I haven’t been able to see any games lately, and I am so pro-Dontrelle that I can’t really say anything about the rotation-fight situation and sound sane. But this happened and it is clearly very important that you all know about it.
A few days ago, in a little pack of random baseball cards, I got this:
which, naturally, set off a reaction like this:
and then, a day later, Jason Beck tosses up a story about Porcello and Perry being BFFs.
[Porcello said,] “It’s easier to go through a new experience with someone else there going through the same thing than it is to go through it by yourself. When either one of us was struggling, you have a friend there, somebody to talk to.”
It’s not just that their age and playing levels make them a match. Their personalities complement each other almost perfectly.
“We definitely get along very well,” Perry said. “He’s definitely more low-key. I’m kind of more out-there.”
“Maybe that’s why we get along so well,” Porcello said. “I don’t want to say we’re exact opposites.”
Said Perry: “We definitely complement each other well. We’ve never had an issue with each other, and we’ve lived with each other for the last year or so.”
A PERFECT STORM OF PERFECTION PERTAINING TO PERSONABLE PLAYFUL PITCHERS