An infatuation with the NPB is cemented upon seeing its games in person for the first time.
The author’s annual baseball tour is all about — baseball!
There’s no turning back now. The Atlanta Braves will open 2017 at the heart of one huge traffic jam.
It’s a shame that the ballpark experience is losing such a great tradition.
Collecting 2015 wind data for every ballpark.
How is that big ole video board in left field affecting batted balls in the air?
Is the Rogers Centre’s new turf unfriendly to ground balls?
Is the crack of the bat helpful for outfielders?
A little bit of baseball’s quirky weirdness soon will be slipping away.
The All-Star Game counts now. Should it?
Why does PITCHf/X seem to be more accurate than our own eyes?
Team shops and wretched excess.
One more entry to Fenway Park’s already substantial catalog of quirks.
Updating a particular slice of the record book that doesn’t reflect how the game is played today.
Why baseball fans who actually go to games don’t care how long the games take.
How the new commissioner could lead baseball in an effort to improve customer service at the ballpark.
This is one that everyone can wrap their head — and arms — around.
Even the big league team next door can jilt an affiliate.
A detailed examination of how easy it is for the ball to get wrapped around Fenway’s Pesky Pole.
With the Giants back in the postseason, it’s an appropriate time to examine how a home run comes to land in McCovey Cove.