Overly long games are a real problem, but there’s ample reason to believe it can be turned around.
Taking stock of the effects of baseball’s brave new world.
If rules shape baseball, the unwritten rules are the attempt by the players to shape the game as their own.
Replay is working, but technical limitations make it less than perfect.
There’s no better time than January to fix some of baseball’s biggest imaginary problems.
A good idea? A good idea badly executed? Or just unnecessary?
Who got more umpires in games of the 1900s, and why that might matter today
The new CBA changes the way bad teams should think about free agents
The latest in the business of baseball.
What should stay? What should go? What should be changed?
The 2012 season will have a tight stretch run.
A reader’s query and Molina’s injury spark a discussion of home plate collisions.
Seedlings of ideas intended to improve the game of baseball and :an experience
An irrational, illogical, and irrepressible discourse against the expansion of instant replay in Major League Baseball
Is still more justified? We offer some criteria.
New Toon Thursdays with TUCK! brand toons
The NCAA has issued new standards for college baseball bats. Many agree this will change the game, but there’s not a clear consensus on whether that change will be for the better—until now, that is.
This rule impacts the major league draft every year, as well as some top-level pitching prospects in the past few years.
Can there be more than three outs in a half-inning?
This one appears to be a rule where umpires increasingly ignore intent.