The First Impression of Dust Devils’ Grant Little

July 8, 2018

Tri-City, Washington It was Grant Little’s walk-up music that got me. Now, the vast majority of baseball entrance songs feel generic, trite, forgettable. Typically a hot US or Latin pop song. Maybe a Nashville country lick here and there. A sample from a Kanye or Jay-Z track. Some throwaway metal riff. But among the sea of gray, there are player entrances that sparkle in their originality, magic, or just plain…

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A Lot About a Little: How the Padres Value This Uniquely Acquired Draft Pick?

July 2, 2018

With the College World Series wrapped up, the Padres finally signed Grant Little, their most uniquely acquired draft pick. In fact, he made his minor league debut on Sunday for the Tri-City Dust Devils and I got to watch it. That’s not what this post is about though. I’ll get to that topic later. One of the things about the MLB Draft that makes it much less compelling than other…

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