wave to the Crawniks in Solvang and spend the next couple days. We bought a convertible on Labor Day weekend last…

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Airing of Grievances

I got a lot of problems with you people, and now–you’re gonna hear about it.–Frank Costanza, Seinfeld, “The Strike,” 1997 by DrLefty Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know Festivus isn’t until December 23, but is there ever a “wrong” time for a little wisdom from Frank Costanza?  I say there isn’t….

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