Tag: Bobby Parnell

Golden Handshake

Baseball has the Golden Sombrero (four strikeouts in a single game) and it has the Handshake (a save).  Today the Killers’ bullpen just recorded a Golden Handshake.  Each member of the fearsome foursome consisting of Gregg, Street, Cishek and Parnell earned a save while not giving…

First Quarter Report Card (Relief Pitchers)

When I was in elementary school, the school was concerned that putting letter grades in a student’s report card could be detrimental to a student’s self-esteem. So, instead of an A through F scale, your report card would be littered with any…

Cereal Update 5

In honor of Alex Cobb’s historic four (and two-thirds) innings pitched against the Padres on May 10, here are four thoughts on the past week: 1. The Odd Game of Alex Cobb. Like most baseball statheads, I love scouring the…

Cereal Update 4

For no other reason than my love for consistency, I offer four quick thoughts on the past week: 1. Daniel Powter’s Bad Day was the theme song for the Killers this past Monday, April 29th, as the team was both very…