Corey Patterson OBP Watch

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The Last Word On Corey Patterson

Like CSG, I'm sick and tired of discussing Corey Patterson, but I just can't let this nonsense pass without comment. From John Fay's piece in the Enquirer, here's our manager, Dusty Baker, discussing Patterson... Read More...
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Corey Patterson OBP Watch

Our illustrious leadoff hitter is now hitting a stellar .201. His on-base percentage, the single most important statistic for a leadoff hitter, is .242. That's so bad, it is incomprehensible. Patterson's OPS... Read More...
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I can’t stand it anymore

If Corey Patterson isn't gone by Tuesday (or at least gone from the starting lineup for good), I quit. This is ludicrous. He's the worst leadoff hitter in the major leagues, and if Dusty Baker thinks he's a g... Read More...
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Dusty comment

From today's Enquirer, after saying Freel will start the next three games (two after last night): "Corey (Patterson) hits some of those lefties pretty good," Baker said. "But he's just not swinging good or gett... Read More...
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Big Fat Blind Spot

I think we've been pretty fair to Dusty Baker. After a blast of initial skepticism, we've been willing, if not eager to give the guy the benefit of the doubt. I've been surprised at how few gripes I've had, g... Read More...