Sep 4, 2018
There is great rejoicing when Pottymouth utters the magic words, “Ohtani Watch.” Less so when she calls Patti out for telling everyone not to panic about trades last week. Andrew McCutchen shaved and became a Yankee! Josh Donaldson is a Fightin’ Francona! Gio Gonzalez is a Brewer. Sigh. This week’s vocabulary words, “expanded roster,” lead to a strategy discussion about interchangeable player positions in the land of fewer balls in play. Does Team USA’s failure to medal in the Women’s Baseball World Cup count if nobody saw it happen? Let’s email MLB and find out. Daniel Murphy gets trolled by the Brave’s ballpark organist, and the Orioles are either cursed or blessed by the raccoon. Depending.