The great decathlete and humanitarian Rafer Johnson passed away on Wednesday. He was 86 years old. About 10 years ago, I spent some time with him and i…
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First, as always, come the apologies: Life has been kicking my butt lately. I don’t need to burden you with my troubles, you have your own. And we’ll p…
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There are two things that blow my mind about Mike Emrick, NBC’s legendary hockey announcer who on Monday announced his retirement. The first is how awe…
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A few weeks before Buck O’Neil died — he died 14 years ago today — I got to tell the red dress story publicly for the first time. We were at some sort …
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Hi everybody. Hope you’re holding up in these crazy times. I apologize again for not posting here more often. I’m hoping for things to begin to clear u…
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Or "How I spent my summer vacation."
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing Time: 20 minutes) OK, so I found a few moments this morning to break away and write a little baseball — 20 minute…
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing time: 30 minutes) So you should know that this week is pure madness for me. On Friday, we are launching another n…
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing time: 30 minutes) So in case you missed it, here was Christian Yelich’s first homer in a couple of weeks … and it…
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing time: 30 minutes) On the PosCast this week, I am joined by dear friends Alexa Datt and Dani Wexelman of the podca…
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing time: 30 minutes) Staying positive is exhausting. I believe that it is my nature to stay positive, to bank on hop…
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Baseball in the time of COVID(Writing time: 30 minutes) Jacob deGrom finally won a game on Monday, which is pretty big news. Over the last two-plus sea…
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