It's a lovely part of the world, and a gardener's paradise (except in fire season). I lived on Cabrillo just below Snake, back when it was still eucalyptus wilds. I wrote most of my dissertation in Redwood Park; I probably couldn't have finished without it. Give my regards to the territory.
This says he hit one 414ft to RF at home this year:
That should be plenty far enough.
Remagellan said:It has to only apply to the catcher because it's too much to ask another player running to the plate to establish a lane for the baserunner while they're trying to get to the plate, pick up the ball, and pick up the runner.
Frank said:Ramos sucks at blocking shitty pitches
Yeah, how any blame get assigned to Ramos there is beyond me.DeJesus Built My Hotrod said:
Those weren't shitty pitches. He fucking spiked the first one and gacked the second one. A combination of Molina and Pudge Rodriguez wearing a Great Wall of China chest protector couldn't have stopped that.
Tangled Up In Red said:Actually, the play/throw off the backstop was pretty impressive. Solid, quick play.
If the park had opened a couple of years earlier, when Piazza was still a Dodger, I think he would have done it, with all those division games and in his juicing prime.BornToRun said:Manny is who immediately came to mind for me. I can imagine him being able to get one out there