FORMER T-BONE HOLMAN INVITED TO CAMP BY ROCKIES; LEAGUE COUNT IN MAJOR LEAGUE UNIFORMS JUMPS TO 24

FORMER T-BONE HOLMAN INVITED TO CAMP BY ROCKIES; LEAGUE COUNT IN MAJOR LEAGUE UNIFORMS JUMPS TO 24 By Bob Wirz The Kansas City T-Bones had a remarkable 2018 highlighted by winning the American Association championship and challenging the best season any team could imagine in selling players to major league organizations.  The new year is…

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2019 ZiPS Are Live

2019 ZiPS Are Live If you’ve perused FanGraphs’ player pages this morning, you may have noticed that the 2019 ZiPS Projections have now officially been added into the database, with players all projected based on their most recent organization as of late Sunday, February 24th. ZiPS projections are also now included in this season’s Projected…

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Seals on the Homefront

Seals on the Homefront I recently purchased a 2017 San Francisco Seals set commemorating the players from the WWII era. The 73-card set was produced by the artist, Carl Aldana, who often used historical images of the PCL in his paintings. Aldana worked in Hollywood as a storyboard illustrator and in other art related capacities.…

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Ian Desmond’s Failure to Launch

Ian Desmond’s Failure to Launch The Rockies have made the postseason in back-to-back years for the first time in the 26-year history of the franchise. They’ve done so despite regularly playing Ian Desmond, a two-time All-Star whose decline at the plate and shift away from shortstop has rendered him one of the majors’ least valuable…

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