Five pre-game links

These are mostly on my favorite topic, me, but the best link is at the end ...

Propeller
This a short interview that I gave to Propeller about nicknames. The only problem is that my favorite nickname -- "Five-Fangs Freddie" -- didn't come ump, but that's mostly because no one has that nickname. Someone should.

 

MLB Power Rankings: Orioles On Top, Giants At Bottom - Baseball Nation
DID YOU KNOW THAT I DID WEEKLY POWER RANKINGS? It's true. This is my latest.

 

The Animated GIFs Of July: In Which Every Living Baseball Player Is Terrible - SBNation.com
So, Jon Bois is like me except much better at what he does. I am the Escape Club to his INXS. I'm just glad he splits his time between other sports.

 

The Getting Blanked Podcast: Episode #15
Did a little podcast with the folks at The Score....

 

Sergio Romo 2011 Pitching Gamelogs - Baseball-Reference.com
Congratulations to Sergio Romo for his recent perfect game. Nine innings, zero runners, 13 strikeouts. He allowed one runner in July.

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