George Springer Breaks By: Patrick Dubuque Saturday night, during Game 2 of the ALCS, Todd Frazier drove in the penultimate run on a batted ball that refused to come back to earth. It’s a good hit, off a good pitch: a breaking ball that Verlander has buried at the knees, off the outside corner, the…
And the end of the Red Sox’s season.
Mary, Kate and Trevor reflect on the final moments of the Red Sox, in terms of prospects, walls, and toilets.
Kate Preusser and Trevor Strunk on the feeling that it’s all a lot of oysters, but no pearls
Writing on the weight of streaks, real-life translations of errors, and searching for the new bat flip.
The baseball highlight as a last chance at glory, and the transaction wire as four break-ups.
A throughline between Rhys Hoskins, Eddie Stanky, and Onelki Garcia
Also: the freedom of speech exhibited with (certain) baseball cards.