Bradley, Meche and the rush to judgment

Milton Bradley was arrested on Tuesday afternoon on a felony count of making a “criminal threat.” Details have been sketchy so far (but Hardball Talk is doing a good job of keeping up on the story). “Code section 422” of the California penal code was cited. With $12 million remaining on the three-year, $30 million […]

On Conlin, the Hall of Fame, and space aliens

Bill Conlin was awarded the Spink Award yesterday, bringing him into the fraternity of Hall of Fame sportswriters. He may be more famous these days as a “cranky old writer”, but that wasn’t always so. He once wrote a game story through the eyes of a space alien, after all.