Punches Thrown In Yankees/Detroit Game

Well it’s been awhile since we’ve had a really good brawl, and today’s would seem to qualify.  In a game that otherwise didn’t have much playoff implication, suddenly the effects will be far reaching as several players have been ejected, … Continue reading

Rosin D’être: An Evolutionary Fandom

Baseball is tribalism. People used to organize around city-states (which we still do) and, later, ethnicities or work associations, but nothing is bigger today than the tribes of sports fandom. The Founders were Masons; we are Best Fans (or Cheeseheads … Continue reading

Your Annual Reminder That Giancarlo Stanton Can Hit Ball Good

Just in case you may have forgotten over the long winder break, Giancarlo Stanton can mash.  The Marlins, who are not expected to be very competitive this year have at least one very bright spot on their roster. http://m.mlb.com/video/topic/16285926/v574508083   … Continue reading