Hanging Around .500 . . . a Lot!

Last time out, we discussed the record for a team alternating wins and losses, both to start a season and within a season.  Now let’s go on a slight tangent and explore the universe of .500 teams. The record for most different points in the season at .500 while also finishing the season at .500 … Read more

Rabbis in Baseball?

If you study the Torah, you probably don’t also study how to hit or throw a curveball.  There have only been a couple of Rabbis to make the Majors, and none were “actual” Rabbis.  There was Moses Solomon aka “The Rabbi of Swat“, who appeared in two games with the NY Giants in 1923.  As Howard Lavelle … Read more