Before we get to the pitch clock — which was the main reason we as a family went to the Class AAA Charlotte Knights-Durham Bulls game on Wednesday night…
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The other day, my friend and Brilliant Reader Dan challenged me to find: The all-time best World Series lineup. That does not include any Hall of…
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OK, let’s start this one off with a new feature available here at JoeBlogs — a poll! Yes, Substack now gives me the option to put polls on here. That’s…
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There’s a funny scene near the beginning of the movie “Notting Hill.” Hugh Grant’s character, who owns a travel book shop in London*, brings Julia…
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We continue our “Ten Who Missed” series today, with an essay on Eddie Murray. “Ten Who Missed” is a companion to The Baseball 100 — as the name…
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Part I: The Green and White Chess Board We had this closet when I was a boy that was overloaded with the strangest and most wonderful stuff. If you’re…
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Oh my gosh. That throw. I mean … what in the world was that throw? If you’re old enough, you’ll remember the Cubs’ Shawon Dunston. Great story. Son of a…
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Bill James has written about this — in the 1985 playoffs against Toronto, Kansas City’s George Brett had one of the greatest games a player has ever…
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