Archive for July 21st, 2015

  • Hideki Matsui is now a right-handed hitting pitcher in a NYC rec league

    Hideki Matsui is now a right-handed hitting pitcher in a NYC rec league

    July 21, 2015 at 10:30 am 0 comments

    What was Hideki Matsui doing batting right-handed on Randalls Island today? http://t.co/KmxsYZXWco pic.twitter.com/sINloXknsb — NYT Sports (@NYTSports) July 20, 2015 The New York Times caught up with Hideki Matsui, who is now playing for Team Matsui in  the championship game of the Nippon Club’s 40th annual President Cup baseball tournament […]

     
  • Evan Longoria is no longer the power-hitting superstar … or maybe he is just hurt

    Evan Longoria is no longer the power-hitting superstar … or maybe he is just hurt

    July 21, 2015 at 9:00 am 8 comments

    Ben Lindbergh of Grantland wonders what is up with Evan Longoria’s lack of power. You can read the entire column here, but here are the highlights: Longoria’s non-power numbers haven’t changed much while his power numbers are way down the last two years. Specifically, most of Longoria’s power decline has […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    [THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today

    July 21, 2015 at 8:15 am 5 comments

    The GBT – The Good, The Bad and The Telling sandwich, where The Bad is nice and lean and the The Telling is ripe. Phillies 5, RAYS 3 (boxscore) THE GOOD: [The Good is not available today due to a season-long technical difficulty in the Rays’ bats. Hopefully we return […]