Tag Archives: Cliff Lee

Long-Term Contracts and Pitchers: Do They EVER Work Out?

In the history of huge contracts given to major league pitchers, the Dodgers have written the text book: The textbook on what NOT to do. The one caveat is that their gruesome history of throwing millions of dollars at unsuspecting … Continue reading

Posted in Major League Baseball | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

July Trade Deadline WInners and Losers

Winners: Phillies – Injuries destroyed their 2013 season and there was no reason to blow up a potentially great team by dumping Utley, Lee, and/or Young. They stayed pat and continuing that with some fine tuning, and healthy returns next … Continue reading

Posted in Major League Baseball | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dodgers’ in Market for Pitching as Mr Worthless & the Alfonso Come to Town

As the July 31 trade deadline rapidly approaches, every pitcher not nailed down to dugout steps is rumored to be on the verge of becoming a Dodger – from Luke Hochevar to Cliff Lee to Joe Nathan to Ervin Santana … Continue reading

Posted in Major League Baseball | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment