If rules shape baseball, the unwritten rules are the attempt by the players to shape the game as their own.
Jim Brosnan was a good pitcher, but we should really remember him because he was one hell of a writer.
How do we best learn what the truth is?
Finding a scapegoat can be a difficult, but gratifying process.
These days, it can feel as though we know every player’s story, past and present. But sometimes, a player slips through the cracks.