Category Archives: Shin-Soo Choo

Leadoff batters, where are you?

Everybody has their own idea of what a leadoff batter should be. Some think it should be the fast guy who can steal bases. Others like the speed / power combination. Some think that the leadoff batter should be the … Continue reading

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Leadoff batters, where are you?

Everybody has their own idea of what a leadoff batter should be. Some think it should be the fast guy who can steal bases. Others like the speed / power combination. Some think that the leadoff batter should be the … Continue reading

Posted in Ian Kinsler, Jacoby Ellsbury, Jose Reyes, Matt Carpenter, Norichika Aoki, Shin-Soo Choo | Leave a comment

BBA Linkfest – General holiday greetings

I have not done this in a while and it is time to get back at it. I am the president of the General Chapter of the Baseball Bloggers Alliance. General is such a bland word. I think of generic … Continue reading

Posted in BBA Links, David Ortiz, Matt Harvey, Matt Kemp, Prince Fielder, Robinson Cano, Ryan Doumit, Shin-Soo Choo | 2 Comments

2013 Fluke or Future – Shin-Soo Choo

General managers looking for outfielders had two really great choices this off season. One was Ellsbury and the Yankees have snatched him up. The other is Shin-Soo Choo. News about Choo’s free agency have been rather quiet and you would … Continue reading

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Defensive statistics are still confusing

I wish I was an analytic savant. I really do. For one thing, in this day and age of baseball writing, such ability is where the action is. I try. But like most, I depend on the major stat sites … Continue reading

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Defensive statistics are still confusing

I wish I was an analytic savant. I really do. For one thing, in this day and age of baseball writing, such ability is where the action is. I try. But like most, I depend on the major stat sites … Continue reading

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No Service for Choo – Now Let’s Give Him His Due

Shin-Soo Choo’s Korea team took the Asian games and the series win means that the dark cloud of mandatory service over Choo’s head has been lifted. As described in this linked post, the South Korean government promised an exemption for … Continue reading

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No Service for Choo – Now Let’s Give Him His Due

Shin-Soo Choo’s Korea team took the Asian games and the series win means that the dark cloud of mandatory service over Choo’s head has been lifted. As described in this linked post, the South Korean government promised an exemption for … Continue reading

Posted in Cleveland Indians, Shin-Soo Choo | 1 Comment

No Service for Choo – Now Let’s Give Him His Due

Shin-Soo Choo’s Korea team took the Asian games and the series win means that the dark cloud of mandatory service over Choo’s head has been lifted. As described in this linked post, the South Korean government promised an exemption for … Continue reading

Posted in Cleveland Indians, Shin-Soo Choo | 1 Comment

No Service for Choo – Now Let’s Give Him His Due

Shin-Soo Choo’s Korea team took the Asian games and the series win means that the dark cloud of mandatory service over Choo’s head has been lifted. As described in this linked post, the South Korean government promised an exemption for … Continue reading

Posted in Cleveland Indians, Shin-Soo Choo | 1 Comment