Everything but the Kitchen Sink…Bullpen Strategy (ALDS)

Game Notes from Rays/Red Sox (Game 4 of 2013 ALDS) In an effort to extend their series with the Red Sox to five games, the Tampa Bay Rays used nine pitchers in Game 4. That’s crazy. Or it’s not. It’s crazy until you consider the context. Rays’...

Joe Maddon, Resident Genius (AL Wild Card Game Notes)

Bringing in a left-handed pitcher to face a right-handed hitter is stupid. Unless you’re Tampa Bay Rays’ Manager Joe Maddon. Then, you’re a genius. (This¬†article from Fangraphs is outstanding…a must read!). During last night’s American...