Here at Behind the Plate, we offer our insight and analysis on the relevant and most discussed topics in Major League Baseball. Just like how a catcher has a different perspective than anyone else on the field, Behind the Plate brings a different opinion to traditional thought and aims to write pieces that provoke ideas and comments about America's National Pastime.
We will be starting a podcast for the site, called Deuces Wild. During the season, Nick and I will discuss the various on goings in baseball with these podcasts, but we will do team previews during the Spring Training month. We hope you enjoy it.
Quirk of the Day:
When Roberto Hernandez (the pitcher formerly known as Fausto Carmona) makes a start next week for the Rays, he will snap the Ray's record streak of 1,693 consecutive games by a homegrown pitcher (entire professional career with Tampa Bay)