You never say never. And I also say you never have enough catching. What if Molina was hurt _ that has happened before _ and Kelly was traded? Who would you have?
Yes, the national announcers and scribes often ask Derrick and me for updates and opinions.
The signing of Pujols came right as the Angels signed a huge TV deal. So they got what they wanted in a couple of areas. He'll hit his 600th homer for the franchise and maybe his 700th.
"Unacceptable" is not making the playoffs _ for both the Cardinals and Cubs.
It's a big year for Luke Voit. Can he handle Class AAA?
These are two excellent bench players. If Arizona's lineup is solid, the D-backs may be better than expected.
No question. To win in those cities after both teams had gone so long without a World Series championship gives him all the cred he deserves.
One game doth not a turnaround make. But the sky is the limit if Grichuk can be more disciplined and limit his slumps to games, rather than weeks.
The only rule MLB has is that no clubhouses are allowed to have tobacco available to the players. If they get it on their own, it's their business.
Wacha would be the key, yes. If he's the 17-game winning Wacha of a couple of years ago, the Cardinals have something.
There has been much socializing among writers from different cities. Just last night, the Chicago boys asked us if we wanted to go for a sasparilla.
Manager Matheny will have that as a priority. Same, though, with Adams, Gyorko and Garcia.
Yes, it's a game but it's their livelihood. I don't pay much attention to the money anymore. A lot of money. But I want a lot of effort in return.
Once in a while. That's not good enough defensively, though.
I hope they are both first-ballot honorees. But the writers will have to wait until they are about 60 or so. Yadi will make it first.
That was nearly an impossible task _ to choose that all-time lineup. McGee's two batting titles and MVP broke a tie among Edmonds and Flood.
Kolten plays with a lot of emotion and that comes through in his interviews, too. He is trying so hard to be what people want him to be. Maybe if he could relax more. But then we've said that before.
The Base Burglar has had some back issues. He will return.
Carson Kelly will be on this team by the end of this season and for many seasons to come. Let him grow at Memphis for a while and catch every day.