Bad move Bubba . . . In this town he'll always be a hometown hero who never quite made it. Moving to another franchise would provide a fresh start and a new perspective.
A journeyman baseball burnout sounds cool and like something out of a movie. Meanwhile, this cowtown is packed to the brim with dudes still trying to relive high school glory.
The return to the minors clings to old times and now more than ever ALL OF US are going to have to come to terms with how much things have changed.
Check-it . . .
Starling signed a minor-league contract with the Royals on Saturday. Starling will return to the Royals on a minor-league deal after being non-tendered by the team earlier in December. He slashed .204/.246/.298 over 91 major-league games during the past two seasons, and it wouldn't be surprising to see him get an invitation to big-league spring training in 2021.