Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday… Rollie Fingers

Fingers was a starter throughout his minor league career. He had started 19 games in 1970. But a May 15, 1971 start against the Royals in Kansas City would be his last in regular rotation (he gave up one run on four hits in five full innings; final score Royals 5 – A’s 4). HeContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday… Rollie Fingers”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Mike Marshall

Mike Marshall was a relief pitcher for many teams but most notably the Los Angeles Dodgers. At this point I wasn’t able to get much footage on him the best is a pick off play in the 1974 World Series. Yet he is as important to the sport of Baseball today as he was aContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Mike Marshall”