Posts Tagged ‘Cleveland Indians’

What if: 1977 Kansas City Royals v. 1995 Cleveland Indians

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 by Chuck

During a conversation thread the other day, a question was asked who would you take in a playoff series between the 1977 Kansas City Royals and the 1995 Cleveland Indians.
Well, thanks to the guys at  here and here , we can run a simulation and find out.
Before getting there, I thought it might be helpful [...]

Friday, June 18th, 2010 by PaulCatalano

And in doing that, he was able to grab the touchstone of his former self. To repeat, not many athletes get that chance, and the few who do often crumble under the pressure. We’re seeing Dontrelle Willis go through the same thing right now. Utterly broken and given up by 2 teams, Dontrelle is trying to find what he once had before, but lost. Can he make his way back to the pitcher he once was?

What Jim Joyce SHOULD Have Done After Blowing Armando Galaragga’s Perfect Game

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 by JoeDelGrippo

It was two seasons ago in a men’s wood bat summer league game. It is a good league, with great competition, plus many former (and at least one current) major leaguers as alumni.
I was base umpire, situated behind the pitcher’s mound in a two-man team. Man on first, one out, late in a tied game.
Batter [...]