Trevor Bauer is free today. He was scheduled to pitch, but, belatedly, MLB placed him on administrative leave while it investigates sexual assault allegations against him. Bauer’s agent, a friend from college days, says the pitcher won’t challenge the forced leave – conveniently spinning the situation to suggest that he could fight the benching. The…… Continue reading Bauer Outrage
Please, sir, may I have another?
There’s an app for that!
a minors quandry
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 or 12th Men). The Puritans helped shape our culture with their starched collars and prim…… Continue reading Rosin D’être: An Evolutionary Fandom
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal…
Yep. Went there.
What is Mr. Obama doing with Cuba?
She’s fast enough for you, old man.
And I thought they smelled bad on the outside!
“Uuuuuur uhhhhhhh errruuuhhhhhhhhh” – Chewbacca
“It is your destiny! Join me, and together, we can rule the [MLB]…”