Gabe Kapler and Farhan Zaidi refuse to learn; the Astros lead one writer to make a shocking confession; a baseball advent calendar; getting Gerrit “Salieri” Cole to step up his game
Baseball’s hieroglyphic system is a point of pride to pass on from nerd to nerd, usually between those who share a bloodline. Being able to trace the action of a full nine innings through the scribbles of a scorecard is a source of pride and satisfaction. “I can just check the box score online,” you…
That’s right, folks, July 31 promises to be a scorcher. Your old standbys (standsby?) like water, lemonade, and sport drinks may not be enough. Try these five under-the-radar options for relief: Saisons – per the Oxford Companion to Beer, the first of the threefold reasons for the existence of saisons is “to refresh the seasonal…
Can you tell the difference between Gabe Kapler and other MLB managers?
If you missed the day in baseball, read this, and then you can say you didn’t miss a thing.
The Dodgers finally select a manager, and it’s not the choice that felt inevitable a few weeks ago.
Prince Fielder’s injury may have ended the Rangers’ hopes of contending. Could it have been avoided?
Our staffers decide whom they would hire after taking over a front office.
What baseball’s highest-paid personnel can learn from its lowest.