Archive for February, 2007

Manager Minutia – The Men With Two Lives

Tuesday, February 27th, 2007

Many a player today plays for more then one team in their career, often throughout the year a player might play for more then one team, this is a common occurrence, however this has not always been a normal event, especially the shift between leagues. In the 1972 Sporting News Baseball Guide there is a list of players who labored in each league that season, the list was short (around 16) and was highlighted by the presence of all of the Alou Brothers.


Have The Reds Ever had Pitching? Howsam Era-Act 2

Monday, February 12th, 2007

“If you can’t win on this club, forget it. These guys won’t let you lose.”

Wayne Granger on the Reds batters 5-2-1970