Baseball - General

The Middle

Like everyone else, I'm prone to measure a player against the "average" major leaguer. Or at least my perception of it. But average changes all the time, so I thought it would be good to put together a post ill... Read More...

Is MLB Headed for a Strike?

Earlier this week, Ken Rosenthal reported that negotiations between the Players Association and Major League Baseball were slowing down. This sent the twitter-verse into a tailspin: Would there be a lockout? Di... Read More...

Empty Fields

It was a simple field. The path to it ran past my grandmother’s house, through a set of bushes and into a circular clearing behind. First base was a tree stump. Second was a raised patch of earth that ki... Read More...

Rituals

This time of year is always tough. Football season is ramping up, the weather has hinted that it might start to cool off a bit here soon, and the kids have gone back to school. Even those of you who are not eit... Read More...

How to bandwagon responsibly

Across the sporting world, frontrunners, bandwagoners and championship chasing fans are abhorred. Real fandom does not and will not exist without a strong, well-developed bond between fan and team. To ... Read More...