Cole Hamels

Cole Hamels Reaches Milestone for Chicago Cubs — But Hold the Celebration

Imagine that feeling when you're going to have a party and all of your friends are coming over. You’re cooking out and the food...
fan safety

Fan Safety – Extended Netting at Ballparks

Stay Alert Going to a major league ballpark is an amazing experience. Fans love the pop of the catcher’s mitt from the pitchers throwing a...
MLB Shift

Shifting Attention – MLB Shift Might Be Making the Game Unwatchable

A Downward Shift MLB attendance numbers have dipped for four straight years. Why? Is it the price of hotdogs? Are the beers not cold enough?...
Bill Buckner

Bill Buckner Dies at Age 69

Bill Buckner, a 22-year veteran of MLB, has died at the age of 69 due to lewy body dementia. Buckner played first base and...
Koji Uehara

Koji Uehara Calls Time on an Excellent Career

Koji Uehara Calls Time on an Excellent Career After playing the game of baseball for twenty years, 2013 World Series winner Koji Uehara has decided...

Atlanta Braves: One Play Can Change a Season

One play can change a season. Everyone knows that. Fans across all sports have seen countless promising campaigns derailed by an untimely injury. That's...

Ejection Inspection, Week Three, Part One: Chicago Cubs LF Kyle Schwarber Goes Nuts

Welcome to Week Three of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules of the column are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from...

MLB 2019 Initial Reactions

Baseball is back. The season is a week old, and every fan base is either panicked, elated, or the Marlins. One week of action...

Predicting the 2019 National League MVP Race

There are a number of players in a jumbled 2019 National League MVP race to start the season. Who stands out as the favorite for the award?

MLB Make-or-Break Candidates for 2019

2019 will go a long way toward the narrative of the Rays in Tampa Bay, the future of bullpens, and the careers of Senzel, Harper, Baez, and Kershaw.