Baseball Articles

Miller Honored For Changing Sports (09-01-21)

Gehrig’s image endures, 75 years after ‘luckiest man’ (07-04-14)

Home Sweet Home Is Sometimes On The Road (March 2021)

Will There Ever Be Another 300-Game Winner? Baseball Hall Of Fame’s Standards Have Changed (07-19-19)

Baseball Hall Of Fame: Edgar Martinez, Harold Baines Prove DH’s Belong In Cooperstown (07-20-19)

Big Hitting Trio Hall Of Fame-Bound (07-18-18)

Jeff Bagwell: Consistency, Durability Key To Hall of Fame Ticket (07-29-17)

Hall Of Famers Ivan Rodriguez, Tim Raines: Small In Size But Not In Stature (07-29-17)

Piazza’s Epic Homer Lifted City (07-20-16)

World Class But No World Series (07-20-16)

Hall Of Fame Paths Much Different (07-20-16)

Berra Became A National Treasure (09-30-15)

Hall Of Fame: Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz Had Distinct Styles (07-24-15)

In Houston, Biggio 2nd To None (07-22-15)

Garvey Beat Mumps To Reward Write-In Voters (January 2015)

Brave Salute: Will This Class Begin Atlanta Run In Hall? (07-25-14)

Cal Ripken Kept Focus In Pursuit Of Lou Gehrig’s Mark (07-04-14)

SABR’s Clout Continues To Impact Game (08-02-13)

Door To Exclusive 300-Win Club Closing Fast (05-23-13)

Position Has Been Controversial Since Its Birth In 1973 (04-10-13)

Noteworthy Nicknames (April 2013)

Why Spring Training Is One Hot Travel Target (02-21-14)

World Series’ City Showdown: Boston vs. St. Louis (10-22-13)

Milo’s Memories: When The Braves Came To Atlanta (2010)

Best Baseball Books Of 2020: A List Of The Year’s Top Literary Works About Our National Pastime (11-11-20)

New Baseball Book Club Emerges From Pandemic  (07-31-20)

MLB Hall Of Famers Roundtable (09-28-18)

Topps Cards Help Tell The Story (04-08-16)

John Smoltz Lets His Sense Of Humor Shine (08-17-15)

HOF Weekend: It’s A Braves New World (08-29-14)

Save Some Shelf Space: Best Baseball Books Of 2013

Baseball Legends Cruise Sets Sail In July (2013)

SCD’s Annual Wrap-Up Of Best Baseball Books (2008)

Injury-Riddled Atlanta Braves Could Make Good Use Of Versatile Ian Happ (07-26-22)

Hall Of Famer Pedro Martinez Coaches David (Big Papi) Ortiz On Induction Sunday Hall Of Fame Talk (07-24-22)

Artifacts From Class Of 2022 Form New Exhibit At Baseball Hall Of Fame (07-22-22)

Sight Unseen, Dusty Baker Still Picks Shane McClanahan For All-Star Start (07-19-22)

Freddie Freeman Glad To Get Belated Call To Appear In MLB All-Star Game (07-18-22)

Record Number Of MLB All-Stars May Move Before Trade Deadline (07-13-22)

Robinson Canó Returns, Pays Instant Dividends After Atlanta Braves Salvage Him From Minor Leagues (07-12-22)

All 16 MLB Players With New $100 Million Deals Will Miss 2022 All-Star Game (07-12-22)

Boston Red Sox Bank On Chris Sale To Bolster Injured Starting Rotation (07-08-22)

Signing Juan Soto Before 2024 Free Agency Could Pose Financial Issues For Washington Nationals (07-03-22)

Youngest In Majors, Michael Harris II Aims To Help Atlanta Braves Repeat (06-30-22)

Phillies Lose Two-Time MVP Bryce Harper With Fractured Thumb (06-26-22)

Surviving Ozzie Albies Foot Fracture Will Be Major Test For Atlanta Braves (06-14-22)

Atlanta Braves Win 11 Straight As They Look To Retain World Series Crown (06-13-22)

Yankees And Mets Seem Headed To Subway Series Showdown This Fall (06-12-22)

Joe Girardi Of Philadelphia Phillies Is First Manager Fired This Season (06-03-22)

Lou Gehrig, First To Have Number Retired, Launched A Major Tradition (06-01-22)

Braves Promote Blue-Chip Rookie Michael Harris II Ahead Of Schedule (05-30-22)

