Archive for July 2017

How much rise could a fastball rise if a fastball could rise up?

As the White Sox regroup, their fans recall a season two decades ago.

Come along for a ride back to the beginning of what would become an expected norm.

Why A League of Their Own’s message of female empowerment is more relevant 25 years after its debut.

With his debut book, Jay Jaffe has the Baseball Hall of Fame covered from every possible angle.

Checking out a theory Evan Longoria suggested because of Chris Sale’s skill.

The worst name ever for a major league team is no more.

The Baseball Reliquary honors what makes the game special.

Clayton Kershaw’s been giving up dingers this year. Weird. Should we worry about it?

Switch-hitting slugger Francisco Mejia is a player to know.

Our words have meaning, even if we’re not choosing them carefully.

Some of history’s greatest hitters have stepped on the big league mound.

Baseball in Miami is a strange monster, but still, somehow, something worth paying attention to.

Jon Roegele is back with his periodic update about the ups and downs and ins and outs of the strike zone.

Diving into the details of the book on, and by, one of baseball’s all-time best managers.

Just one city can say it’s had a minor league baseball franchise continuously since the 19th century.

Eliminating the draft could be good for pretty much everybody.

Who’ll be the next to turn a career on the diamond to success at the ballot box?

Many players have had just one cup of coffee at the major league level.

A baseball magazine at a newsstand sends the author back to his childhood.