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Strangers in Strange Lands, Playing in Foreign Leagues, Part I

Do you know who the Home Run King is?

You might have just muttered to yourself, Babe Ruth or Roger Maris or Barry Bonds or Sadaharu Oh or Hank Aaron, and with your answer we would know a little something about you and how you think. 1,209 more words

The Wildest Pitchers in Baseball History

Not wild, like party wild. Not wild, like big beards, purple parachute pants or daring ‘dos. Not wild, like Mitch Williams.

These guys threw the most wild pitches ever. 525 more words


Everyone in the 500 Home Run Club and Which Pitchers They Hit the Most Home Runs Against

My favorite group of players with a similar accomplishment is the 500 Home Run Club. The first was Babe Ruth and the most recent was… 512 more words


The story of how Tony La Russa got his 1st Cardinals win

Dennis Eckersley and Jason Isringhausen, the closers who contributed the most to helping Tony La Russa earn election to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, also played prominent roles in his first win as Cardinals manager. 723 more words


Pitching In: Week 17

Here are the pitchers you can count on in Week 17:

10 Must-Start Pitchers for Week 17

Chris Sale (vs. KC / @ MIN)
Adam Wainwright (vs. 60 more words

Fantasy Baseball

Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

This week, share your own vision of a container you find interesting. You can take the challenge as literally as you want — a box of chocolates, a broken bottle, your town’s water tank, an empty shell on the beach. 35 more words


AL West: Why Your Favorite Team Stinks, and Who is Helping Most to Fix That

Today we focus on the AL West, home of the maybe-best in baseball and the definitely-worst. Sorry Texans. Sorry, people who just moved to Texas from California. 1,707 more words