Monday, July 05, 2004

Dodger update

The List
Batting practice: Former Dodgers’ 2004 stats vs. the current lineup (as of July 4th). Former Players BA
Mike Piazza, Catcher, Mets .309
Paul Konerko, 1st Base, White Sox .280
Jose Offerman, SS, Twins .213
Todd Zeile, 3rd Base, Mets .242
Todd Hollandsworth, OF, Cubs .318
Jeromy Burnitz, OF, Rockies .276
Gary Sheffield, OF, Yankees .300
Marquis Grissom, OF, Giants .284
TOTAL: .278

Current Players BA
Paul Lo Duca, Catcher .312
Shawn Green, 1st Base .251
Alex Cora, 2nd Base .293
Cesar Izturis, SS .293
Adrian Beltre, 3rd Base .322
Dave Roberts, OF .266
Milton Bradley, OF .283
Juan Encarnacion, OF .240
TOTAL: .283

The only explanation I have for this is that I love baseball. I'm still sad the Dodgers now sports that corporate aroma. It'll kill baseball in the end.