All-Time Angels Southpaw Squad

So today is International Left-handers Day.  How do you even celebrate such a thing?  How about with an Angel all-time left-handed team?  One twenty minute excursion searching through the databases at baseball-reference, and you can assemble a roster of all-time Angel lefties, according to the WAR they accumulated while wearing an Angel uniform. In the outfield, we have the...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Remembering Hambone

On July 12, 1997, the San Francisco Giants squared off against the Texas Rangers at the Ballpark in Arlington and made history. It was the first ever Interleague baseball game, the first of many more to come. On that day eighteen years ago, I made the bold prediction that Darryl Hamilton, the Giants’ leadoff hitter and the first ever Interleague batter, would launch the first pitch...
Via BaySportsNet
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Countdown To Cardinals: 33

Days until Opening Night, Cardinals vs. Cubs on ESPN: 33 First player/coach to wear #33:  Sam Narron (1935) Last player/coach to wear #33: Daniel Descalso (2014) Player/coach to wear #33 in the most seasons:  Barney Schultz (seven total, two as coach) Number of players/coaches to wear #33: 46 Last time not worn: 1979 Other interesting names tied to #33:  Vinegar Bend Mizell...
Via The Cardinal Conclave
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Rangers News: Darren Oliver joins Rangers front office

Former big league reliever Darren Oliver retired after the 2013 campaign. Now, the 20-year MLB veteran is joining the front office with the Texas Rangers, according to SportsDayDFW.The 43-year-old Oliver, who retired last fall after 20 seasons in the majors, will work with President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Jon Daniels and his staff in a variety of areas with an...
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April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Buy Former MLB Pitcher Darren Oliver’s Sweet Land Rover – $35K

  Darren Oliver is a perfect example of why you should teach your kid to throw left-handed: $$$. Oliver never won more than…
Via Busted Coverage
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Could John Lannan be this year’s Darren Oliver?

When the Mets signed John Lannan to a minor-league deal, it was likely to bring him in to compete for the fifth starter role in spring training. The signing is exciting because it represents something more than just another option for fifth starter: It represents the move forward for the organization. In the first three offseasons under General Manager Sandy Alderson, the back end...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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