They had loads of fun at the park on this day by holding what they dubbed a "Clubby Olympics,'' where the clubhouse attendants test their baseball skills for cash prizes. The entire team gathered on the field for the festivities, but Fielder and
The fifth starter spot could be up for grabs if Looper can't make it, with
Macha is starting fresh after four successful years in Oakland, followed by two years off. Macha's time in Oakland was marked by a lot of victories but marred by a rocky relationship with general manager
Hoffman is doing everything possible to make sure he succeeds, and he probably will.
"Barring injury, he's going to win thee Cy Young awards,'' veteran catcher
Their offense is young and dynamic. Braun is one of the best young hitters in baseball, Fielder is a major threat who's already hit 50 home runs in a season, and Hardy is a terrific hitter. Said Hardy, "We're going to try to score as many runs as possible to take the pressure off the pitchers.''