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9 Baseball Storylines We’ll Be Watching in 2022

These are the nine biggest baseball stories you'll be fascinated by in 2022. From the labor strife to...

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When will a baseball player come out of the closet?

In his 1990 autobiography, “Behind the Mask: My Double Life in Baseball,” Dave Pallone, a gay major league...

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How Google is Getting Baseball History Wrong

How many home runs did Babe Ruth hit? Which teams did Ty Cobb play for? Did Barry Bonds...

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One person didn’t vote for Derek Jeter for the Hall of Fame: and that’s OK

The Baseball Hall of Fame has never tinkered with the 75 percent voting standard for election. Since the...

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Why are the baseball’s sticky, and what does it mean?

Cheating in baseball is as old as the game itself, and pitchers’ modifying the ball’s surface is part...

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Jon Lester doesn’t appear to care about his Hall of Fame chances

Jon Lester is beloved by two passionate armies of baseball fans due to his credentials as a big...

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Removal of Spink’s name from writing award is appropriate

The Baseball Writers Association of America has removed J.G. Taylor Spink's name from their award. Was it cancel...

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No player elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 2021 election

Curt Schilling fell 16 votes shy of election in his 9th year on the ballot. Barry Bonds and...

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Don Sutton overcame humble beginnings to become Mr. Dependable

We discuss how Whitey Herzog nearly nabbed Don Sutton for the A's, and how Sutton doctored the baseball.

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Remembering Phil Niekro

We honor the most accomplished man to ever throw a knuckleball.

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Little Joe Morgan was the heartbeat of The Big Red Machine

Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, a two-time Most Valuable Player and the greatest second baseman in history, has...

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Whitey Ford pitched the big games for the Yankees

Whitey Ford, legendary big game pitcher for the Yankees in the 1950s and 1960s, and best friend to...