We've finally steered around the clutches of Wakefield's Curse, captured a winning season. But now we need to watch out for that swashbuckling Farrell and the Red Sox! Playoffs ahead, ye mateys!#talklikeThePiratesday
"It's (expletive) magic, isn't it?"NESN commentator and Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckersley, when asked about Red Sox closer Koji Uehara's success.
Opening Day "probably not realistic" for Crawford, Bobby V says, after LF told to curtail swinging and throwing 5 to 7 days...inflammation Via Gordon Edes' Twitterhttps://twitter.com/#!/GordonEdes/status/176763957485387777
Sources: Additional wild cards a "go" for this season. Playoffs to expand from eight to 10 teams. Announcement tomorrow. #MLB Per Ken Rosenthal. Excited, demoralized, or no strong feelings?https://twitter.com/#!/Ken_Rosenthal/status/174934868373942273
Oswalt could make decision by tomorrow on his next team according to a sourcehttps://twitter.com/#!/JimBowdenESPNxm/status/172471345618239488
I think we’re pretty well set. We’ve got 57, 58 guys. It’s a good mix." -Reds general manager Walt Jocketty, asked by Reds' beat writer John Fay if the Reds' current roster will stand, or if Oswalt might be on their radar.http://cincinnati.com/blogs/reds/2012/02/13/jocketty-expects-no-roster-additions/