Results tagged ‘ Pete Rose ’

Discover: Three for Thursday

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1. Ichiro’s 4,257th. Bullpen, Baseball & Sock Talk posted videos of the historic hits in San Diego yesterday, while The Unbiased MLB Fan wrote about the achievement and On Cloud Conine highlighted an Ichiro doppelgänger. Bleacher Boy asks the question: Who is the real “hit king”? The Wayniac Nation discussed the debate and The Miller Sport Update says it’s still Pete Rose.

2. Playoff previews? Wednesday saw potential October matchups in both leagues. The Metssiah was overjoyed at the Mets’ offense breaking out in a rout of the Pirates, as Bitty’s Gumband argues it’s time for Pirates starters to step up. Despite the walk-off victory by the Nationals, The Canuck Cubbie still enjoyed Wednesday’s extra-inning affair in the nation’s capital as two of the NL favorites locked horns. Following a tough defeat in an AL Central showdown with the Royals, Cleveland Sports Perspective wonders whether Terry Francona is loyal or stubborn. Steven Wright pitched the Red Sox into a first-place tie, and The Loyal Bostonian says it’s not too late to hop on the knuckleballer’s bandwagon. Baltimore Sports Today‘s latest podcast looks at the Orioles’ bullpen highs and rotation lows.

3. Vote! Overtime takes a stab at predicting the American League All-Star Game starters, as Daily Law Sports checks in where Red Sox players stand in the fan voting. Cait Covers the Bases and Dodger Insider posted updates on a couple of their players cracking the Top 5 at their positions, while Redleg Nation stumps for a couple of Reds. If you haven’t already voted, you have until June 30th, so submit your ballot and blog about it!

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Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

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  • Does Yoenis Cespedes make sense for the Braves? Big Time Atlanta Sports says yes.
  • Cespedes or Justin Upton? Sons of ’84 looks at the current debate among Tigers fans.
  • Blue Jays Musings explores whether John Gibbons is on a short leash in Toronto.
  • Who is the Angels’ ace? BBST has looked into this and still isn’t quite certain.
  • On Cloud Conine has 13 things you should know about new signing Wei-Yin Chen.
  • If Spring Training tickets are on your mind, The Baseball Sociologist is here to help.
  • Where will 2016 take Plouffe’s New Hairdo? There’s only one way to find out…
  • Guess which club topped a recent MLB ranking. Hint: Cubs Vine Line Blog is happy.
  • The Winning Run highlights why Monte Irvin was more than just a ballplayer.
  • Hoping to hang out with Indians players at Tribe Fest? TribeVibe tells how you can.
  • Better Off Red has the full details for Pete Rose’s induction into the Reds Hall of Fame.
  • Who are the Cardinals Hall of Fame nominees? Diane from WWLCB has the list.
  • Dodger Insider explains how the team is bringing back a different Joe Blanton.
  • Curious who Tampa Bay invited to Spring Training? Rays Radio shares that info.
  • Want to read Beachbound & Down‘s interview with Carrie Muskat at Cubs Con?
  • What has former Ranger Gerald Smiley been up to? Bleacher Boy interviewed him!
  • The nosebleed section predicts breakout players for all 30 clubs. Do you agree?
  • Looking for Part Two of David Voigt’s History of Baseball? Head over to Our Game.

Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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  • Cardinal Red Baseball writes that Lee Smith needs some help to get into the Hall.
  • Should Steve Garvey be in Cooperstown? Dazzy Vance Chronicles analyzes it.
  • Stlcardinalsminimo has a surprising stat about the Cardinals and WAR in 2015.
  • The Mets are closing in on Alejandro De Aza and Just Mets looks at the fit.
  • Around the Horn Talk delves into The Curious Case of Jurickson Profar.
  • Indians beat writer Jordan Bastian recaps a busy Hot Stove week for the Tribe.
  • What’s next for the Yankees and Brett Gardner, The Wayniac Nation wonders.
  • BBST explains that the A’s still have faith in Jarrod Parker, even after surgeries.
  • The Pete Rose decision is a sad ending of a sorry episode, says The Winning Run.
  • Phillies Insider wishes everyone a happy holidays in seasonal verse form.
  • If you’re looking for your Reds fix, come on out to Better Off Red‘s trivia night.
  • Plouffe’s New Hairdo shares his top 10 pieces of game-used memorabilia snagged.
  • Re-live Mark McGwire’s mammoth blast off Randy Johnson with Balls and Strikes.
  • Matt’s Bats recently attended Nationals WinterFest and he shares this thoughts.

Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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Discover: Putting a bow on All-Star Week

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KelliBells made the most of All-Star Week in Cincinnati, and she has a full write-up of all the action in her blog. (more…)