As far as hurling goes, it's not really about how far Anthony Rizzo's stretch shortens the throw from an infielder, it's how far his legs stretch apart.
He is one big guy, and it's just not natural when he does that.
Like a special effect.
Anyway, I have no idea if my numbers are remotely correct, but that part of the drawing is kind of interesting.
You think he gains 3 feet by stretching out like that?
Cubs win again at home over the Reds with young Kyle Hendricks on the mound.
7 innings, 80 pitches, 4 Ks, no walks.
Those are SUCH nice numbers.
This guy makes my head swim with possibility.
Bats only get 5 hits, but also 5 walks and 3 runs.
Here's another black eye, Cinci.
And now look - it's the Dodgers for a 4 game series at Wrigley Field.
Grienke tomorrow, and then Clayton Kershaw on Saturday.
Hey Javier Baez, this is learning from the best teachers in the world.