Daily Archives: April 24, 2014


Phillies 7, Dodgers 3: Wilson brought his gas can

“What’s wrong with Brian Wilson?” This was written by Ken Gurnick about Wilson after he blew the San Diego game on opening night. I criticized him for it, saying it was one game and he looked fine in Australia. Of course, he subsequently went on the disabled list, so something was kinda wrong with him….

Phillies @ Dodgers April 24, 2014: No Kemp Tonight

The Phillies? Again? I’m sick of the Phillies. You’re sick of the Phillies. Enough of the Phillies already. Bring on the Rockies already. It’s possible that in the midst of talking about the greatness of Zack Greinke and Hyun-jin Ryu and the decided not-greatness of Paul Maholm and the absence of Clayton Kershaw and the…


Is Kenley Jansen Being Used Too Much?

A topic of discussion that arose on Twitter last night after Kenley Jansen came in to finish off a 5-2 win was this: how much is too much? The game was Jansen’s fourth in five days, and his 15th on the season. Only one other pitcher in baseball has more than 12 appearances, and that’s…