So what it will take for Trump’s fans to abandon him? The same thing it took for people to care about baseball cheating – make it affect them.
The 2010s are the first decade since the 1910s where the Yankees didn’t win a pennant.
“Keep politics out of sports!” “Just report what happens on the field!” This isn’t how it works.
Jon Bois is back telling the stories of additional sporting Bobs. He focuses most on Bob Beamon. Bois tells the story of Beamon’s 1968 Olympic Long Jump, one of the greatest athletic achievements ever.
TFW you’re broke and waiting to be invited to a real team
This is my shameless self promotion post. I have mentioned previously that I had a book coming out. Well, it is out now. It is a history of the rules of baseball.
Then it hit me: How about a good rant? That is right in my wheelhouse!
With more strikeouts than hits, what, if anything, has changed? And what to do about it?
I felt so disappointed for my son in his inability to excel at baseball. I had simply concluded that he lacked talent, and that was that. Of course, I would cheer him on and encourage him as long as he was interested, but, I assumed, the writing was on the wall. I pigeonholed him as “not an athlete”, just like me. Knowing now that it is quite likely that his vision was at least partially to blame for his trouble is a humbling reminder: our kids are not just small versions of ourselves.
The difference between good tanking and bad tanking
Not since the days when William Howard Taft sought the Presidency…
Not a history piece. It’s happening right now!
What was old is new still.