Postseason Foul Ball Match-ups between A’s and Royals & Giants and Pirates: To Foul or Not to Foul?

  The 2014 postseason is upon us. How will knowing foul ball stats help each team? That is what we...

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Rick Porcello, Double Instant Replay Equals Triple Play & Big Papi Predicts Pitch: PWIB Notes for June 30 – July 5

The 2014 MLB season continued to not let us down. We say that as if that’s even an option. We...

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Don Zimmer, Reds Laptop Death & Security Guards: FOUL BALL PLAYS FOR THE WEEK OF June 1 – 7

Foul Balls: Plays of the Week   Our new weekly installment of baseball fun centers on the greatest plays outside...

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Crying Foul: Metal Detectors and Instant Replay. Yay or Nay? Part 2

In an earlier piece, I discussed the absurdity of the “no-collision” ruling MLB has insisted on making “law” by the...

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Predictions Part 9 (41-45): Moneyball 2, WAGs and Team Relocations

41) During 2014 Spring Training, the Oakland A’s GM Billy Beane announces that he’s taking a leave of absence to...

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Crying Foul: Collisions and Pitcher Helmets. Yay or Nay? Part 1

  December 11, 2013. A day that will live in infamy. It was on this day that MLB Rule Committee...

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Predictions, Part 8 (36-40): New ASG Rules and Pitcher Unemployment to Run Amok

36) Not long after pitchers and catchers report, MLB announces that the All Star Game will count for even more...

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