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Posts Tagged ‘awards’

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 at 1:56pm

Dancing with the (NL) Stars

Posted by BW in Offseason

A travesty is what it was. A travesty. Oh, sure, in the end, the right dancer won. From the second week of the season, it was clear that Jennifer Grey Pujols and Votto were the best out there. No arguing with the outcome, even if it was clear that Votto only won because the baseball [...]

Monday, November 15th, 2010 at 11:52pm

Hundreds for Posey but Not One Vote for Natsiah

Posted by BW in Offseason, Players

If Jeannette Rankin were still around to vote for Rookie of the Year, she totally would have cast her lone ballot for Strasburg. But Washington’s most famous antiunanimitarian was not available, so the Natsiah got fewer votes for Rookie of the Year than league-average hitter Jose “Who?” Tabata. Though to be fair to Tabata, he plays [...]

Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 11:05am

Origin of the Silver Slugger

Posted by BW in Offseason, Players

Far across the galazy, a young third baseman on the planet Zim-Ra trembled before the world-consuming might of Galacticus and weighed an awful choice. He could have the cherished Gold Glove if only he would serve Galacticus as his personal herald of evil and destruction. Surely a small price to pay for universe-spanning power and [...]

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