|My boy band consisted of Cy Young, Honus Wagner, Shoeless Joe, |
Joltin' Joe (he was the heartthrob), and Roberto Clemente.
Here are some basic terms and abbreviations based on baseball’s scoring system, meaning how the “official scorer” records different happenings throughout the course of the game:
|It's actually a backward K though; not the words "backward K" Haha.|
|Did Greinke really think he was going to win that fight?|
|If you're wondering if it's a WP or PB, ask yourself, "Did Tim Wakefield throw it?"|
Ducks On The Pond - Ditto to the RISP *And the Barry Bonds version (on steroids) of "ducks on the pond" is when the bases are loaded*
|Elvis letting the bench know that there are now Ducks On The Pond (circa Summer '11)|
|This one even got so popular in the Metroplex that they made t-shirts! You have one, don't you?|
Getaway Game – Last game before a team leaves town; generally a day game
|My favorite Keystone Combo. (And by the looks of it, they're each other's favorite too)|
|And here is my favorite "battery" in action. And, YES, the pun is intended. Assault and battery? NO?|
|There's a reason he's pictured between "DFA'd" and "Mendoza Line"|
*Don’task me where Uncle Charlie came from…but, it’s the same thing*
|Of course you remember Kins' 6-for-6 cycle night, right?|
5-Tool Player – One that has all of the tools necessary for baseball dominance.
So what are the “5 Tools”?
1. Hit for average
2. Hit for power
3. Base running skills
4. Good defender
5. Good throwing arm