The Baseball Desert

Saturday, April 23, 2005

Day off

It's Saturday - my brain is switched off for the weekend and just looking forward to seeing some good games. The hardest decision I'll have to make is whether to watch Mulder vs.Clemens or see whether Dontrelle can keep the D-Train running, so it's a perfect time to catch up with Jayson Stark's latest Useless Information Dept., parts I and II.
As Kansas City Star columnist Joe Posnanski reports, Royals DHs were batting a terrifying .183 through Thursday, and their cleanup hitters were hitting an embarrassing .141. We're thinking it probably won't make them feel better to know that the Cubs' pitchers were batting .300.
I live for this stuff...