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January 14, 2012

Wezen-Ball: Kids In the Hall take on "Who's On First?"

by Larry Granillo

A terrific skit from the old "Kids In the Hall".

January 13, 2012

Wezen-Ball: Wikipedia & Baseball Around the World

by Larry Granillo

A look around Wikipedia's various foreign language entries on "baseball".

January 10, 2012

Wezen-Ball: Ted Williams, Free Agent

by Larry Granillo

A quick comment from Ted Williams on being a free agent.

January 8, 2012

Wezen-Ball: HOF Candidates as Prospects

by Larry Granillo

How did today's main Hall of Fame candidates look as they were entering the big leagues?

January 5, 2012

Wezen-Ball: The Descriptive HOF Ballot, 2011

by Larry Granillo

A look at this year's Hall of Fame candidates in a more honest system.

Wezen-Ball: Ruth and Cobb Hit the Links

by Larry Granillo

In 1941, the debate over the greatest player ever took to the links in a series of charity golf matches between Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb.

January 2, 2012

Wezen-Ball: A New Stadium for a New Year

by Larry Granillo

A quick look at how a new stadium was welcomed into the National League nearly 60 years ago.

December 22, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Topps Celebrates Christmas Right

by Larry Granillo

A look at an interesting baseball card set from Topps.

December 19, 2011

Wezen-Ball: The Greatest Comic Ever

by Larry Granillo

A look at a 1976 comic book featuring a baseball game between superheroes and supervillians.

December 16, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Belittling Japanese Baseball in 1980

by Larry Granillo

Looking at a 1980 Baseball Digest article called "Japanese Baseball Almost as Foreign as the Language".

December 13, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Grumpy Old Man

by Larry Granillo

The Grumpy Old Man comes out of a 15-year retirement to comment on the most recent big news in MLB.

December 12, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Braun, a Hometown View

by Larry Granillo

As a fan from Milwaukee, the news about Ryan Braun's possible failed drug test is quite hard to take.

December 8, 2011

Wezen-Ball: The New Marlins Board Game

by Larry Granillo

A new Marlins board game is about to be released, looking at the cycle of success the team has perfected over the years. Will you be able to pull off the Big Winter Bonanza?

December 7, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Hippie Types

by Larry Granillo

A brief glimpse at life in 1969 Texas.

December 5, 2011

Wezen-Ball: The Joy of Being Selected to the Hall of Fame

by Larry Granillo

In the wake of Ron Santo's Hall of Fame election, a selection of quotes from recent Baseball Hall of Fame inductees on their feelings upon hearing the news.

November 28, 2011

Wezen-Ball: A new Bobby Valentine story

by Larry Granillo

An ex-broadcaster shares a great story about Bobby Valentine.

November 23, 2011

Wezen-Ball: The Muppet Show

by Larry Granillo

Who are the MLB counterparts to the Muppets most famous personalities?

November 22, 2011

Wezen-Ball: A One-Man Game of Baseball on the ISS

by Larry Granillo

Japanese astronaut Satoshi Furukawa recently played a game of baseball on the International Space Station - alone.

November 21, 2011

Wezen-Ball: 1911's "Baseball Ballads"

by Larry Granillo

Poems from the 1911 publication, "Right Off the Bat: Baseball Ballads", including a slightly off-color version of "Casey At the Bat".

November 18, 2011

Wezen-Ball: Courtesy Votes for the Cy Young

by Larry Granillo

Finding some of the stranger names to appear on a Cy Young ballot in the last ten years.

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