If the club is going to hack a database, I’d have guessed it was John Mabry looking for some hitting tips to pass on to this offense. It definitely needs something. Tuesday ( 3-2 win vs. Twins ) Hero: Mark Reynolds . He only had one hit, but he made it count, driving in two runs that proved to be the difference in [...]
Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 47 First player/coach to wear #47: Dick Ricketts (1959) Last player/coach to wear #47: John Mabry (current) Player/coach to wear #47 in the most seasons: Mabry (3 active, 11 total) Number of players/coaches to wear #47: 28 Last time not worn: 2006 Other interesting names tied to #47: Ryan Ludwick (2007-10), Lee Smith (1990-93...
Las Vegas 51′s hitting coach George Greer has been hired by the St. Louis Cardinals a source told ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin this evening. It is not yet known what position Greer will hold with the Cardinals. Former major leaguer John Mabry is currently the Cardinals hitting coach and was recently praised by manager Mike Matheny. “John Mabry seemed to take a lot of heat as...
In 2011, Columbia Pictures released ‘Moneyball’. The movie, starring Brad Pitt, was based on Michael Lewis’ 2003 book, which was based on the Oakland A’s 2002 season. It has grossed over 110 million dollars and was nominated for 6 Oscars (Best Actor, Best Picture). People, I promise you there was a time when making a Hollywood blockbuster about sabermetrics sounded ridiculous...
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