Forgotten Player of the Moment – STEVE LARMER

STEVE LARMER (by Bill Barnwell) My first love of sport really came through hockey – I’m pretty sure, in 1991, I could recite the rosters for each team with relatively little difficulty. I scoured the NHL Guide & Record Book each year it came out, memorizing player histories. Somehow, growing up on Long Island, I became a Washington Capitals fan […]

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Forgotten Player of the Moment – CHARLIE HOUGH

CHARLIE HOUGH (by Ed Agner) I am not only a sucker for knuckleballers (Though, oddly, I trust a knuckleballer in crucial situations only a smidge more than I would, say, Jose Mesa. Call me kooky.), but I am also the world’s biggest sucker for atheletes so brutally ugly that even the 80’s-era Celtics would cringe. One of these days we’ll […]

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2004 AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST PREVIEW

AL WEST (Listed in Order of 2003 Finish) ED: Ed Agner BB: Bill Barnwell PR: Phil Rippa OAKLAND ATHLETICS 2003 Record: 96-66 (Lost in ALDS) Key Additions: Arthur Rhodes, Eric Karros, Mark Kotsay, Bobby Kielty, Mark Redmond, Chris Hammond, Damian Miller Key Losses: Miguel Tejada, Keith Foulke, Jose Guillen, Ted Lilly, Terrence Long, Ramon Hernandez, John Halama, Steve Sparks, Mark […]

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