Monthly Archives: January 2011

Angels’ GM Forgets To Change Office Calendar For Four Years, Trades For Vernon Wells

The Been Stew has a way of getting to the bottom of things. The recent Vernon Wells-Mike Napoli/Juan Rivera trade is no different. Wells, who experienced a slight resurgence last season, is still owed $86 million over the next 4 … Continue reading

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Irrefutable 2011 Fantasy Rankings – 1st Base

Well we’re a couple weeks into the new year, meaning it’s already been a week since you quit your resolution and it’s finally ok to look at fantasy baseball rankings without feeling like a loser.  Being as though The Been … Continue reading

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Pujols’ agent to Cardinals: We will not negotiate in-season. . .

or if your GM continues to dress like this:

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Texas Rangers, Beltre Looking Forward To A Big 2016

Adrian Beltre turned his only year in Boston into a retirement plan rivaling even the best Roth IRA. Signing a deal worth $96 million over 6 years, Beltre seems to be set monetarily for the rest of his career. But … Continue reading

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ESPN MLB Home Page

That is all.

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Hall Of Fame Voting Results. Do What You Will

Here’s the results for the 2011 HOF voting. You may laugh. You may cry. You might even get a little cranky. Rest easy, Been Stew supporters (plural?), knowing that the greatest tattoo in baseball history is getting his name out … Continue reading

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This Will Give You A Case Of The Giggles

Got this video via Deadspin.com. Apparently he has a job offer from the Cleveland Cavaliers now:

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A Post All About Todd Helton, Colorado Rockies

Hall of Fame voting this year will provide a valuable barometer for coming years. Larry Walker, one of the best hitters of the 90s/00s, is up for induction. How his stats are perceived by the HOF voters may dictate how … Continue reading

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Blyleven better than Carlton? Couldn’t be. . . . could it?

Upon reading Jon Heyman’s new year’s resolution for Bert Blyleven, where he claimed that Blyleven was not in the same category of Tom Seaver or Steve Carlton, I decided to do a little investigating.  The statement when applied to Seaver … Continue reading

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Heyman. . . you just don’t know when to quit, do you?

Well Jon Heyman is at it again with his irrational dislike of anything Bert Blyleven and this internet nerd is getting apoplectic (although, now that I know what it means, I think it’s more due to the Mexican food I … Continue reading

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