Monthly Archives: August 2011

The Bullpen Two-Step

Created October 2010 Manager Buck Showalter said it before Game 2 of the 2010 World Series:  Bullpens do not belong on the field of play. Amen. A fielder in full pursuit of a fly ball — while looking upward to … Continue reading

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Desperate Times are a Choice

Created July 28, 2011 This debt limit issue may send the United States and the World into the downturn of a century. Picture that. We could be within days of choosing between desperate times and reasonable answers. As a crusty … Continue reading

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Time for Baseball to Improve Safety Standards

Too often a traffic light is erected at a dangerous intersection after someone has been killed. It seems as if Major League Baseball is ignoring an immediate danger. Flying, splintered wood from shattered baseball bats have become part of infield … Continue reading

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