On this Sunday, 60 Doesn’t mean 60 Minutes

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Hi all.  Here's how I see baseball on this Sunday, Oct. 1. With the playoff picture now set, this would be a totally meaningless Sunday.  The playoff teams would try to make sure nobody gets hurt and the also-rans would play out the string.  But one of those also-rans has something to play for on this ...

Stanton’s 57th is Legitimate_ NL Home Run Record

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Hi all.  Here's how I see baseball on this Sunday, Sept. 24. I discount all home run records set during the steroid era.  That being said, Giancarlo Stanton of the Marlins has passed Hack Wilson and now has 57 home runs, which I see as the legitimate National League home run record.  He also owns a team record ...

Red Sox Want to Play Just a Little Bit Longer

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Hi all.  Here's how I see baseball on this Tuesday, Sept. 19. There was a song in the fifties that went "Stay just a little bit longer."  Two decades later Jackson Brown revisited the old song and put his own spin on it-the spin of a touring musician.  One memorable line (to me at least) was ...