In his new book, Big Data Baseball, Travis Sawchick not only recounts the events and people who shaped the 2013 Pirates, but also pens a love letter to sabermetrics.
Updating a particular slice of the record book that doesn’t reflect how the game is played today.
Maybe this year will be the year for a few of these batsmen.
Ken Brett didn’t have the playing career he was supposed to have, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t enjoy every moment of it.
Take a look back at some of the top plays of this year’s postseason.
The director of No No: A Dockumentary discusses Dock Ellis’ famous no-hitter, and much, much more.
There are many careers that deserve to be celebrated even though they don’t fit within a traditional classification of a decade.
Manny Sanguillen and Roberto Clemente shared a special bond, one that endures today.
“Let’s play three?” Don’t bet on seeing that again.
Reimagining some historically bad teams, with their players at their peaks
Some teams are reliable performers, others are far from it
Which team’s symbol is the most ferocious?
Lower the Jolly Roger.
A Ray of hope shines on this postseason’s first great game
Fireworks late, and fireworks early.
Four teams left: Which senior circuit team has the edge?
The Dodgers win the pennant! The Dodgers win the pennant!
Which teams, currently on the outside looking in, have the best odds of sneaking into the playoffs?
The Red Sox promoted long-awaited prospect Xander Bogaerts on Monday, but didn’t play him.
They find themselves in a dilemma between winning this year and planning for their future.