Posts Tagged Doubt
Dickey’s 20th win should erase doubt
Sitting at Citi Field, watching R.A. Dickey, listening to the crowd, it was difficult to even think about numbers. Hearing Mets manager Terry Collins tell the story of how he persuaded Dickey to start the eighth inning, urging him to feed off the energy of the crowd, you thought, right then and ther...
Andy Pettitte’s Testimony Produces Reasonable Doubt and a Win for Roger Clemens
As Willie Nelson used to sing, "The Party's Over." According to the New York Times, Andy Pettitte, exhibiting his class, character and honesty, testified that he was only 50 percent certain that Roger Clemens had told him he had ever used human growth hormone. Defense lawyer Michael Attanasio made a...
Florida Marlins: Leo Nunez’s Return to Team in 2012 in Doubt After Blown Saves
After a third consecutive outing where closer Leo Nunez allowed multiple runs to cross the plate, the Marlins have, for the time being, removed Nunez from the closer role in the hopes of getting pitchers Steve Cishek or Jose Ceda molded into gaining that job in 2012.As recently as August 12th, Nunez...