Archive for September 2018

A plea to read, and look forward rather than backward.

Could the 2018 Red Sox overtake other historically winning teams?

Sure the Orioles are bad, but how do they stack up to history’s other bad teams?

Things look good for the Mariners and bad for the Nationals, but as the 1988 Yankees show, we don’t know until we know.

There are times when the game can’t do quite what we want it to.

As careers draw to a close, some know when to quit, and others – sadly – have to be told.

Joe Mauer may be the last of a dying breed of first basemen.

Ernie Nevel, and the possibly apocryphal story of how he lost a finger.

Purnal Goldy’s career showed great promise, before life and one bad game called him home.