Baseball Prospectus: Too far from town: Florida Fire Frogs

From Sarah R. Ingber, Davy Andrews, and SABR member Roger Cormier at Baseball Prospectus on April 21, 2020:

The worst thing you can say about the Florida Fire Frogs is that they were almost named the Sorcerers.

Actually, I take that back. The worst thing you can say about the Florida Fire Frogs is that they were almost named the Rodeo Clowns. The rodeo clown is the least horrifying of all the clowns, but that’s not exactly an achievement worth bragging about. It’s kind of like calling yourself the Tom Hanks of ax murderers. Nothing’s going to beat the rodeo clowns.

Wait, no, I take that one back too. The worst thing you can say about the Florida Fire Frogs is that they were almost named the Braves.

Read the full article here: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/58403/too-far-from-town-florida-fire-frogs/



Originally published: April 23, 2020. Last Updated: April 23, 2020.

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