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Restore the pitcher's place in a baseball game

Jason Gay writes that sports events, such as baseball games, take too long. These complaints catch my eye, as I used to talk with my son about the number of relievers managers put on the mound during a typical baseball game. 553 more words


Top 7 Best MLB Teams To Never Win A World Series

Our nation’s pastime, the great game of baseball provides the masses with the luxury of having a sport played throughout the hot months of June and July and serve as a warm up to what is to come in October. 1,716 more words


Seven Athletes I'd Like to Punch in the Face

ESPN– “A Birmingham City fan has been jailed for 14 weeks after pleading guilty to assaulting Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish during the derby between the sides on Sunday. 1,284 more words


HOF 2019

The Baseball Hall of Fame voters continue to perplex me.

This year, there were five candidates receiving what I can only assume were sympathy votes. As usual, no offense to the gents in question, but Lance Berkman? 492 more words


Now that Mike Mussina is in, who are baseball's biggest Hall of Fame snubs?

Until Tuesday, longtime Orioles and Yankees pitcher Mike Mussina held an interesting distinction: With a career WAR of 83.0, Mussina was the all-time leader in the stat (by a fairly wide margin) among players who were unassociated with performance-enhancing drugs, eligible for the Hall of Fame, and not yet enshrined. 995 more words