Tags » Catcher

@MBraves Backstop Rodriguez Talks Early Approach, Hursh, Ross, and More

Mississippi Braves catcher Steve Rodriguez, picked up by the Braves in the minor league portion of December’s Rule 5 draft, has had some clutch knocks in the early season. 252 more words

Yan Gomes Injury and Effect

Earlier this week the Cleveland Indians catcher Yan Gomes went down with a sprained knee. He was hitting a abysmal .150 on the season with only 4 total bases. 241 more words


Cat out of the Bag 2.1

Previous                                                                                                                       Next

“You’re going to get sick, doing that,” Rick told me.  He picked up my hood and pulled it over my wet hair.

A little petulantly, I pulled it back down.  4,362 more words


Game Plan

Routine Play

“That’s a routine ground ball to short and an easy 6-4-3 double play.”

How many times have we heard this in MLB games and even little league games.

874 more words

The Nose Knows

The Ball Goes Where Your Nose Goes

One of the easiest concepts to understand yet it can be one of the hardest fundamentals to overcome (Especially for pitchers). 634 more words


Enemy (Arc 1)

Previous                                                                                                                       Next

Overshoot, Percy mused.  A species finds itself with no predators and an abundance of resources.  The species grows by leaps and bounds, oftentimes exponentially, and quickly reaches a point where it vastly exceeds the space and resources available. 4,352 more words


Devin Mesoraco Is Using Unique Lumber In 2015

The bat that Devin Mesoraco will be rocking this year will be model DM 814.  This past offseason, Mesoraco had a dozen bats especially made for him by Marucci Sports from trees from his home in Pennsylvania. 531 more words