I’m always thrilled when I can talk baseball with anyone. Whether they’re getting into the sport or know more about it than I do, it’s an absolute pleasure. When I talk baseball with my girlfriend, it’s quite the adventure. She’s been a baseball fan for as far as she can remember, but I approach it … Continue reading Girlfriend Questions: Is the Baseball Hall of Fame only a National One?
The times are truly changing. I open to you through insight into my personal life. I have a girlfriend! As funny as that sounds, it’s actually the truth. She’s amazing and knows how to keep me in check watching games. She’s very much into baseball and a fan of the Arizona Diamondbacks. However, she doesn’t … Continue reading My Girlfriend Asks: Difference Between American League and National League?
It was inevitable that Major League Baseball’s Statcast machine would be broken. How apropos that the majors’ Home Run leader did it. Friday night’s game featured a memorable moment from a battle between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners. At least, it was noteworthy on the Yankees’ side. CC Sabathia got his ninth … Continue reading Major League Baseball: Statcast’s Broken Judgment
Prepare for the most exciting time in July after the fireworks go off! It’s the Home Run Derby! The tournament takes place July 10th on ESPN at 8 p.m. EST. It features All-Stars going to war against each other. Four from the American League and National League go at it to see which will hit … Continue reading MLB All-Star Game: Home Run Derby Showdown
Jackie Robinson will always be remembered as the man who broke the color barrier in all of sports. He was the first African-American athlete who played baseball in the Major Leagues. Robinson also turned out to be an amazing baseball player. However, did you know he played football in college? In 1939, Robinson was on … Continue reading Jackie Robinson: Legacy Redefined
It’s Derek Jeter Week for the New York Yankees. His number will join the esteemed list of Yankee players at Monument Park on May 14. The Yankees will face the Houston Astros on that date in Yankee Stadium. It’s eerily similar of how the Yankees are now as opposed to Jeter at his best. The … Continue reading Aaron Judge: the new Face of the New York Yankees?
It’s 2017. It’s been seventy years since Jackie Robinson conquered the color line and became the first non-white athlete to compete in Major League Baseball. However, it’s a shock when racism and baseball go hand in hand these days. Monday, May 1, 2017 featured the Baltimore Orioles opening a three-game set at Boston against the … Continue reading Baseball: Shame on Boston