Category: Baseball

AL Central 2020 Balance Sheets

I know this is going to shock some of yous (this is Bridgeport) and probably not shock others, but your pal the BeefLoaf is an...

The One-Hitter – Tony LaRussa??

This is the one-hitter, don’t forget to exhale. Bob Nightengale has posted a series of tweets that are lighting up the #WhiteSox twitter sky and...

Where to bat Nicky Madrigal??

Having no reputational risk is freeing, liberating if you will. But it also leads you down rabbit holes like: Where should Nick Madrigal bat?...

MLB Playoff Picks: BeefLoaf vs Chorizy-E

The brothers are laying down their MLB playoff picks against each other. Are they doing this just for pride? Heck no! Something has got to...

Too Early Off-Season Musings

I took today off of work, because, well, I just didn’t feel like working. I think once you get to my age, maybe at any...

The Daniel Palka Issue.

Last week, 108 Friend King Mac posted this nugget – When the subject of Daniel Palka gets brought up, I might take it a little...

Nitting up the Crochet promotion

The 2020 baseball season has been one for aggressive promotions of young players. It makes sense, there is no minor league season for young players...

Tim Anderson – Lead Off Hitter

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The White Sox WEIRD 40 man roster

As I sit here this morning, the White Sox are cruising to their first .500 or better record in 8 years and their first playoff...

Ricky Renteria’s bullpen usage

White Sox fans love to smash the manager over his bullpen usage… I don’t think this is a uniquely White Sox fans feature, I am...

Let’s talk about lineups

But one thing I can count on each and every day is that someone will complain about Ricky's lineup....