I am lucky enough to spend a couple mornings per on Atlanta’s Best Sports Talk, Marc Ryan’s Opening Drive on AM 1100. Last Friday I got a special treat in getting to interview Hall of Famer and former Brave Gaylord Perry. See what he had to say about Craig Kimbrel and the Cy Young.
I thought after Friday night’s magical game, the Braves would carry that with them at least through the series. I was wrong and it turns out that my fears were not only warranted but realized. The Braves let up on a lesser team and seemed to have simply lost focus. I was however, correct on another aspect- the Cubs did find ways to screw up » Continue reading “My Fears Realized”
Bruce Bochy is at least considering my plea to start Jair Jurrgens in the All-Star Game over Roy Halladay.Â The National League manager told the MLB Radio Network today that he has narrowed it down to these two NL East leading pitchers.Â Joining Jurrgens on the squad are Brian McCann, Jonny Venters, and Chipper Jones.