(There’s a baseball in here. Can you find it?) Yesterday in the Texas League, Jordan Cowan of the Arkansas Travelers popped up a fly ball that should have been an easy out for either of the two Corpus Christi Hooks positioned on the left side of the infield. Narrator: it was not an easy out….
Craig Goldstein reacts to the reaction to Max Muncy’s reaction to Madison Bumgarner’s reaction to Max Muncy’s reaction to Max Muncy’s home run.
Honoring the best of the overlooked and handing out the first of 2018’s major awards.
What’s it like being Ian Kinsler? What’s it like being one of the best players in the league (but never getting the right amount of attention) for your 10-year prime through a combination of above-average (but not eye-popping) offense, above-average (but not flashy) defense, and above-average baserunning (without gaudy stolen-base totals)? What’s it like being…
As the tie game stretched on, it eventually went past the point of no return for Alex Cora (and for Nathan Eovaldi).
If you think Game 3 of the World Series might have been a dream or didn’t happen at all, we’ve got some news: All 18 innings, all 7 hours and 20 minutes, happened. Here’s a fun recap that doesn’t take nearly as long to digest.
Juan Soto, Ronald Acuna, Shohei Ohtani, Matt Chapman, Javier Baez, and Alex Bregman highlight this season’s biggest breakouts.
My grandfather passed away a while back, leading to the sad but necessary chore of cleaning out his apartment. Beyond the willed items, this was mostly wrapping up the odds and ends of everyday life: reuniting an odd silver spoon with the family set, deciding whether or not the yarmulke he wore at a relation’s…