I am exhausted. Yes, it was one thing to talk about how hard it would be to write 100 intensive essays about the 100 greatest baseball players ever … b…
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Hi everybody! All apologies for this week’s newsletter being a couple of days late but, hey, you try writing 100 very long baseball essays in 100 days.…
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The Hall of Fame announcement comes out Tuesday! It’s always exciting when that happens. I’ll tell you who I voted for here and, at the end, I’ll make …
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Lots to cover in today’s newsletter, so let’s get to it. At The Athletic The Baseball 100 rolls along. I don’t know if you like for me to individually …
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So, we’re going to begin some Hall of Fame stuff this week, but first I want to catch you up a bit on the Baseball 100. It is now coming back to me why…
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Don Larsen died on Wednesday. I wrote a little bit about him for The Athletic. I spoke with Larsen on a couple of occasions, and it always impressed me…
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OK, so we went to see “Knives Out” again the other day. I’ll talk about the movie in a minute when I list off five things that made me super-happy in 2…
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Merry, merry, all! We’re all the way to No. 94 on the Baseball 100 … No. 97: Robbie Alomar No. 96: Larry Walker No. 95: Tony Gwynn No. 94: Roy Campanel…
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The thing that would get you about Junior Johnson is how he was exactly who you thought he would be and nothing at all like you thought he would be at …
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The Baseball 100 is off and running. No. 100: Ichiro No. 99: Mike Mussina No. 98: Carlos Beltran Oh, and if you want to see the thing in full, The Athl…
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First off: Happy holidays! Or, to be more politically correct, Merry Christmas! I’m not sure I got that right but either way — I believe it was my frie…
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At The Athletic I did a ranking of the Modern Era ballot players before it came out. I didn’t get much right. The Browns were thoroughly outplayed by t…
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