25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #21 Ichiro Suzuki

We continue our countdown of the 25 Best Hitters of the Free Agent Era.  The rest of the posts can be found here. The name "Ichiro" should be found in Thesauruses across the world as a synonym for the word "hit," because that's what Ichiro does.  In fact, I wonder if there are some collective groans … Continue reading 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #21 Ichiro Suzuki

25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #22 Eddie Murray

We continue our countdown of the 25 Best Hitters of the Free Agent Era.  The rest of the posts can be found here. One of the greatest switch-hitters to play the game "Steady Eddie" Murray was just as his nickname suggests.  He burst onto the scene in 1977, winning Rookie of the Year honors by batting … Continue reading 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #22 Eddie Murray

25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #23 Jeff Bagwell

​We continue our countdown of the top 25 hitters of the free agent era.  All posts can be found here. Jeff Bagwell was born in Boston and grew up a Red Sox fan.  He was drafted by the Red Sox in 1989. And then, he was traded by the Red Sox.  In 1990, "Bags" was … Continue reading 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #23 Jeff Bagwell

2017 Season: Chaos and Excitement as the Home Stretch is Upon Us.

JD Martinez hit four homers tonight. The Diamondbacks just won their 11th straight. The Indians have already asked someone to hold their beer and have won 12 straight. The Dodgers, seemingly invincible just two weeks ago, have dropped 9 of 10. Giancarlo Stanton is hitting anything he wants out of the ballpark. There only two division … Continue reading 2017 Season: Chaos and Excitement as the Home Stretch is Upon Us.

25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #24 – David Ortiz

We continue our countdown of the 25 Best Hitters of the Free Agent Era.  The rest of the posts can be found here. Big Papi's inclusion in this list is difficult for me.  I am a fan of The Pinstripes.  But I'm not an idiot:  Ortiz's career deserves recognition.  I searched my soul hard for … Continue reading 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #24 – David Ortiz