Some lineups are empty for a reason.
Going into this season, Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve served as a curious example of what happens when you drop a deadball-era hitter into a 21st-century game. It worked, but this year Altuve has gotten even better.
Bradford even talks to his barrels while he works with them, mostly in profanities, which is understandable given the intense heat coming off of the fire.
As reports of explosive barrels raining down on Aleppo ricochet through the media, a social media campaign to #SaveAleppo is trending worldwide. Here's a breakdown of the carnage, as told through Storify.