Haven’t done one of these in a while. It’s time for some Friday Reading Material.
David Pinto tries to determine whether David Ortiz has a shot at Roger Maris’s single season home run mark. Why is this relevant? Maris’s 61 home runs have been topped six times by the likes of Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire, and Sammy Sosa. It’s just that Ortiz has managed to stay above any steroid controversy and the other three haven’t.
Speaking of which, check out SteroidList.com. I discovered this last week and it’s well done.
Walt Jocketty has blamed everyone but himself for the current group of Cardinals.
Fire Joe Morgan skewers a particularly idiotic column. Good times.
Why didn’t I think of this?