Six of today’s nine games start early so that means you get the pitcher rankings early today. Let’s go.
Tag: CC Sabathia
It wasn’t that long ago, really, that we were paying homage to the home run. The American pastime had become an American afterthought after the 1994 lockout wiped out a World Series. We, as a collective fan base were holding out for a hero to resuscitate the sport. Enter Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa and Barry […]
For the second consecutive day, pitchers dominate the top 10. The best performance of the bunch goes to the Red Sox’s Josh Beckett, who struck out eight and didn’t allow an earned run in seven innings. Beckett, who has a 3.86 ERA this season, walked one and allowed just four hits in a game that […]
One of the Top 10 picks in most drafts this season, Mark Teixeira has been a bit disappointing to say the least. He broke a hitless string to start the season on saturday. Teix went 3-for-4 with two runs, a double and an RBI. He’s your prototypical slow-starter, but it’s nice to see him get […]
Finally, a regular season game was played. Jorge Posada, Curtis Granderson and Dustin Pedroia all homered and are, on pace for a realistic 162 homers this season. More impressively, Kevin Youkilis went 3-for-4, scored three runs and drove in two. That’s a 486-run pace. In other, more realistic news. CC Sabathia looked good for a […]
I’ve always hated clowns. There are pictures of me as a baby at a Ringling Bros. circus crying hysterically while sitting with a clown. I have never met a clown that I liked. Then again … I’ve never really known a clown. Cue the Aesopian moral of the story: People fear the unknown. If your […]
The Yankees are a real-life fantasy team. That makes sense, right? Hope so. The fact is, they have so many great players that they are the one team that the old fantasy rule about not picking players from your favorite team does not apply to. However, in several cases I’d rather have Rays and Orioles […]