Author Archives: Bob Moffitt

Two Down, One To Go As Baseball Writers Say Bye Bye To Bonds and Clemens.

David Ortiz only player elected to the 2023 Hall of Fame despite positive PED test. What stinks about writing this column for me is that I like David Ortiz. I mean, really, he’s funny, outgoing, great with fans, great with teammates, great with opponents and a great hitter. He was, by all accounts, a credit to the game of baseball.

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A Career So Sweet…But Too Short For The Hall?

Bob Moffitt: (Posey was) rookie of the Year, MVP, 7-time All Star in 10 full years in the field, four Silver Sluggers, one Gold Glove,
Steve Harmon: Not arguing at all that he wasn’t great, that he accumulated all that platinum. But one thing he didn’t accumulate were the numbers. I’m sorry, but 1,500 hits and 153 home runs – even for a catcher.

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Under New Mismanagement?

It would seem to be unreasonable to question or criticize the Los Angeles Dodgers management decisions considering they just won a World Series a year ago. But we specialize in the unreasonable. Eddie Rosario has carried the Atlanta Braves offense through the National League Championship Series. Yet, the Los Angeles Dodgers continue to pitch to him. It’s one of several

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Braves vs Brewers

Pitching v hitting. Who wins this year? In recent years when do you think of you would think of the Milwaukee Brewers you would have thought putting offense and pretty good starting pitching. Times are changing in Wisconsin. Some of the Brewers biggest bats are no longer so big or have left the team all together. Christian Yelich is back

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