Everybody starts somewhere. For some, this is only a wayside en route to bigger, better things; for others, here is the journey’s end. Life exists here, passes through here, passes away here. In this edition of Nine Innings–yes, it’s still …
It’s okay that you’re not always going to be there. That’s nothing to feel bad about.
Last night featured one of the most uninspired displays of championship sports to which America has ever been subjected. Last October, we saw games, including multiple extra innings affairs, played with and end in pure joy. The football-watching public are …
How does a man of letters and words connect with his children? With a baseball, of course.
Fathers and daughters and the day they became Brewers fans. I hope.
I never liked American Idol, but I learned to love seeing the first commercials for the upcoming season.
When Bill James went after everyone’s favorite advanced stat, he started a much-needed discussion about baseball analytics – and an examination of the modern baseball writer.
The pennants have been handed out and the World Series begins Tuesday. For those who love baseball, though, the fun may really just be beginning.
Facing elimination again, a lifelong fan tries to understand why the championship that has eluded Carlos Beltran matters so personally.
I am firmly of the opinion that the opening weekend of March Madness is the single-best four-day stretch for sports fans. I am also of the opinion that playoff hockey and postseason baseball rank up there in terms of raw …