Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mock Draft – Dredging through the Dregs

When last we left our intrepid adventurers, we were wrapping up the 11th round, and I was in need of three hitters and two pitchers. My 12th round pick was 166th overall. After losing out on Cameron Maybin, I was … Continue reading

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Hall of Fame Ballot

As a member of the Baseball Bloggers Alliance, I’m beyond thrilled that someone cares what players would be on my hypothetical Hall of Fame ballot. Now that the best pitcher (Bert Blyleven) and the best hitter (Ron Santo) not previously … Continue reading

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Mock Draft – Maybin, Maybe Not

The weekend was slow going in the mock draft I’m participating in with a bunch of fantasy baseball bloggers. I’ve told you about my first seven picks. Over the last three days, I’ve added four more. By the time my … Continue reading

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Mock Draft – Two More Aces

In Round One of the mock draft I’m conducting with a group of fantasy bloggers, I took Troy Tulowitzki. In Rounds Two and Three, I snagged Mike Stanton and my first starting pitcher, Felix Hernandez. In Rounds Four and Five, … Continue reading

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Mock Draft – Panda and McCann

In the mock draft I’m doing with a bunch of fantasy bloggers, rounds four and five elapsed today, and I still feel good about my team. My fourth pick was 54th overall, and I watched the players I coveted- most … Continue reading

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Mock Draft – Felix Falls to Round Three

As I mentioned yesterday, I’m participating in a mock draft with a bunch of fantasy bloggers. My second round pick came 26th overall. I was thrilled to see that Felix Hernandez, one of my top ten overall players, was still … Continue reading

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Mock Fantasy Draft – I’ll Start With Tulo

I’m pleased to announce that I’m participating in a mock draft with several bloggers, most of whom specialize in fantasy baseball. You can see the details here. While most of these guys will pick their teams based on traditional stats … Continue reading

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The Worst Idea in Sports

This is not a post about Joe Buck and Tim McCarver announcing every important baseball game. It’s not about those games being played after most of the nation’s kids have gone to bed. It’s not about one league letting pitchers … Continue reading

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