Tuesday, June 27, 2006


Here's the good thing about the Pirates being so horrifically awful; the things written about them on the internet get exponentially funnier. Some examples:

From Dejan's scouting report on the White Sox:

Three things to know about the White Sox: 1. They are the defending champion, the hottest team in baseball on a 9-1 roll, batting .335 in that span, racing with Detroit for the best record and owners of maybe the best rotation. Other than that, they are nothing special.
And my personal favorite:
The Pirates' key to success: Rain.
Also, via Honest Wagner, find out if your favorite baseball team is infected with Tracyball. I've got a bad feeling about this...

Also, in the less funny vein, the Stats Geek takes the Pirates defense to task for being downright terrible this year.