Guest Post: Bunting is Overrated

The Sacrifice Bunt: The Real Rally Killer by Dave Cameron on fangraphs (see original: http://www.fangraphs.com/blogs/the-sacrifice-bunt-the-real-rally-killer/) Last night, the Dodgers trailed the Giants 2-1 in the seventh inning. Juan Rivera and James Loney led off the inning with back-to-back singles, putting the tying run in scoring position and the go-ahead run on base with nobody out. Juan Uribe, the #7 hitter …

Speed Hitter: Comedy and Baseball (somewhat)

Barrel above the baseball at contact, check. Throwing the knob at the ball, check. A bunch of kids with bad swings in the beginning and awful swings after, check. All the elements are there for a top 5 all time worst commercial.