The Hot Stove League season has arrived. That means managerial rumors, free agent bargaining, and even a looming Hall of Fame election.
With a little tinkering under the hood, we can modify WPA’s Clutch score to grade bullpens.
When prominent managers last just one year on the job, and what this tell us about the futures of Bobby Valentine and Ozzie Guillen.
33 years, no national championships. Let’s discuss.
Long before Billy Beane, Martin’s Gang rode wild in the Bay Area.
One is a pitcher, and one was a slugger, but a comparison can be made.
Billy Martin’s and George Brett’s day of infamy had its beginnings eight years earlier
It’s the nation’s one and only Bicentennial. Will any of our many prove beneficiarial?
Jaws is showing at the drive-in. On the radio, Billy Swan is singing, “I Can Help.” Get your leisure suit on and check out the scene in the American League East.
The Watergate scandal is swirling into such a force that it drives the President to resign from office. Will any of our American League East franchises be flashing the “V” sign?
For our franchises three, what will it be in ’73?
The Winter Games are in Sapporo, and the Summer Games are in Munich. Will any of our three ball clubs perform Olympian feats?
Not quite one-third of the way into the season, so far it’s been a runaway.
The Beatles are going their separate ways. All in the Family and Soul Train are debuting on the tube. Will our ball clubs be having fun in ’71?
In season one, our Yankees got Tommy D., our Red Sox kept The Hawk, and our Indians got The Boomer. What might be in store this time around?
It’s time for another virtual-franchise triple-header. This time it’s the Yankees in the Roy White era, the Red Sox in the Rico Petrocelli era, and the Indians in the, um, Eddie Leon era.
THT’s resident manager guy takes a look at the Phillies skipper and his teams.
A look at the strange career arc of the current Rockies skipper
LaRussa won’t move up, but others will