Baseball Crank
Covering the Front and Back Pages of the Newspaper
June 20, 2003
BASEBALL: Table Games

An interesting article on how Keith Hernandez (and, unsurprisingly, fellow Mets broadcaster Howie Rose) is hooked on Strat-O-Matic baseball. Ballplayers generally don't seem like the types for these games, but I have always wondered whether there were any ex-Major Leaguers out there who got into table games or Rotisserie after their playing days. Of course, the fact that Hernandez had been grounded in the percentage-based world of table games before he made the majors seems unsurprising, given the kind of player he was.

(Link via Clutch Hits).

Posted by Baseball Crank at 6:06 AM | Baseball 2002-03 | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

I wonder if any players actually participate in fantasy leagues with their buddies.

And if so, assuming that it were just for fun & not including money, would they get into trouble?

Posted by: Ricky at June 20, 2003 6:15 AM
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