As baseball takes steps toward removing the now-infamous human element of the sport, Jim Leyland: A Life in Baseball reaffirms that there might not be anything more important than blood and guts in baseball.
Leyland, one of the most respected managers in baseball of the past 30 years, is featured in the latest edition of MLB Network Presents, and we’re given an incredibly in-depth look at just how important he was to every managing stop he made in The Show.
Authentic Womens Cody Wichmann Jersey With stats and analytics-based thinking running rampant across MLB today, the documentary reminds us of just how important it is to manage people — not just players — over the course of a season.
Meanwhile, those who said the rich, entitled jock really wasn’t sacrificing anything with his kneeling must be aware by now exactly what he sacrificed.
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Until someone proves it wrong, he has sacrificed his NFL career. Teams find Manuel, Foles and Smith to be more reasonable options at what they’ve made clear is the most important position in their sport.
NFL teams are free to prove that wrong. So far, early in free agency, they haven’t.
Zack Greinke continued his renewed form this season by allowing just two runs in seven innings with seven strikeouts. He is now 3-2 this season with a 3.09 ERA.
Arizona (18-13) moved just a half-game behind Colorado (18-12) for the AL West lead with the win. If their pitching can hold up all season, this dangerous offense unit could get a crack at the postseason.