Forget about his baseball decisions; Jim Bowden should have been fired for his taste in sweaters.
While the rest of the NL tries to figure out what the Mets did to shut out the Phillies three straight times, we thought we’d offer up a couple of links.
Former GM Jim Bowden has been in charge of a couple of have-not teams (Cincy and Washington), so he knows a thing or two about small market baseball. He shared his thoughts with Whatifsports and you can read it here.
Speaking of the Reds, over at Razzball, there’s an interesting article about the currently scorching Scott Rolen. This is a dude I’ve been recommending people sell high on, but I might risk waiting another month to part with him. Check out Rolen’s first-half-second half splits over the past few years (not to mention his injury history) and you’ll know why it’s wise to parlay his excellent start now.