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Another Mendoza Line?

When ESPN broadcasts the Yankees-Astros tonight, Jessica Mendoza will be in the booth. This will make Jessica the first female analyst for an MLB postseason telecast. 155 more words

Jessica Mendoza

Box Office Mendoza Line

Many times critics and filmmakers argue about the quality of a film’s content or message against its story. Star power and a filmmaker’s ability to draw in an audience also factor into arguments about what makes a film successful. 529 more words


The "Mendoza Line"

By Michael LeCompte

The “Mendoza Line is widely considered the batting average cut-off point below which a baseball player should not be on a Major League roster. 467 more words


The advertising arena: how to make major sponsorships count

As 2014 fades into our memories, it’s important to look ahead to what’s coming up in Winnipeg in the coming months, and boy are we going to be busy. 594 more words

Smart Biz

The Mendoza Line

“Daaaaaa, it’s Paul.  Brendan Ryan is still living at the Mendoza Line!”

For those unfamiliar with “the Mendoza Line,” it’s a baseball saying about bad hitters… 288 more words


Real Life Rock Top 10 (01/02/03)

1. Mendoza Line, “Sleep of the Just,” from Almost You: The Songs of Elvis Costello (Glurp)
Aren’t tribute albums terrible? This one is really terrible—and the Atlanta band’s view all the way into one of Costello’s greatest recordings ranks with Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” and DJ Shadow’s… 1,618 more words

Greil Marcus

Real Life Rock Top 10 (03/24/04)

1. Mendoza Line, “It’s a Long Line (But It Moves Quickly),” on Fortune (Cooking Vinyl)
From people hiding in present-day America—just as the Mekons of… 1,103 more words

Greil Marcus