Here are some highlights from this past week:
Let’s all appreciate a better brand of baseball and Jim Thome.
If you work out the bullpen, it appears you don’t stay anyplace for any length of time. Take LaTroy Hawkins , who since the last time he signed with Rockies in 2006, has signed free agent contracts with the Yankees, Astros, Brewers, Angels, Mets, and he’s back with Colorado.
Brian Roberts a Yankee
A chance for Roberts to be on the DL for New York.
Rudolph has his own page on the indispensable Baseball-Reference.com, whose founder, Sean Forman, will one day end up in the Hall of Fame.
As you are looking at the meh group of gifts you planning to give this holiday season, may I strongly recommend that you purchase the 25th anniversary edition of The Bill James Handbook.
Ryan Freel had CTE when he committed suicide
For those of you who question banning catcher collisions, I bring you the case of Ryan Freel.