Rick Rowand explores the weakest link that Pablo Sandoval displays in his game – not his fielding, but hitting from the right side of the plate.
In Passing 2016, David R. McCullough reflects on those the baseball world lost including Monte Irvin, Ralph Branca, Joe Gragiola, and Jose Fernandez.
November 29, 2016: This Week in Baseball Writing is a weekly series meant to bring attention to some of the high-quality baseball writers on the internet.
Dave McCullough explains why Rob Manfred should institute the designated hitter across MLB to modernize the game and unify the leagues.
Pete Hodges recaps Game 4 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants in which the MVP Javier Baez continued to make plays in the field and at the plate.
Pete Hodges recaps Game 3 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants in which the Giants walked off to preserve their playoff lives.
Pete Hodges recaps Game 1 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and the San Francisco Giants in which Jon Lester outpitched Johnny Cueto.
Dave McCullough previews the San Francisco Giants vs Chicago Cubs NLDS in anticipation of what will surely be a wild ride to the NLCS.