In an apparent attempt to shorten the overall time of a baseball game, Major League Baseball has instituted a new rule that will allow a team to intentionally walk a hitter without having to actually throw any pitches. For whatever reason, there has been a recent obsession with the length of professional baseball games — that […]
A careful study shows that umpires are human, like the rest of us.
What do we mean by consistency, and do we want it from our players?
Do pitchers with different styles make a difference?
Once heard ’round the world, The Shot is still visible through time.
The 70s were an interesting time for baseball cards, and for this pitcher in particular.
A short story about a boy and his father and a little baseball trivia question.
Some helpful tips for the general manager of your family.
The Brewers’ new first baseman excelled in his time abroad.
A brief history of players from the Emerald Isle and the best of them at each position.
New research into measuring pitching on a pitch-by-pitch basis.
This squad’s pitching staff is pretty, pretty good.
Let’s compare the talents of pitchers and pilots.
Floating above Bill Veeck’s gimmicks with the St. Louis Browns was a genuinely good performance.
Your favorite team is (isn’t) running like a wild deer in the spring. Here’s a look at what it means for your fantasy draft.