Thursday, April 12, 2012
Podcast: Struggling Sox, struggling aces
By Eric Karabell
Will the Boston Red Sox win another game this season? This was one of the debates on Thursday’s Baseball Today podcast as I was joined by SweetSpot blogger/editor David Schoenfield. We also heard from producer Jay Soderberg and the awesome bias cat!
1. The Red Sox are struggling, but didn’t this happen last year as well? Dave and I preach patience.
2. Former Boston star Johnny Damon is back in the news, and he might have found a new home. Is it a good fit?
3. Josh Johnson and Tim Lincecum each struggled on Wednesday, but which ace worries us more?
4. Speaking of aces, Jamie Moyer is on the mound Thursday against a foe that wasn’t born when Jamie made his big league debut. I love stats like that. What are realistic expectations for Moyer?
5. Our emailers need answers about Ruben Tejada, Joe Nathan and why an RBI groundout can hurt a player’s batting average.
So download and listen to Thursday’s memorable Baseball Today podcast, because this Schoenfield kid and me, we’ve got synergy.