Ten letters in the mail, going to: Jeff Treadway, Don Sutton, John Shelby, Edgar Martinez, Kelly Mann, Lenny Faedo, Chad Curtis, Tim Conroy, Jeff Conine and Damon Berryhill.
Putting 16 letters in the mail this week, going to: Mike Trombley, John Martin, Bill Long, Dave Leiper, Jeff King, Felix Jose, Chris Hoiles, Rod Gilbreath, Mark Gardner, Ray Fontenot, Alan Fowlkes, Dave Edler, Chuck Cary, Craig Biggio, Bill Pecota and Brady Anderson.
Lucky 13 letters in the mail today, going to: Mike Stanton, Daryl Sconiers, Mike Ramsey, Mike O’Berry, Mark Langston, Thomas Howard, Brad Gulden, Doug Corbett, Doug Brocail, Johnny Briggs, Mike Armstrong, Bill Swift and Mike Warren.
Kipper pitched for eight seasons in the majors, coming up with the California Angels in 1985, then with the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1985-1991 and finally with the Minnesota Twins in 1992. In 271 games he went 27-37 with a 4.34 ERA. While he began his career as a starter, Kipper’s best seasons came while workingContinue reading “Bob Kipper”
Ten letters in the mail today, going to: Bobby Meacham, Bill Wegman, Scott Terry, Duke Sims, Gary Sheffield, Bobby Schultz, Rick Lysander, Todd Hundley, Dennis Cook and George Canale.
Dave Rajsich pitched in 55 games for the Texas Rangers and New York Yankees from 1978-1980. In 115 innings he posted a 3-4 record with two saves and a 4.60 ERA. His best season came with Texas in 1979 when he had a 3.52 ERA in 27 games. Jay Tibbs pitched for seven seasons inContinue reading “Swings and misses”
Puleo pitched for eight seasons in the majors, posting a 29-39 record with a 4.25 ERA in 180 games. He came up with the New York Mets in 1981 and went 9-9 in 171 innings for the team the following season. Following this promising start, the Mets dealt him to the Cincinnati Reds in aContinue reading “Charlie Puleo”
Anderson pitched in 64 games for the Cleveland Indians in 1982 and 1983. He went 4-10 with a 3.68 ERA and seven saves while making six starts. He pitched in the minors from 1977-1985. The final game of Carl Yastrzemski’s storied career came on October 2, 1983 at Fenway Park in Boston. Anderson was onContinue reading “Bud Anderson”
Shawn Boskie pitched for nine seasons in the majors, going 49-63 with a 5.14 ERA for the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Mariners, California Angels, Baltimore Orioles and Montreal Expos from 1990-1998. He won 12 games for California in 1996 despite a 5.32 ERA. Boskie was the starting pitcher for California on September 6, 1995Continue reading “Swings and misses”
Putting a bunch of letters in the mail today, 18 total, going to: Gary Varsho, Phil Stephenson, Troy Neel, John Moses, Leo Gomez, Terry Clark, Dion James, Mike Kingery, Robin Ventura, Franklin Stubbs, Gerald Perry, Alejandro Pena, Jack McDowell, Fred Manrique, Pete Harnisch, Paul Gibson, Kelly Downs and Mike Capel. Three more on 8/28/20 –Continue reading “Outgoing …”