Braden Looper

Chicago Cubs #41 - Pitcher

  • Born: 10/28/74
  • Age: 47
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 235

Retrospective: The 2005-2006 Cardinals Off-Season

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The follow-up to two brilliant seasons led to a championship... by accident

The Ten Best Trades in Cardinals History

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And yes, the top two are what you think they are

All-Time Marlins Countdown: Chapter 44

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Chapter 44 of the All-Time Marlins countdown features pinch-hit specialist Lenny Harris and Pablo Ozuna.

Matthew Liberatore: John Mozeliak’s Adam Wainwright

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Looking back on a long-term bet from the Jocketty era and a more recent parallel, in long form.

The weird arc of Braden Looper’s career

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Looper went from reliever to starter at 32, but it was kind of weird at the beginning too.

Anatomy of a Contender: The 2011 Texas Rangers

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The first installment in a hopefully well-received and long-running series about teams which are not that relevant to this blog.

¿Qué pasó con los jugadores de los Marlins luego de la Serie Mundial de 2003?

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Casi 16 años han pasado desde la última aparición de los Marlins en postemporada. Echemos un vistazo a lo sucedido a cada jugador luego del título.

Do the Braves have the pitching? Does it matter?

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Probably not, and probably not.

Cubs Historical Heroes and Goats: 2003 playoffs, part 2

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The Cubs and Marlins square off in the NLCS

Marlins Flashback: 2003 World Series, Game 4

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Roger Clemens’ "final" start plus late-game heroics. What more could you ask for?

What would a lifetime contract to Cam Bedrosian look like?

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Tolerate him or hate him, Bedrock is going to stay on this roster forever.

Baseball history unpacked, October 10

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Cubs vs Sox, and other stories