Found June 10, 2013 on The Fantasy Fix:
photo credit: Keith Allison via photopin cc It’s the Week 11 edition of fantasy baseball 3×3, where we’re throwing in the towel on Rickie Weeks, snagging Gerrit Cole, and riding the lightning with Yasiel Puig. 3 TO CUT Vernon Wells | New York Yankees | OF I’m not sure what exactly happened or who is to blame, but it appears that somebody or something has reminded Vernon Wells that he is, in fact, Vernon Wells. After hitting an even .300 and slugging six home runs in 24 March and April games, Wells flirted with the Mendoza line and hit just four homers in the following 34 games. In sum, he’s been exactly the player we should have expected him to be. In 262 plate appearances with Los Angeles last season, Wells slashed .230/.279/.403. Through his first 235 plate appearances as a Yankee, Wells has slashed .241/.285/.409. What we saw from Wells in April wasn’t a return to glory, it was nothing more than a garden variety hot streak. Yes, I know his BABIP is terrible, but positive regressi...

Umpire takes hilarious spill behind home plate

Home plate umpire Mike Mulchinski falls down during Yankees-Mariners game Home plate umpire Mike Muchlinski took a hilarious spill during a foul popup in the first inning of Sunday's New York Yankees-Seattle Mariners game at Safeco Field. Yankees batter Vernon Wells hit a foul popup behind home plate which went into the seats. While the ball was in the air, Mariners catcher...

MLB Umpire Falls Down And Goes Boom

Home plate umpire Mike Muchlinski had a little trouble with his footing during the first inning of Sunday’s Mariners and Yankees’ game at Safeco Field. Muchlinski was doing his best to avoid Mariners catcher Kelly Shoppach who was chasing a Vernon Wells foul ball. The result was quite hilarious. [Holdout Sports] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

MLB umpire Mike Muchlinsk falls down during foul ball

Back on Sunday during the Seattle Mariners/New York Yankees game, home plate umpire Mike Muchlinsk had a little issue with his footing in the first inning. Watch as Mike falls down after trying to get out of the way of Mariners catcher Kelly Shoppach attempting to catch a foul ball hit by Yankees outfielder Vernon Wells: Your browser does not support iframes. (Courtesy of...

Triple Play: Oakland A’s, Rick Ankiel, Vernon Wells

Welcome to this week’s Triple Play. This week, we examine the hottest team in baseball, take a look at what could be the end of one of the most fascinating careers in recent baseball history, and more (including our weekly Wainwright Walk Watch). Off we go: Who’s Hot? Oakland Athletics Here they go again. The A’s are on another one of their white-hot streaks. Since last losing...
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