What the Death of Fidel Castro Could Mean for Major League Baseball

The death of Fidel Castro should signal a time for cautious optimism that Major League Baseball's presence on the island could expand
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MLB: Accessing Free Agency So Far

Major League Baseball kicked off the 2021-22 free agency period with a flurry of signings in advance of the league-wide lockout period beginning December 2. Thus far, several teams...

We Need Fights in Baseball Like We Need Drugs and Sex Scandals

Wednesday night, as every sports fan knows, it was essentially an odd mix of the French Revolution and Armageddon in the baseball world. First, as an amateur-quazi-sports media member,...

St. Louis Ballpark Village Expansion Could Further Segregate Already-Divided City

The St. Louis Cardinals and Cordish Companies have announced the initiation of the second phase of their Ballpark Village project for downtown St. Louis. While the construction project itself looks...
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The Philadelphia Phillies are the Definition of Mediocrity

The Philadelphia Phillies are having yet another year of fringe contention and overall mediocrity. They currently sit in fourth place in the National League East, with a record of...

Why Pitchers Should Hit in the Home Run Derby

via Josh Greenberg, Baseball Dept Head, LastWordOnSports.com A little over a week ago, San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner expressed his interest in competing in theHome Run Derby, held annually...
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How To Shorten An MLB Game

Major League Baseball games have increasingly gotten longer and longer in recent years. The average length of an MLB game today is about three hours and eight minutes. Forty...

Minor League Baseball Players Wage Lawsuit has a Murky Future

The lack of uniformity in Minor League Baseball and the players' willingness to take risks might prove to be the factors that make all the difference in maintaining the...