Dale Thayer’s mustache is proof that there is good in the universe. It’s thick, it’s long, it’s a throwback to the 1860’s — what more could you ask for?
Unfortunately, because of that, things do tend to get caught in there occasionally. Over at Cut4, I look at nine objects that got caught in there.
Also, Clayton Kershaw threw an 8 IP, 9 K, 2 R start on Sunday. That raised his ERA to 1.70. Check out 13 facts about Kershaw’s outrageous season and career.
And finally, in which I put my English degree to good use and reference Bartleby, The Scrivener in a post about a dog dressed as a hot dog.
Some very good things you should be reading elsewhere:
CJ Nitkowski has a very interesting look at the pitcher’s psyche following a player being hit in the head.
The question to the answer you’ve long wanted to know: who has hit the longest home run at Coors Field.