Steve Trachsel

Baltimore Orioles #41 - Pitcher

  • Born: 10/31/70
  • Age: 43
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 205

Cubs vs. Brewers Preview, Monday 9/16, 7:10 CT

Individual pitcher wins and losses are pretty meaningless in modern baseball. Nevertheless, we could see something tonight that's rare in recent Cubs history.

Cubs vs. Reds Preview, Tuesday 9/10, 6:10 CT

The Reds need this game more than the Cubs do, obviously. It's nice to be able to watch meaningful baseball in September, even if it's only the other team who needs it.

Amazin' Avenue Audio: Episode 29

Episode 29 includes a discussion of Rob's midseason Mets Top 25 prospect list, a chat with Hardball Scouting's Hudson Belinsky on the GCL Mets, and a long rant about the trade deadline.

This Date In Mets History: June 20

Xavier Nady homers twice, Carlos Delgado and Steve Trachsel hit one each, in 9-2 win over Reds in 2006.

The opposite of Steve Trachsel

Remember Steve Trachsel? According to Wikipedia, Trachsel was nicknamed "The Human Rain Delay" because he liked to check his email and Twitter between pitches. Something like that. Anyway, I know...

This Date in Mets History: May 17

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Believe it or not, Steve Trachsel and Mike Pelfrey both were more good than bad as Mets. Not, however, on May 17, 2001 and 2009 respectively.

This Date In Mets History: February 13

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Forty-year-old David Cone left the Yankees’ broadcast booth and signed on with the Mets for one more go-round on this date in 2003. The hope going into the season was that a resurgent Cone would...

Random Cubs Recap: June 14, 1996

This selection in the random recap series carries a hint of things to come.

My Personal Encounter With Jim Thome

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Jim Thome. All around great human being

Checking in on the Pace of the Mets' Pitchers

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Which Mets pitchers work quickly on the mound, and which ones don't?

The Day After

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Some fun Chipper Jones stats for the day after.

2010 Player Profile: Russ Ortiz

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A look at Russ Ortiz, trying to make the Dodger pitching staff as a non-roster invitee

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