Apr 10, 2014, 4:31 PM EDT
Or: great moments in hubris
Apr 10, 2014, 3:31 PM EDT
Maybe he’s helped, maybe not. But the Giants do seem to be mainstreaming the guy who was once baseball’s biggest villain.
Apr 10, 2014, 2:32 PM EDT
Also: a Hamiltonian blunder and some chatter about the Rivera and Hoffman Awards.
Apr 10, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT
Force Fields? How do they work?
Apr 10, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT
Adam Jones may have been a bit extreme in his comments about fans who rush the field, but he shouldn’t be punished for it.
Apr 10, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT
It could happen. But Portland’s baseball enthusiasts are missing the key ingredient at the moment.
Apr 10, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT
Competition and perverse incentives have lead to younger and younger kids being scouted.
Apr 10, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT
Mostly I’m just hoping that he’s going for the full heel-turn
Apr 10, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT
Yet another young starter staring down the barrel of Tommy John surgery.
Apr 10, 2014, 9:15 AM EDT
Friends don’t let friends cite wins, losses, holds and saves when talking about how pitchers did the night before.
Apr 10, 2014, 8:55 AM EDT
For most guys who are getting Tommy John surgery, the damage was done long before they hit the big leagues or even the minors.
Apr 10, 2014, 8:25 AM EDT
When you’re Big Papi, you’ve earned the right to take a little extra time.
Apr 10, 2014, 7:06 AM EDT
I saw Captain America last night. It was way better than the first few innings of the Tigers-Dodgers game.
Apr 9, 2014, 5:42 PM EDT
Our photo of the day: Braves Nation shows a stunning lack of respect for its neighboring country.
Apr 9, 2014, 4:55 PM EDT
Dexter Fowler started hot before illness sidelined him.
Apr 9, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT
A new interpretation of an old rule is angering some folks around the league.
Apr 9, 2014, 3:10 PM EDT
Billy Hamilton has some serious, serious wheels.
Apr 9, 2014, 2:02 PM EDT
It came from the 1970s.
Apr 9, 2014, 1:04 PM EDT
Two players in no-win situations help their teams win.
Apr 9, 2014, 12:31 PM EDT
Does anyone thing Jim Johnson was the best relief pitcher in all of baseball the past two years? Yeah, me neither.
Apr 9, 2014, 11:35 AM EDT
The 1990s and 2000s happened. Even if baseball would have you think they didn’t.
Apr 9, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT
Question: does this mean setup men will never be considered the best relievers?
Apr 9, 2014, 9:45 AM EDT
One of the dumber plays in baseball leads to an injury. Shocker.
Apr 9, 2014, 9:21 AM EDT
Adam Jones did not mince words at all. And he’s the first player I’ve ever heard wish a shattered femur on someone.
Apr 9, 2014, 8:48 AM EDT
Maybe the ball is juiced! Or maybe weird things can happen in a week and change.
- Hank Aaron is getting vile racist hate mail in retaliation for pointing out that racism still exists (244)
- “They Don’t Know Henry” (167)
- The Red Sox are still steamed that a PED guy played against them in the playoffs last year (133)
- Doug Glanville’s story about being racially profiled at his own home (125)
- There is still a racial divide in baseball (112)