Tag: MLB

MLB 2020 season - do we really want this (NY Post)
Posted in MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB: An avid fan says cancel the season and move (Safely) on

MLB is trying to please everyone but pleasing no one. As an avid fan for over a half-century, I want my baseball. But not this…

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MLB: Isn't it time to just give it up? (The Enquirer)
Posted in MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB plays follow the leader telling reporters: You’re out! What’s next?

MLB only wishes they’ve struck preemptively against the coronavirus. But in unchartered territory and with no plan in place – what’s next for baseball? MLB…

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MLB Logo (Photo: wallpaperplay.com)
Posted in MLB Editorial New York Yankees Yankees Luxury Tax

MLB: Yankees, Astros And Twins Spoiled Their Dream This Year

MLB watches as the Yankees, Astros, and Twins make a mockery of pennant races in their respective AL Divisions. So much for tanking in MLB…

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CC Sabathia, 2019 All-Star Game Honoree (Photo: Robert Sabo)
Posted in A Baseball Story CC Sabathia Yankees 2019

CC Sabathia: On The Invite To The All-Star Game – MLB Gets It Right

CC Sabathia is taking his final lap to cities across America. Fittingly, MLB gets it right by putting him center stage at the All-Star Game……

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Bernie Smith, Former Met and Brewer Photo Credit: Black Star News
Posted in MLB MLB Analysis MLB Editorial Pensionless Ballplayers

Pensionless MLB Ballplayers: Drilling Deeper Into Plight Of A Former Met

641 former MLB players do not receive a pension. This is the story of one of those ballplayers, a former member of the Mets and…

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New York Mets, Mickey Callaway, Manager
Posted in Analysis Mickey Callaway New York Mets

Callaway: What’s Next – A Revival Meeting In A Parking Lot Tent?

Mickey Callaway is not helping himself or the Mets by his behavior and actions over the last week or so. And if outsiders can see…

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Mets Coo Coo Clock is ticking
Posted in Analysis MLB Analysis MLB Editorial MLB Rule Changes

Message From MLB Commissioner: Can We Please Get This Game Over?

MLB Commissioner, Rob Manfred, will just not give up in his quest to speed up the game of baseball. Baseball purists, strap yourself in because…

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Baseball - Tools Of The Trade
Posted in Analysis MLB Analysis

MLB: My War With W.A.R. (Wins Above Replacement) Is Over

As a fan of MLB baseball for more than a half-century, it’s taken some time to buy into the analytics thing which rules baseball today….

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