Patakk: Just a lovely little gif site. Arty, ya know?
Jose Molina on Jose Molina: Umpires are part of baseball. So fooling them is also part of baseball. Jose Molina (one of the famed Molina brothers) is one of the best in the game at stealing strikes. He explains how.
J.P. Arencibia’s night in 9 GIFs: Another part of baseball is catching the ball. It’s a simple game, you throw the ball, you catch the ball, you hit the ball. It is, of course, a lot tougher than that when you have to catch or hit a knuckleball. On opening night, Blue Jays catcher, J.P. Arenciba had a rough time with it. I don’t even want to think about how he looked trying to hit the ball. We haven’t seen him throw yet but . . .
Anyone have an extra Molina brother kicking around? Could we borrow him?
How A Tiny New Compose Window Could Reinvent Gmail: Google conttinues to massage our minds like a Molina massaging a strikezone. Their new gmail compose feature is supposed to encourage quick and informal emails. Because we don’t have enough features for that. (Including and already in gmail — gchat.) Why don’t they just throw a character limit on emails and call it a day? That’s it. I’m quitting google plus.
Love machines: Speaking of massages from machines — is all of AI a function of human eroticism? Maybe. We do like to fuck things.
How Nanotechnology Will Change Sports: PEDs as stoneage? Tell me more, Doctor.
Podcast The Forty-Third! – Opening Day!: With the advent of baseball season, The Drunk Jays Fans podcast is up and running again. I get shouted out at some point in this one. If you’re as interested in hearing my name said as I am, it happens at . . . Who am I kidding? No one is as interested in hearing my name said as I am.