Willy the Shake and JC were worried about the Ides of MARCH, obviously, but today is Ides Maius, nonetheless. And it is my return to the working world after arthroscopy. I bought a cane at Ace and called it "Matt" in honor of the ace himself, Matt Cain. A cane is a a nice psychological tool--people see you with a cane and say stuff like "oh, let me get that for you" or "don't get up, I'll do it." Healing is a long and steady process and every little bit helps. I suppose I could have taken the week off (I've scads of sick leave) but I need to get up and out and back to some kind of routine. My writing has suffered despite having time on my hands at home. I think my legs are connected to my soul. Time to get them both going again--Beware the Ides!
The Giants Infield - FanGraphs has a season-preview feature called "Postional Power Rankings" where they look at all 30 teams and rate them by position. The infield portion is ...
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