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.

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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

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