From what I can gather, the process of signing players in Latin America (especially after the signing bonus and birth certificate fiascos) is much more lengthy. I believe Jerry has some guys that he’d like to announce as signed but can’t until it’s cleared through Major League Baseball. I can tell you for a fact that Jerry and his scouts are working hard to make inroads in Latin America. The process is just more difficult for the reasons listed earlier.
January 23, 2011
[Gordon] Beckham says one of his goals is to bunt for a hit more in 2011. #SoxFest
Get yourself together Bacon. Slap-hit singles is Pierre’s style. We want doubles, triples and home runs dammit.