Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Holy Book of Baseball

If you look closely enough at a rule, the cosmos will appear in all its physical, metaphysical, moral, and spiritual aspects, presenting you a life’s work. –Ted Cohen In the last post I recounted the exploits of Germany Schaefer, who … Continue reading

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Speed Limit

”You can’t steal first base.” That’s what they say about base-stealing ball players who can’t hit or draw a walk. Their speed is useless. Billy Hamilton of the Reds is the latest speedster to merit that old line. The guy … Continue reading

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