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Angels Classic Rewind | Dateline: July 20th, 2002

By Joe Haakenson, AngelsWin.com Contributor -  JULY 20, 2002 GAME 96 - MARINERS AT ANGELS ANAHEIM – As much fun as the Angels had in their 15-3 win one day earlier, their dramatic rally and victory over the Seattle Mariners in the second game of the series was the type that could eventually be seen as the spark that ignited a championship season. The Angels trailed,...
Via Angelswin
July 21, 2013  |  Discuss

An Inning with Mariano Rivera’s Command

Here is a true sentence about Mariano Rivera. Though, for his career, he’s managed to strike out the same rate of batters as Arthur Rhodes, he’s issued a higher rate of walks than Carl Pavano, and he’s allowed the same BABIP as Armando Galarraga. Based on one’s associations, one might not read that sentence and conclude that Rivera is amazing. But then, who’s familiar with...
Via Fangraphs
June 03, 2013  |  Discuss

On This Day in History | 1996

Tino in 1996 (Photo: Flickr) On this day 17 years ago the Yankees edged Baltimore in what was then the longest 9-inning game in Major League history, eclipsing the 4:18 mark set by the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants in 1962. In a 4 hour, 21 minute affair, the Bombers outlasted the Orioles in the first game of a 2-game series that would set the tone for their heated...
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April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

St. Louis Cardinals finally get a bullpen veteran by signing Randy Choate

The St. Louis Cardinals didn’t make many moves during last week’s Winter Meetings, but they did complete an important deal to solidify a position the team struggled to fill throughout the 2012 season. The Cardinals signed left-handed relief pitcher Randy Choate on Friday to a three-year, $7.5 million contract. He will serve as the second lefty in the bullpen behind Marc Rzepczynski...
Via i70baseball
December 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Hold Me Now

As I awake from my winter hibernation where dreams of twins named Thompson abounded, I realize the time is neigh to learn you all about the potential holds fantasy standouts for the upcoming year. Anyone that knows me knows I love relief pitching, come into my apartment you will see embroidered pillows with my favorite relievers over the years stitched in effigy. Now you’re prolly...
Via Razzball
March 08, 2012  |  Discuss

This Date in Pirates History: January 5

No big transactions or big name players born on this date on this date in Pittsburgh Pirates history but plenty of players to get to and even a manager thrown in there. Mark Redman(1974) The Pirates acquired Redman, along with Arthur Rhodes in November 2004 from the Oakland A’s in exchange for Jason Kendall. He went 11-12 4.71 for the A’s in 2004 after winning 14 games for the...
Via Pirates Prospects
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Cards have work to do as free agency opens

ST. LOUIS - Free agency has officially opened in Major League Baseball and the World Champion St. Louis Cardinals have plenty of work to do. In addition to finding a manager to replace the recently retired Tony La Russa, the Cardinals must try to convince slugger Albert Pujols to return to St. Louis, try and bring back shortstop Rafael Furcal and a number of other key decisions...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
November 03, 2011  |  Discuss

2012 Free Agent Primer: Top 10 Left-Handed Relievers

MLB Trade Rumors lists nine free agent eligible left-handed relievers, but I found a tenth and he's ranked number one. 1. Dontrelle Willis (30) – Look, he’s not a starter anymore. The sooner teams realize this the better. Despite the fact that Willis has appeared in a relief role only once in his major league career (not counting postseason play), he has posted absolutely...
Via The Outside Corner
November 01, 2011  |  Discuss

Top 12 Consolations for Rangers Fans

Fifty years and counting, with back to back cruel Octobers at the hands of the NL champion. Ranger Fan needs some bucking up. That's what we do around here!12) Losing to Chris Carpenter doesn't cause any special rancor, really11) With any luck, that's the last time you'll need to root for Darren Oliver and Arthur Rhodes10) Maybe next year, Nelson Cruz won't be...
Via Five Tool Tool
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Cardinals vets celebrate first World Series title

ST. LOUIS Teammates, friends, clubhouse staff, reporters it didn't matter to 37-year-old Octavio Dotel. If you were near him, you were getting wet. Soaking in every second of his first World Series championship from a journey that's covered 13 seasons and 12 different teams, the veteran right-hander made sure none of the bottles of champagne and beer went unused Friday...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Cardinals vets celebrate first World Series title

ST. LOUIS Teammates, friends, clubhouse staff, reporters it didn't matter to 37-year-old Octavio Dotel. If you were near him, you were getting wet. Soaking in every second of his first World Series championship from a journey that's covered 13 seasons and 12 different teams, the veteran right-hander made sure none of the bottles of champagne and beer went unused Friday...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Post Season Plans

Now that the offseason is officially upon us, Burning River Baseball would like to congratulate former Indians Jake Westbrook and Arthur Rhodes on their first World Series rings and quickly move on to the 2012 Indians campaign. For the offseason, we will be adding a new section to the site called "All-Time Indians." These will be career bios of some of the greatest players...
Via Burning River Baseball
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss
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