Who are the 2016 Fielding Bible Award / Gold Glove Contenders? (Part I)

Published on October 14th, 201612 comment

For the next two weeks we will be writing a two-part series examining who the likely 2016 Fielding Bible Award contenders are. We will also be giving our predictions for the Gold Glove winners at every position in each league. This week, for Part I, we will be looking at catchers and infielders. Next week, in part II, we will examine who the contenders are for the pitcher, outfielders, and multi-positional awards.

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No Words…Well Maybe Just a Few

Published on October 12th, 2016108 comment

It’s funny the series of emotions that you have in the playoffs. They don’t just come on in baseball, but with every sport. You go up and down like a roller coaster.

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Published on October 11th, 201684 comment

I came into last night’s game confident, but a little concerned that we would lay an egg against Madison Bumgarner. Thankfully, that didn’t happen…but other things did.

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A Little Traveling Music, Please

Published on October 8th, 201674 comment

Cubs win game two behind a tremendous bullpen performance and 3 runs batted in by pitchers. They knocked out Samardzija early and played well-enough the rest of the way to capture game two of this series. Kyle Hendricks took a liner to the pitching arm, but x-rays were negative and he’s day to day…and hoping to be fine.

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NLDS Game 1 Notes

Published on October 8th, 201624 comment

All day, I waited and watched the clock. Time moved so slowly as I patiently worked and looked forward to the game. For dinner, I had an Italian Beef, and I was ready come game time. The Cubs did not disappoint.

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