Posted by Strobl on May 10, 2011
Iglesias' first MLB run (Townson/ AP)
It’s the eleventh inning, and Joe West is still a jackass.
Ok, so that has little to do with anything, but this guy needs to go. He’s a blight on the game. In the recent Twins-Sox series, both Ron Gardenhire and Terry Francona were ejected. I know we all like to complain about the ump, but Joe West is a joke. And a lousy official to boot.
Back to the point. Carl Crawford is hitting .361 in May and had his second walkoff hit of the year on Monday. He scored Jose Iglesias from first- it was the 21 year old’s first major league run. This is big news.
You should read about it in this entertaining article.
Read the post at isportsweb.com.
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Posted by Strobl on May 4, 2011
Meric/ Getty images
So the Red Sox have a phenomenal talent in Carl Crawford. We all get that. Slow start or no, this guy is a stud. He’s got speed, swings a solid bat, and is a major defensive upgrade (remember Manny in left? Please.)
But the fact is, Boston doesn’t have a natural place for him in the batting order. Where can the team hit this guy that makes sense? Take a look at this post and see if you agree…
Read the story on isportsweb.com
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