Bobby Thomson’s career is remembered almost exclusively for his pennant-winning home run in 1951 but there was a lot more to it.
Buck Showalter faces a challenge with the Orioles, though the subsequent credit and blame he receives will be disproportionate.
History shows that trading established veterans for propsects rarely works out.
The Boss could be many things, both good and bad, but no owner ever cared more about winning.
Or, getting used to what Willie Bloomquist can’t do.
Further explaining to a disgruntled reader (and content thief) why Dusty Baker rarely settles on the right leadoff hitter.
The Reds skipper has spent the bulk of his 18-year managing career trying to find the modern-day Ralph Garr to hit atop his lineup.
The Red Sox could be playing in the wrong division in the wrong season as 95 games might not get them into the postseason.
Giving up draft selections as compensation for signing free agents has often proved to be disastrous.