Daily Archives: February 25, 2007

February 25, 2007

Coffey’s Expanding Role

Everyone's doing it.

“In an effort to impress manager Jerry Narron, Todd Coffey shows off his mad skills at backstop.”

AP Photo/Al Behrman. Via Yahoo! Sports.

February 25, 2007

I’ve Got A Bad Feeling About This

In Sunday's Reds' Notebook in The Enquirer, the first sentence concerns Jeff Conine.

Jeff Conine is Jerry Narron's kind of ballplayer. He plays hard. He plays the right way.

Now I'm all for baseball players that play hard, smart, and to the fullest of their abilities. But why does this statement scare me so much?

Are we doomed to another year of Encarnación being blocked because of an older player who knew how to play the game right?