Gargantuan southpaw hurler Randy Johnson struck out 4,875 petrified Major League batters during his historic career, finishing with the second-most strikeouts behind chucker Nolan Ryan. But none of them was more powerful than the one that didn’t even count as an official pitch – the explosion of a dove. It was March 24, 2001 during one of big ole’ Randy’s… Continue reading "16 Years Ago Today, Randy Johnson Obliterated A Bird With Fastball"
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Meet John Kruk A Major League Baseball analyst for ESPN who knows a bit about baseball and refuses to stop sweating, John Kruk has become a vocal fixture in the nightly dissection of the professional diamond. But once upon a time, this stocky West Virginia product was playing first base and some outfield for the San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Phillies,… Continue reading "Remembering the best at-bat in baseball all-star history"