Surprised game thread: August 29, Grifters at Braves

Seriously, was anyone surprised that the Marlins have been basically running a con game, crying poverty to get what amount to kickbacks from the local governments while at the same time pocketing millions in revenue-sharing money? First off, this is what the owners do. They always lie about how much money they’re losing, and they … Continue reading “Surprised game thread: August 29, Grifters at Braves”

To Boldly Go Where No Game Thread Has Gone Before: August 28, Marlins at Braves

If you know how my mind works, you know how I’d react upon learning that Reggie Jackson was almost cast as Geordi LaForge on Star Trek: The Next Generation. Yes, it’s the (male) characters on ST:TNG as played by seventies baseball players. Picard: Johnny Bench (bald) Riker: Greg Luzinski (big guy who later grew a … Continue reading “To Boldly Go Where No Game Thread Has Gone Before: August 28, Marlins at Braves”