The Dodgers were in a position to build on a World Series title like never before in 1989. It looked like they were going to. Then the roof caved in with Kiki Jones.
It is a “What could have been” episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
Bartolo Colon, Brandon Crawford, A. J. Griffin, Robinson Cano, Jon Gray, Jordy Mercer, Edinson Volquez and Mike Trout all added to their totals for Who Owns Baseball yesterday.
See the updated listing of WOB on MLB Reports
Nobody has every accepted a qualifying offer instead of testing free agency.
Should Jeff Samardzija be the first?
Plus I have an interesting time renting a car.
It is a rental remorse episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
On draft day, the Pirates with have the 8th pick. That is no lock that they will bring in a quality big leaguer with that pick.
Since their last winning season of 1992, the Pirates draft history has been basically a house of horrors.
In my latest for Bleacher Report, I ponder some of the “What could have beens” with players the Pirates passed up on draft day.
You can read the article here.