Posts tagged "fred mcgriff"

Congrats, Paul Konerko

Congrats, Paul Konerko
Paul Konerko launched the 400th home run of his career Wednesday, it came in dramatic fashion to tie the game in the 9th. and moved him into sole possession of 48th place all-time.  Clearly he’s better than Andres Galarraga now.  Arguing that he’s now better than Al Kaline…that’d probably take some more creativity. Konerko celebrated the feat... Read more »

Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell, Mark Teahen, and Destiny

Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell, Mark Teahen, and Destiny
The Hall of Fame voting was announced Monday and hoooraaaaaaay for Barry Larkin!  As a high-average, long-tenured, face-of-the-franchise, OBP-hound with well-regarded defense, Larkin bridged every divide between traditionalists and saberists possible.  Well deserved, Mr. Larkin. But Larkin and his burly 86.4% of the vote, is the only player being inducted this year, so this year’s... Read more »