When Throwers Have to Run

When Throwers Have to Run

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports In the ninth inning of Monday night’s game against the Phillies, Rockies catcher Elias Díaz doubled off Jeff Hoffman with two outs, nobody on, and the game tied 1-1. That put Rockies manager Bud Black in a bit of a pickle. With a runner on second, a single would score the…

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Victor Scott II Needs a Reset

Victor Scott II Needs a Reset

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports I feel pretty confident in saying that I wasn’t alone in my excitement about the Cardinals starting the year with Victor Scott II on the roster. Good center field defense is incredibly fun. Stolen bases are incredibly fun. Scott stole 94 bases in the minors last year and looks like…

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The Rockies Are Dealing With A Shocking Scandal

The Rockies Are Dealing With A Shocking Scandal

(Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)   The Colorado Rockies have been the worst team in the National League (together with the Miami Marlins) with a 4-15 record. This was to be expected, of course: they are one of the most dysfunctional franchises in the league, their pitching is atrocious, and their offense is not good….

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