Joe Buck and John Smoltz have some bad takes, don’t understand math

Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Joe Buck and John Smoltz are in the booth today announcing Game 3 of the Cubs-Nationals series. And while the (usually competent) broadcast team didn't have to work too hard to make the game seem dramatic and important, the pair had a quick aside in the middle of the game ...

Strasburg Debuts, Riggelman Channels Norman Dale

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

I don't know what I love about Stephen Strasburg's first start more: that he was nasty and essentially only threw one bad pitch or that he earnestly answered "60 feet, six inches" when Nationals manager Jim Riggelman asked him how far it was from the mound to the plate in ...

Will These Guys Ever Call It Quits?

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008

We've been watching baseball for a long time. Well, as long as you can when the average age of contributors is like 24. Anyway, we remember the good 'ol days when baseball players didn't last into their 40s. Bat speed slows down. Arms wear out. Eye sight gives out. There's a ...