Monthly Archives: January 2012

Young Phenom Pitchers May Ignite Your City

Monday January 30th, 2012 Doug Booth-  Baseball Writer: Perhaps it is because we see pitchers for more plays in any given baseball game, or maybe it is that young pitchers so rarely dominate to start their careers. But witnessing young pitchers start … Continue reading

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The Modern Day Baseball Doubleheader In The MLB As A Fan

Friday January 27, 2012 Doug Booth-  Baseball Writer:  Gone are the days when baseball teams deliberately schedule two games in one stadium like teams used to do in past generations.  If there is not a postponed game for the duration of … Continue reading

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Forget Strikeouts: Hit’em Where They Ain’t

Monday January 23, 2012 Douglas “Chuck” Booth-  Baseball Writer:  Back in the turn of the 20th century, baseball was a different game.  Players had second jobs to supplement their baseball salaries, teams carried few pitchers and they used the same baseball … Continue reading

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The Struggles Of Tall + Heavy Players: Is Prince Next?

Monday January 16, 2012 Doug Booth-  Baseball Writer:  I am still astounded when I hear that Prince Fielder has not been signed yet.  This man is a powerhouse that would help any ball club.  So what is going on?  When I … Continue reading

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Adrian Beltre Is Playing Himself Into Baseball Hall Of Fame Consideration

Monday January 9, 2012 Doug Booth-  Baseball Writer:  With today being the official day the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) to finalize the 2012 Baseball Hall Of Fame inductees, I thought some more about Adrian Beltre as a potential candidate … Continue reading

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Is This The End Of The Line For Raul Ibanez?

Monday January 2, 2012 Doug Booth-  Baseball Writer:  If Raul Ibanez has indeed swung his last bat in the majors, he should hold his head up high considering the last decade he put together.  I have long respected Ibanez for foraging … Continue reading

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