Posts tagged "mike trout"

Instant Rationalization - Pinch-hit Pierzynski blast delivers series victory

Instant Rationalization - Pinch-hit Pierzynski blast delivers series victory
Seeing as my entire life will surely pass by without me finding my home run stroke, I cannot fault A.J. Pierzynski for needing until age 35 to find his.  The man who hit eight home runs in 129 games last season has now hit five in just as many contests. The most recent A.J. outburst... Read more »

Instant Rationalization - Alex Rios redeems everyone

Instant Rationalization - Alex Rios redeems everyone
The White Sox being in a position to win this game at all is a peaceful bit of absurdity.  They came into the game toting the garish pitching mismatch of Philip Humber versus Zack Greinke.  They needed the absolute best from Humber to compete and got him at his most erratic, and only maxed out... Read more »

Saving up for the weekend

Saving up for the weekend
Philip Humber made his return to the starting rotation Tuesday night.  It wasn’t spectacular, but perfect game aside, all the best memories of Philip Humber are of him being unspectacularly effective.  He threw strikes, and didn’t compound any of his problems with extra base-runners. In fact, it was Humber’s only walk-less outing of 2012 besides... Read more »
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