Thursday, November 12, 2009
Frequent readers here over the years know how strongly I feel about the great Billy Pierce and that it is a crime the little left-hander is not in the HOF.
Read this interesting story about the Top 15 pitchers sadly left out of baseball’s shrine.
Home Run Derby
Ozzie is in Venezuela this week for his country’s annual Home Run Derby (no, not to hit, to watch).
Before he left, he joked to me:
“There will be all of these great hitters there, Abreu, Cabrera, and Carlos Zambrano will win the thing.”
The White Sox did buy a Spanish-language billboard, featuring Ozzie, on the outfield wall of the ballpark in Caracas. Let me see if I can find a photo of it …