Peter Gammons: A 1982 tale of Gaylord Perry and a foreign substance

Gaylord Perry was honored in Seattle this past week for his place in Mariner history. Winning his 300th game in the HO-scaled Kingdome, for his place in the Hall of Fame with Junior Griffey and Randy Johnson. When I was covering the Red Sox, a clubhouse worker once gave me a jar of Vaseline from […]

LCS Alumni Club

Nine to Know Alberto Castillo, Sidney Ponson, and Steve Scarsone all played for the Baltimore Orioles, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals. Orlando Sanchez only played for three teams in his brief career: the Baltimore Orioles, Kansas City Royals and St. Louis Cardinals Wally Bunker, Bobby Floyd, Chris Fussell, and David […]

Legends of the Game: Gaylord Perry

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @ATMreports. Today’s Legends of the Game is […]

Whatever Greinke is doing, he’s doing it Zackley right

Zack Greinke was brilliant again as the Dodgers defeated Cole Hamels and the Phillies, 5-2. Greinke (4-0) allowed two runs and five hits while striking out 11 and walking one batter intentionally. Greinke has a streak of 17 straight games in which he allowed two earned runs or less. According to Elias Greinke has allowed […]