Posted at 8:36 AM on July 7, 2006
by David Zingler
I'm sure you've all already heard that A.J. Pierzynski beat out Francisco Liriano for the final spot on the American League All Star team. A South Sider over a Twin, yuck. And if that weren't bad enought, Pierzynski's addition to the squad likely means less playing time for Joe Mauer....
Posted at 3:07 PM on July 7, 2006
by Ben Tesch
Here's some random links for the shortened holiday week:
From Make magazine:
The National Needle Arts Association (TNNA) is proud to announce a new program - Stitch N' Pitch! Building on the success at the Seattle Mariners last year, the Stitch N' Pitch event has been structured into a formal program. Partnering with individual baseball clubs, TNNA is helping to bring two American traditions together -- Baseball and the NeedleArts.
Graphical Side by Side: Liriano and Hernandez
A comparison of pitching phenoms Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano.