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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Predicting the Interesting Stories in MLB, Part 7 (31-35)

***As a lead in to this set of predictions, I’d like to point out that the FoulBallz prediction regarding Jim...

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FoulBallz Prognosticates, Part 6 (26-30): Nationals and the Debt Ceiling and the *Hall of Fame

Predictions 26-30: Good ideas. Maybe. The future remains bright for nearly all teams and I’m absolutely positive that some of...

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FoulBallz Prognosticates, Part 5: Umpire Sexual Harassment and Announcer Changes

Predictions 21-25: The Crystal Ball Got a Bit Fuzzy The FoulBallz crystal ball keeps sucking me back in. It’s unrelenting...

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Foul Ball Odds in Each Park: A Look Back and Forward

The numbers are in and it’s looking like 2014 season will be more conducive to foul ball grabbing that the...

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FoulBallz Prognostications, Part 4

Predictions 16-20: Pithy or Just Plain Mean? This is the fourth installment in reporting to you the great things we...

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My Freshman Year at “Ballhawk U.”

I’ve followed the most famous ballhawk, Zack Hample, for a couple of years. Not obsessively; just as a mild curiosity....

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FoulBallz Prognostications, Part 3

Predictions 11-15: Plausable? Or Deniability? The crystal ball has remained filled with new visions and wonders. Here is the third...

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FoulBallz Prognostications, Part 2 (6-10)

Predictions 6-10: This batch of prognostications is particularly close to my heart as the crystal ball has let me see...

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Lightning Strikes Twice: So Much for “1 in a Trillion Odds”

Lightning Strikes Twice? How odd that a 2nd instance of something that is supposed to have odds of “1 in a...

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Baseball is Life: A True Game of Inches

People who say football is a game of inches have never played or coached baseball and, by extension, never lived...

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