Sixteen days until pitchers and catchers report. Sixteen more days of unsubstantiated prophesy.
The off-season is a great time…in any sport. They are the days of endless optimism – when a guy will bounce back from injury; when the team will be deeper and more experienced; when the rookies will not only make the team, but make an impact.
The off-season is hope for a better tomorrow. In the case of champions, the beginning of a dynasty.
The Milwaukee Brewers have made a number of high potential, low risk acquisitions this off-season. One of those is Carlos Gomez, formerly of the Minnesota Twins. I don’t know how Gomez will produce. But I do know this:
Three guys + a Casio + a ukulele = magic.