Skip to main content

Picking The Right Golf Ball

Sunday

Much better. The batters hit .333 with both Field and Johnson belting out homers. 7 runs scored, 6 RBIs, and stolen bases by Crisp (2) and Zimmerman. Not sure what's going on with Desmond, who is apparently part of some midfield rotation? I may promote Bartlett to the SS spot, bench Desmond, and play Torres in the UTIL slot. We'll see. Anyway, I have good hopes for the 2nd half of the season. I'm actually closing the gap in stolen bases, may be able to rise a few points in that category. RBIs is the curious one

On the pitching front, Lester didn't have his greatest day, allowing 3 earned runs and taking the loss. But he struck out 6 in 8 innings of work, and a 3.38 ERA, while bad for him, isn't far from the team average. Gallardo is to start again Thursday, Latos on Saturday. Let's do a re-run of the projections. I have 72 starts remaining, and with the Cubs as a reference, the regular season ends ~10/3. That's just under 11 weeks. Huh, I must've miscalculated when I first projected things. Anyway, 72 starts in 11 weeks is 6-7 starts...per week?? Hmm I was way off. I double- and triple-checked this and it seems to be what I want to go for.

So I've been rationing for almost a month, and combined with the All-Star break it's given me a bit of flexibility. Going forward, I will plan on starting Lester, Latos, and Gallardo religiously. Unfortunately, that sure won't fill the quota. I can see putting Floyd and Buccholz in the mix as well. Floyd isn't great, but he sure beats the Ugly Trio (Santana, Garza, and Talbot). As for Buccholz, he may not rack up the K's but he'll get the W's and post good ERA/WHIP numbers.

We'll see how it goes with all of these boys in the lineup.

Standings: 8.5, 9, 4, 2, 3; 11, 12, 6, 11, 9 (5th, 75.5 pts)

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Golf Tees - Look the Part When You Golf

Not many individuals welcome the sport of golf. To many, it is a costly game that is held distinctly for the tip top; and some way or another, there is a trace of validity to this announcement. Not many can bear to play the game, substantially less have the assets for joining nation clubs. For the individuals who have encountered the game, nonetheless, they can validate that there is an alternate sort of rush that lone this game can offer. It's really a round of might and mind and the individuals who ace the aptitudes of playing golf realize that the extras they use could likewise represent the deciding moment their game. This is the reason, it's significant that a golfer put distinctly in the best sorts of adornments, for example, golf balls, golf sacks, golf clubs or golf tees.

Golf is a cheerful game and players ought to do everything to outsmart their rivals. It is accepted that by putting resources into quality embellishments, for example, the golf tee, a player can real…

Picking The Right Golf Ball

With regards to choosing which golf ball to play, you truly have a thousand options. They extend in costs anyplace from gentle to wild. At the point when you play a ball that is appropriately fit for your game, your shot execution will improve and you will bring down your score. Each shot tallies thus does your ball, yet we frequently hear golf players state they play with "whatever is in my pack." Performance contrasts between golf ball brands and models are down changing, particularly on short game scoring shots. Playing with a similar ball model each round disposes of this exhibition variety and will assist you with hitting more greens in guideline and hit the ball nearer to the pin to change over more putts. This is one of the initial steps to building up a progressively predictable game. Keep in mind, there's just one bit of hardware you use on each shot, your golf ball.

Pick A Ball That Best Fits Your Short Game

Despite ability level, golf players hit their driver…

Wed 8/18

With Johnson and Helton still finishing up their games, my boys have hit .390 tonight. 7 runs scored, 7 RBIs, stolen bases by Bartlett and Crisp, and 3 homers. Crisp, Mauer, and Torres each belted one over the fence.

Pitching was not so good. Floyd got knocked out of the park, putting in a lousy performance for the 2nd straight game. Garza has been on a semi-roll lately, so I think a switch might be appropriate.

Standings: 10, 8.5, 7, 5, 4; 10, 12, 7, 11, 8 (2nd, 82.5 pts)