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Book Review: Baseball Prospectus’ “The Call-Up 2012″

In this age of 24/7 sportsradio, Internet, Twitter, Facebook and texting, good solid writing on time-sensitive topics tends to be at a premium.  When the Baseball Prospectus annual book becomes available in late-February, its already at least six weeks behind … Continue reading

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“The Hall of Nearly Great”

There are plenty of books detailing the careers and stories behind Hall of Famers.  There aren’t many tomes discussing those players who aren’t quite Hall-worthy, but ARE worthy of a good, long appreciation.  A new eBook, “The Hall of Nearly … Continue reading

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Book Review/Author Interview: “Root for the Home Team”

  As you undoubtedly know, I love quirky names.  But my love of them isn’t just limited to players . . . I love team names too.  Names that are evocative of the team’s hometown, or just make you scratch … Continue reading

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