Pat Burrell may be forced to retire
Sure, his performance is going to make it difficult for Pat Burrell to get any more major league work, but underlying that performance is that chronic foot injury from which he’s been suffering all summer. I wasn’t really clear on the nature of it until I read Hank Schulman’s piece in the Chronicle this morning:
He’s always been so hot-and-cold that I figured that the injury was just an annoyance and we were simply in a cold spell, maybe even a permanent one. Guess not.