Archive for the 'Business' Category

How major league uniforms and training gear have become more comfortable and high-tech than ever before.

Sometimes, good ideas come from bad. This is one of those times.

The trials and tribulations of fans, players and executives of the Florida State League

Some kids who grow up in Brazil now dream of major league stardom

Major League Baseball is getting into the wine business.

How the food revolution in America has infiltrated minor league baseball.

How can a strong performance in the majors in 2014 not get you a job on this side of the Pacific in 2015?

The ultimate struggle between the competing forces of baseball.

Soon, technology will start to transform players into something that is perhaps not quite human.

Advanced technology is coming to baseball whether baseball likes it or not.

Team shops and wretched excess.

The Internet of Things is a tidal wave that is starting to hit baseball’s shores.

There were winners among even the cheapest teams in the last decade.

In his new book, Big Data Baseball, Travis Sawchick not only recounts the events and people who shaped the 2013 Pirates, but also pens a love letter to sabermetrics.

How baseball’s owners have historically insulated themselves from the risks of the market.

In central Connecticut, a city prepares to lose a piece of its identity.

When the time came for peace between the leagues, surprisingly, the AL had most of the leverage.

Before moving to Baltimore, the Orioles/Browns franchise often played to a nearly empty ballpark in St. Louis.

The Players’ Tribune provides an opportunity to hear players’ thoughts without them being framed by the press.

Baseball’s box office strategies can help build the game.