Alyssa Nakken is the first female coach in MLB history; Félix Hernández is not a Mariner and that’s weird; the 2020 Chicago Cubs if they were Pearl Jam songs
“No re-entry on exit,” declare the signs on the gate, an ill omen.
Félix Hernández as personal muse; 19 inning marathon games are actually good; fixing baseball by making it the NFL
Baseball as an “escape”; home runs as the new personal small ball; we see you, September
Search for “Cody Bellinger” “batting stance” and you’ll find some quotes about offseason adjustments. His legs were too straight. He stood too tall. That sort of thing. And it’s true. He stood tall with his legs straight: feet even but torso rotated slightly toward the catcher, so he had to peek over his shoulder at…