Ben Carter asks a very valid question. When we think of underrated players in the game of baseball, the mind tends to go to guys with undervalued skills, whether that be defense (Kevin Kiermaier), plate discipline (Ben Zobrist) or durabilityRead more
Thomas Pringle likes baseball and doesn’t like fighting sports.
He lives in West Oxfordshire and works on aircraft for a living.
He’s available at email@example.com
It’s 5pm on a warm summers evening, I’m in the kitchen organising which of the best meatballs I will be piling onto my plate for this evenings meal. On the windowsill is my iPad, on the screen is an animatedRead more
According to RotoChamp the Padres rotation will be as follows: 1. Jhoulys Chacin – 4.07 ERA 2. Clayton Richard – 4.14 ERA 3. Trevor Cahill – 4.14 ERA 4. Christian Friedrich – 4.14 ERA 5. Luis Perdomo – 4.77 ERARead more
After his poor 2015 season, the Baseball Prospectus 2016 Annual projected Hanley Ramirez to slash a respectable .274/.341/.460 with 20 HRs, the final line of his write up said: “now he’s moving to first base, where the ball will comeRead more
2010: I was in a Royal Air Force helicopter, a Merlin Mk3 to be precise. I was flying through Helmand province in Afghanistan, it was Operation HERRICK. I was a helicopter crewman (Imagine the guy on the gun in theRead more
First we have to set some ground rules, after a quick Play Index here is what I found. There were 26 instances found, I decided that players needed either a K or give up no runs to be eligible. 4Read more
Padres 2016 Record – 68-94 Top Prospects (Fangraphs 4/11/16) – Anderson Espinoza (RHP), Manuel Margot (CF), Cal Quantrill (RHP), Hunter Renfroe (OF) Notable 2016 Trades – Traded Drew Pomeranz to BOS – Received Anderson Espinoza So what happened to the Padres?Read more
I joined the Royal Air Force in September 2004, as a nation we were conducting combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. No longer were we focused on the iron curtain or the threat to the United Kingdom from the IrishRead more