This is a test. Let’s see what happens.
War Liberal I’ve moved my other weblog over to the Movable Type publishing system, away from Blogger. There are several advantages of MT, and eventually I’ll be moving this one over as well. One of the biggest is that we won’t have to worry about YACCS and the occasional outages that make the comments unavailable.
ESPN.com: MLB – Ex-Brewer Yost candidate for Milwaukee post Ned Yost interviewed for the Milwaukee manager’s job yesterday. I’m not a big fan of his, and it’s not much of a job.
Is Cox the greatest manager ever? The Guru, Bill James, says even nicer things about Bobby than I did. (Thanks, Andrew.) I don’t know that I’d say he’s the best manager ever, but I do think Bobby has been wildly underrated. In many ways the manager he most resembles is Joe McCarthy, derided as the … Continue reading “Is Cox the greatest manager”
ajc.com | Braves | Initial offer fails to excite Glavine I don’t expect Tom Glavine to get that big of a contract, but if the Braves really offered a one-year deal at the same rate as last year, they couldn’t expect him to accept it. It borders on an insult. Yes, $8 million, but for … Continue reading “ajc.com | Braves | Initial”
ESPN.com – MLB – Recap – Cardinals at Giants – 10/14/2002 Well, congratulations to the Giants. I was rooting for them.
ajc.com | Braves | Mazzone not ruling out job change Not that job change, though. He’d be interested in the right (i.e., not Tampa Bay) managing job.
Blast From The Past Department Kevin McGlinchy refused assignment to the minor leagues and became a free agent. That’s the thing about young pitcher, guys. They get hurt, and then one day they can’t even make the Devil Rays.
Alex and JR may be getting their wish. Craig informs me that the Braves have a press conference schedules for 2 or 3 PM today. No word on what… but there’s been a rumor circulating that Bobby will retire and Leo Mazzone will take over as manager. The record of pitching coaches turned manager is … Continue reading “Alex and JR may be”
Top Ten Good Things About Last Night’s Loss 10. I won’t wind up spending hundreds of dollars and several vacation days on an attempt to get into a World Series game. 9. It’s entirely possible we’ll never have to see Keith Lockhart in a major league uniform ever again. 8. Alex R. free to spend … Continue reading “Top Ten Good Things About”