Tag: MLB commentary

MLB 2021 - A Season Of Stars
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB Editorial

MLB: On Debunking The Claim These Early Games “Don’t Matter” Much

In MLB, we hear it all the time. “It’s only April; it takes time; we’ll straighten this thing out.” Oh yeah? Let’s talk again in…

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Arizona Baseball (tempetourism.com)
Posted in MLB 2020 Revised Divisions MLB Cactus League 2020 MLB Corona Strategy

MLB Proposed Cactus League: Division Breakdown – Winners And Losers

MLB has a plan to resume the 2020 season. The Cactus League will be composed of three divisions, with teams chosen by geography. Who gains…

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Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus

MLB Season: Ignore the NFL’s greed – be safe and not sorry

The MLB season remains in limbo. While the NFL insists its season is all systems go, MLB must lead by example – no games until…

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MLB attendance -all those empty seats
Posted in MLB Editorial

MLB Attendance Decline: They’re missing the boat badly on this one

MLB attendance persists in its decline while overall profits continue to soar. There’s something the suits at MLB are missing, though, and it lies at…

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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 scouts collecting all that data (Photo: perfectgame.org)
Posted in Analysis MLB Analysis MLB Editorial MLB Rule Changes

MLB’s collision between Statcast, data gathering, and the 20-second rule

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred will do anything to speed up baseball, including the use of a 20-second clock. Pity those poor statisticians if it happens……

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