Call me a nut, because what I missed most of all were the sounds of baseball. The crack of the bat. The ground rules to enjoying a game, as explained by the hometown players so you know they are not making stuff up. An echoed Deborah Kerr asking “Do you think it will ever take…
Last Saturday, female and male recruits started training together aboard the Marine recruit depot at Parris Island, South Carolina, a first for the Corps. This is a red-letter moment for women. The Marine Corps is the only service branch that hasn’t fully integrated its recruit training, and while the separate training policy hasn’t officially changed,…
Jason looks at a particular class of outliers among this year’s pitchers.
Sam checks in on several of his articles from earlier this season to see whether what he wrote made sense.
Geoff compares members of the Tacoma Rainiers to Twilight characters using the 20-80 scale. Or maybe he would have, if he’d been able to see the team play.
The Jamie Moyer revenge tour rolls on, adds new target for revenge.
Two quad-A sluggers are designated for assignment, and Jamie Moyer finds a new host city.
The Rangers sign an aging pitcher while the Rockies let an ancient one go.
The Rockies use one word to describe Jamie Moyer’s return to the major leagues, and a conversation with Mike Matheny.
Good teams, bad teams, Texas beats ’em all.
Though recent trends might indicate otherwise, aged pitchers rarely return to form after year-long layoffs.
Celebrating Jamie Moyer at the end of a week in which he became the oldest pitcher ever to win a major-league game.
Looking ahead to baseball’s most significant personal achievements.
If you had to bet on Jamie Moyer, Mark Prior or Scott Kazmir to win more games from today until the end of the world, on which pitcher would you bet?