Baseball Blogs Weigh In: Royals, Indians, Holland

On today's date in 1976, young Tigers hurler Mark Fidrych — already known as "The Bird" — made the 13th start of his rookie campaign. His outing that day against the Twins would be his 12th complete game of the year, including three in which he went 11 innings. He ended up throwing 24 complete over that season, and finished with 250 1/3 innings in what was far and away his most productive big league season (and the only one in which he reached 100 innings). Needless to say, things have changed a bit in MLB since that time. This year, grizzled ace Adam Wainwright leads all of baseball with four starts out of twenty in which he has not been relieved. Here's this week's look around the baseball blogosphere …

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