Eephus

In an otherwise terrible letdown of a baseball game, Alfredo Simon made me smile for a moment, before thinking “Why did we sign this guy?!”

 

Baseball’s Endangered Species

On the concept of a 75 Stolen base season, L.A. Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis says:

It just depends on how much Dee Gordon and Billy Hamilton get on base,” Ellis said, “because they can outrun any catcher, and they can outrun any pitcher’s time coming home.

Source: New York Times