For the first time online, here is Jon’s SABR Award-nominated essay from THT 2014.
It’s never too cold for good baseball literature
One of the offseason’s favorite timewasters.
He has a strange name, but his story is worth hearing.
Through the ages and pages, one sport is least amended of all.
A look at the newly released book about betting on baseball.
It’s a yearly thing.
It’s a classic of early baseball writing, but is it reliable?
Rick Morrissey’s book is less about management, more about Guillen.
A look at an updated SABR classic
A good story runs into an inexperienced writer.
A review of Mitchell Nathanson’s work, which looks beyond baseball’s romantic narrative.
Taking a look at Dirk Hayhurst’s latest book.
Less than 20 shopping days left until Christmas. In the spirit of the (off) season, Richard suggests some books.
Film review of Moneyball the movie.
A review of the new book, “Fenway Park: The Centennial”
How Williams compares to batters today—and how that underscores a point.
Craig Robinson uses infographics to display useful information on baseball’s history and other fun trivia, like just how many people in Cleveland are Native American.
A look at the new book about the ESPN sports media leviathan.