Monday, July 09, 2012

Mr. Perfecto starting in KC

Tony LaRussa picked Matt Cain to start in tomorrow's All-Star Game over R.A. Dickey. It's hard to believe who started three years ago....

Grant at McCovey Chronicles notes that he's the 6th SF Giant to be the starting pitcher at the ASG-- 

A list of San Francisco Giants who have started the All-Star Game:
Tim Lincecum - 2009
Jason Schmidt - 2003
Rick Reuschel - 1989
Vida Blue - 1978
Juan Marichal - 1965, 1967

2 Comments:

Anonymous Dan said...

Dickey deserved the start

9:32 PM  
Blogger Big D said...

I suppose Dickey may have deserved it, though it seems that All-Star managers often make choices based on overall careers and not just the season. That seems to be the case here. Plus, there is that perfect game...

10:34 PM  

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