The Marathon Is Over, and So Begins the Sprint

After 162 games (or 163 games for the Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee Brewers, Colorado Rockies, and Los Angeles Dodgers), the 2018 … More

As Good as It Gets for Boston, As Bad as It Gets for Baltimore

In the spring of 2017, I started writing a blog post that I (thankfully) never ended up publishing about how … More

Is It Better to Be Smart, Or to Win?

In the late 1990s and early 2000s, the Oakland Athletics earned critical acclaim and notoriety for fielding competitive baseball teams … More