Broadcast news

February 18, 2013

The Indians recently released their broadcast schedule for 2013, and it’s worth taking a few minutes to mull over. As …Read the Rest

A Guide to Spring Training

A Guide to Spring Training
February 16, 2013

If you’re anything like me, you’ve been twitching in anticipation for the date that pitchers and catchers report.  Now that …Read the Rest

Announcers and Bias

February 15, 2013

A while ago I saw an interesting story from the Wall Street Journal on bias among baseball announcers.  They decided …Read the Rest

An In-Depth Look at Candidates for the Last Rotation Spot

February 15, 2013

In this article I’m going to piggyback off of Susan’s article, “Pondering life’s persistent questions”, and take a closer look …Read the Rest

Some News and Notes on a Lovey-Dovey Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2013

We’ll get the benign news out of the way first: Former Bullpen Mafia member Rafael Perez signed with the Twins, …Read the Rest

Balancing Excitement With Cold, Harsh Reality

February 13, 2013

(WARNING: POTENTIAL “DEBBIE DOWNER” POST. SEND SNARK AND HATE MAIL TO @CMB1979 OR TO THE COMMENTS BELOW.) Now that Spring …Read the Rest

Gossip Around Baseball

February 12, 2013

Lots of people were talking about the Michael Bourn signing today.  Others were still talking about some of the moves …Read the Rest

An open letter to Chris Antonetti, Hogwarts Class of 1984

February 12, 2013

Mr. Antonetti, It has come to our attention that you have been performing magic in the presence of Muggles. May …Read the Rest

Pure Joy and a Restless Mind

February 12, 2013

It is 12:22 AM, Tuesday morning. Normally about this time, I am scouring pointless Internet drivel in the hopes that, …Read the Rest

Speechless

February 11, 2013

This afternoon, I decided to check in on some of the most recent Michael Bourn rumors.  Even though he’d yet …Read the Rest