RBI Magazine brings us Ten Things About Jamie Moyer’s 505 Home Runs…
…and one more reason to not like George W. Bush:
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For his career, Jamie Moyer has given up a home run during five different presidential administrations…the most being 221 during the 2001-2008 run of George W. Bush. The other presidents that occupied the White House while Moyer toed the rubber…Ronald Reagan (58 home runs), George Bush (21), Bill Clinton (164) and, of course, Barack Obama (41 and counting).
Now that Juan Encarnacion is out of baseball since losing most of the vison in one eye because of an errant foul ball in 2007, he’s going political. He’s running for a Senate seat in his home country of the Dominican Republic. Here’s an even more detailed article provided you read Spanish.
With the Brewers two games under .500 and 6 1/2 out, they’re ready to make changes. They’ve demoted slumping JJ Hardy to Triple A and DFA’ed Bill Hall. Not only that, they’ve fired pitching coach Bill Castro. Castro had been with the organization as the bullpen coach for almost 20 years before getting upped to his new position this year.
Orlando Hudson will be missing a couple days with a groin injury according to Joe Torre. He is currently on a 10 game hitting streak. Torre says it “could have been worse”. Ouch.
Finally, poor Jamie Moyer. He’s having hard time of it. But as I always tell my kids, you need to find appropriate ways to express your anger. And in the context of Major League Baseball, this is not it.
Couldn’t he just smash a water cooler like every other player??bill castro, bill hall, jamie moyer, jj hardy, juan encarnacion, Orlando Hudson