Steve Garvey

The 20 Greatest Dodgers of all-time according to WAR

The 20 Greatest Dodgers of all-time according to WAR
August 10, 2017 1 Comment »

This is the third installment of my “Top 20” series, looking at the top players for a specific franchise based solely on Wins Above Replacement. Quibble if you will about advanced statistical methods, but WAR is a handy way to ... Read More »

VIDEO: Introductions before Game One of the ’81 World Series, DiMaggio throws first pitch

VIDEO: Introductions before Game One of the ’81 World Series, DiMaggio throws first pitch
October 18, 2012 No Comments »

There’s so much to enjoy about this video from ABC Sports’ broadcast of Game One of the 1981 World Series on October 20, 1981 from Yankee Stadium. There’s the network programming message that includes clips from Happy Days and Laverne ... Read More »

Dodgers All-Time Team

Dodgers All-Time Team
August 26, 2012 2 Comments »

Representing Brooklyn and LA, the Dodgers All-Time Team boasts a fantastic rotation that features lefties Koufax, Fernando, and Kershaw. The lineup has five players from The Boys of Summer teams of the 1950s Read More »

Evaluating the Hall of Fame's Expansion Era Ballot

Evaluating the Hall of Fame's Expansion Era Ballot
November 30, 2010 1 Comment »

Next week the Baseball Hall of Fame will announce the results of a veterans committee election that considers 12 candidates from the Expansion Era. It's the first election in the new Hall of Fame balloting process that has the voting ... Read More »