Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Why The Pirates Should Make You Happy

Dave Cameron has another excellent article posted over at USS Mariner today that should make you happy as an M's fan.  Oh, and it should also make you mad.  As the season winds down to another disaster, there is some hope out there - assuming that the ball club makes some intelligent decisions over the Winter.

Monday, September 09, 2013


Saw this blurb in the Times today:

"• Former Mariner Wladimir Balentien hit his 53rd home run of the season for Yakult to move within two of Japanese baseball’s season record."  *sigh*  So I thought I better check it out - and here's confirmation.  Wow!

Update 9/12:  Record tied!!

Update 9/16:  New Record Holder!