It didn’t take long for Art Howe to realize Jeff Bagwell was a special player.
“It was probably one of his first at bats,” the former Astros manager recalled Monday at Minute Maid Park prior to a rally held in Bagwell’s honor. 325 more words
Of the three candidates who were accepted into the 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame (HOF), Tim Raine’s candidacy was arguably the most dramatic.
If Raine’s had not cleared the 75% threshold necessary to enter the HOF in his final year of eligibility, he would have run out of chances to enter due to the controversial 10-year rule. 427 more words
Baseball trading pins are just about everywhere in youth baseball today. From Cooperstown to South Williamsport, the act of swapping baseball trading pins at games and tournaments quickly turns strangers into friends. 20 more words