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A Boy's game on the streets of New York (Photo: Matt Weber)
Posted in Baseball Commentary MLB History

MLB Commentary: A Guest Columnist recalls the days of the ‘ole ballgame

MLB fans will always be passionate about the game of baseball. Michael Tirella has MLB blood in his veins. Please welcome him as a guest…

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MLB Links To Bally Sports
Posted in MLB Commentary

MLB: On The Insidious Takeover By Bally Sports And Gambling Interests

MLB’s dark secret is slowly but surely coming into view. There’s money to be made in gambling, and Bally Sports is their anointed partner. In…

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MLB Betting
Posted in MLB Commentary

MLB Hits A New Low Going All-In Promoting Sports Betting On The MLBN

MLB is always seeking ways to increase revenue. But the posting of real-time odds on their scoreboard is new, reprehensible, and sinful. Major League Baseball…

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MLB: There should be a time for crying in baseball
Posted in MLB Commentary

MLB: There Should Be A Time For Crying In Baseball

MLB has been haunted by a single scene in a motion picture for nearly thirty years that decries crying in baseball. It’s time to let…

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MLB's Misdirected Blackout Policy
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MLB: Why It Makes Economic Sense To Loosen Up On Game Blackouts

MLB’s policy to blackout televised home team games is misdirected and counterproductive. The policy needs to be relaxed, and here’s why… MLB’s Extra Innings package…

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New York Mets Fans - The Faithful Photo Credit: The Daily Stache
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Parity

MLB Standings: A Year With Tightness Like We’ve Never Seen Before

The MLB Standings reveal only four or more games behind in their division: a delight for fans, stress for players, and $$ for MLB. As…

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Christian Yelich, MLB's Poster Boy for injured players 2021 (Getty)
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Rising Injuries

MLB: With Injuries Up by 15% A Middle-Ground 30-Day IL Is Needed

MLB watches as injuries to players are on a steady rise. Teams need some wiggle room on the IL rules to adapt to their ever-changing…

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MLB And Spider Tack
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Editorial MLB Rule Changes

On MLB And Its Eternal Fight To Level The Playing Field

MLB has long been waging the fight to keep a level playing field between pitchers and hitters. The fact is, though, pitchers are smarter. The…

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