Search Results for All-Star Voting tag:www.thecubdom.com,2017:/cgi-bin/mt//feed/All-Star Voting 2017-11-21T12:13:48Z Movable Type 4.23-en 11 1 11 Ryne Sandberg tag:www.thecubdom.com,2011://1.1287 2011-02-04T04:54:16Z 2015-07-07T22:58:36Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Ryne Sandberg is the greatest player to ever play second base! A nine time Gold Glover... ten time All-Star... ... eight Silver Sluggers ... and now a Hall of Famer! yne Sandberg was born in Spokane Washington on September 18, 1959. He was named after Ryne Duren, a Yankees relief... All-Star voting 2009 tag:www.thecubdom.com,2009://1.1203 2009-07-02T20:02:22Z 2009-07-02T20:37:47Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Every year, I publish my all-star ballot. My criteria is to look at stats, but sometimes disregard the stats if I am a big fan of a particular player. So, for 2009, here's my ASG ballot. Position American League National League First Base Cabrera, M., DET Pujols, A., STL Second... All Star Voting - My Favorite Player Edition tag:www.thecubdom.com,2008://1.986 2008-05-02T03:48:18Z 2009-06-25T16:02:29Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Way back in the day, I used to publish my all-star votes periodically as a way to discuss the rest of the league. Now that all-star voting is available again this year, I think I'll do so again. Position American League National League First Base Morneau, J., MIN Lee, D.,... Victory over Milwaukee tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.977 2005-06-29T05:14:43Z 2009-05-17T00:20:50Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com These are the games you're not supposed to win. When the offense only musters four hits and two runs against the Brewers, but you hoist the win flag nonetheless, something has broken in your favor. Boxscore Kudos to Carlos Zambrano who continues his rollercoaster season with an 8 inning shutout.... All-Star Voting: No Statistics Edition tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.976 2005-06-27T23:00:25Z 2009-05-17T00:20:49Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Before I begin this, I have had a reader request Mark Prior's calf size. If anyone knows how big Prior's calves are, could you shoot me an email (byron@thecubdom.com)? With only three days left before all-star voting is closed, I decided to wrap up my all-star voting series with a... All-Star Voting, Part IV tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.948 2005-05-28T05:50:23Z 2009-05-17T00:20:41Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com I'm at home (away from school) and enjoying a long weekend. I saw the game today on a widescreen HDTV... amazing. The picture was unbelievable, and the game was very enjoyable. 10-3 Cubs with lots of power, and a little shoddy Colorado defense. Anyhow, I wrote this post Wednesday evening... All-Star Voting, Part III tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.928 2005-05-12T22:57:57Z 2009-05-17T00:20:37Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Off days are a great time to step back, look around the league, and fill out my third all-star ballot of this season. Position American League National League First Base Mike Sweeney, KC Derrek Lee, CHC Second Base Brian Roberts, BAL Jeff Kent, LAD Third Base Alex Rodriguez, NYY Troy... All-Star Voting, Part II tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.914 2005-05-02T23:20:10Z 2009-05-17T00:20:35Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com With another off-day, and another frustrating defeat, I've decided to head back to the All-Star balloting booth. This time, I used ESPN's stats to evaluate my picks, so many of my votes are a bit more sabermetrically kosher. Rather than being limited to Avg, HR, RBI, and SB, I was... All-Star voting, Part I tag:www.thecubdom.com,2005://1.905 2005-04-23T19:43:08Z 2009-05-17T00:20:34Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com All-Star balloting opened up earlier this week, so I decided to cast my first of approximately 25 ballots today. Most of my votes are awarded based on statistical merit in 2005, but I'm a fan first and a stat-head second. I'm thrilled when the stats will support a vote for... An All-Star Post tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.750 2004-07-14T01:48:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:58Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com Watching the All-Star game is always one of my favorite games of the year. I always enjoy watching all of the stars having fun and batting one right after the other against insanely good pitching. However, Fox' coverage has been absolutely brutal. The Blues Brother's theme was dumb enough in... Chicago Snubbed!!! Vote Now!!! tag:www.thecubdom.com,2004://1.743 2004-07-05T01:05:00Z 2009-05-17T00:19:57Z Byron http://www.torbeninvesting.com The Cubs (and WhiteSox) were snubbed in the All-Star selections (Moises' and Esteban's selections not withstanding). Aramis Ramirez definitely deserves to be on the All-Star team, so go Vote Now!!! to elect our third baseman in the fan's final choice. Editors Note: I will be voting for Aramis and Paul...