The Marlins Had a Good Week

The Marlins Had a Good Week The NL East is experiencing quite the arms race. The Braves have already signed two catchers, multiple relievers, and most recently, brought lefty Cole Hamels into the fold to add to their rotation. The Phillies, meanwhile, added Zack Wheeler on Wednesday in the largest free agent signing of the…

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Captain Obvious

Captain Obvious “…But Andruw Jones didn’t decline. He collapsed. Andruw Jones got hurt, got fat, and fell off a cliff at the age of 31. The best center fielder to ever grace a ball field was relegated to DH and spot starts in left. It was like watching Jimi Hendrix play Creed covers at a…

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Cubs To Sign Dan Winkler

Cubs To Sign Dan Winkler The Cubs and free-agent righty Dan Winkler are in agreement on a one-year, Major League contract, Robert Murray reports (via Twitter). He elected free agency at season’s end after being outrighted off the Giants’ 40-man roster. Winkler, 30 in February, was one of the players sent from Atlanta to San…

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Digital Footprints

Digital Footprints A recent post by Jenny Miller about the Topps Bunt app got me thinking about digital cards. I’ve long wanted to see such a post on this blog but I suspect that our membership base is skeptical at best* when it comes to cards that only live in an app. *And dismissive at…

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