Archive for the ‘Adrian Gonzalez’ Category

Jake Peavy Got Things Started

Monday, March 1st, 2010

The Adrian Gonzalez Contract Situation isn't so much a sword of Damocles for the San Diego Padres as a guillotine waiting to drop and mercifully end all the speculation. Some one is going to do the impulsive thing this summer and trade their whole farm system to San Diego for ...

Peavy To The Other Chicago Team?

Thursday, May 21st, 2009

The Chicago White Sox have thrown their hat into the Jake Peavy Sweepstakes. And I continue to use mixed metaphors. Tough day all around. Look, Phillips has said again and again and again and again that Peavy ain't going anywhere, but that's not really the point anymore. There are always going ...

F–king Padres

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

It doesn't take a genius to see the San Diego Padres aren't a rich team. But they aren't a poor team either. Yet suddenly they're dumping good players left and right. Well, they're dumping both good players because of "salary concerns" even though everyone knows the team is dumping salary ...

Adrian Gonzalez, The Best Value In Baseball

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

In a few weeks baseball will hand out its two Most Valuable Player Awards. That got me wondering who is actually the best "Value" in baseball. I looked at leaders in both leagues and an answer instantly jumped out at me. And wouldn't you know it, he happens to play ...