Over the Hill

At the tail end of an earlier post, I argued that the Cubs could improve themselves by shedding players who weren’t productive. I didn’t have Tyler Colvin in mind, but in hindsight he does fit that bill. I also didn’t have Koyie Hill in mind, but again, I’m happy he won’t be back with theContinue reading “Over the Hill”

Get ready for a huge number

At the start of this season, when it became clear that Albert Pujols and the Cardinals were not going to agree on a contract before the season, the thought of number 5 in a contract year was absolutely horrifying. The best player of his generation–and maybe of any generation–trying to put up numbers to show whatContinue reading “Get ready for a huge number”