With Offense Down, Hitters Will Be In Demand During Baseball Trade Talks (05-24-22)

Legendary Baseball Author Roger Angell Leaves A Lasting Legacy (05-21-22)

Five Reasons The Braves Won’t Repeat And Five Reasons They Will (05-18-22)

London, Paris And More: Baseball Makes It Product International (05-11-22)

No – Hitter By Angels Rookie Reid Detmers Suggests Single – Season Mark For Hitless Games Could Fall (05-11-22)

Ronald Acuna Jr. Gets Early Recall From Rehab, Joins Atlanta Braves Tonight (04-28-22)

Eye Issue Will Sideline Atlanta Braves Slugger Eddie Rosario For Up To Three Months (04-26-22)

Arizona Diamondbacks Worry About Wins, Status Of Home Ballpark (04-15-22)

Trevor Story’s Boston Debut Doesn’t Go As Planned, But His Rockies Record Suggests Better Days Ahead (04-08-22)

Chris Paddack, Taylor Rogers Change Places In Opening Day Deal Between Twins And Padres (04-07-22)

Baseball Is Back, Along With Predictions For A Wild Ride (04-06-22)

Orioles Offer Fans 1992 Ticket Prices For First Two Series in Baltimore (04-04-22)

St. Louis Cardinals Count On Three 40-Year-Olds To Support Youngest Manager In Major Leagues (04-04-22)

With Jansen Gone, Dodgers Plug Bullpen Hole With Craig Kimbrel (04-01-22)

Trevor Story Surprises By Signing 6-Year Pact With Boston Red Sox (03-20-22)

Atlanta Braves Bolster Bullpen By Signing Ex-Dodger Kenley Jansen (03-19-22)

Freddie Freeman’s Decision Creates New Look For National League East (03-17-22)

Atlanta Braves Give Newcomer Matt Olson $168 Million, Eight-Year Contract (03-15-22)

Atlanta Braves Land Matt Olson To Replace Free Agent Freddie Freeman (03-14-22)

New Baseball Deal Saves 162-Game Schedule But Weakens Integrity Of World Series (03-11-22)

With Baseball Lockout Over, Freddie Freeman Should Find A Home Fast (03-10-22)

Dale Murphy And Andruw Jones, Centers Of Attention In Atlanta, Take Separate Steps Toward Cooperstown (03-02-22)

Six Baseball Stars Get Singular Honor As Teams Will Retire Their Jerseys (03-01-22)

Baseball’s Longest Lockout Threatens Start Of Spring Training (01-13-22)

Keith Hernandez Joins Short List Of New York Mets With Retired Jerseys (01-12-22)

First-Year Hall Of Fame Candidate David Ortiz Brings Baseball Résumé Full Of Firsts (01-12-22)

Baseball Hall Of Fame Tracker Shows Ortiz, Bonds And Clemens With Best Shots At Induction (01-03-22)

Repeating 2021 World Championship Will Be Tall Order For Atlanta Braves (12-23-21)

After Long Wait, Derek Jeter Wows Crowd At Hall Of Fame Induction (09-08-21)

Records Fall As Diamondbacks Rookie Tyler Gilbert Throws No-Hitter In First Major League Start (08-15-21)

Seeking Trade Market Help, Injury-Riddled Atlanta Braves And New York Mets Stay Close In NL East Title Chase (07-26-21)

A Dozen Good Ballplayers Likely To Move Before July 30 MLB Trade Deadline (07-16-21)

Injured Braves Star Ronald Acuña Jr. Attending MLB All-Star Game, Thanks Supporters (07-12-21)

Expect A Slugfest When MLB All-Stars Meet At Hitter-Friendly Coors Field (07-05-21)

National League East Clubs Take Aim At Pitching-Packed New York Mets (06-21-21)

Tony La Russa’s Plaque In Baseball Hall Of Fame Will Need Revisions (06-09-21)

Baseball Hall Of Fame Inductions Move Outdoors Again — On Sept. 8 (06-09-21)

Tired Of Losing, Trevor Story Won’t Stay With The Colorado Rockies (06-08-21)

Philadelphia Phillies Lose Patience, Outright Scott Kingery To Triple-A (06-08-21)

Arrest Of Marcell Ozuna Is A Serious Setback In Atlanta Braves’ Title Chase (05-30-21)

MLB And Toronto Blue Jays Ban Roberto Alomar After Sexual Misconduct Investigation (04-30-21)

World Series Preview? Braves And Yankees Fail To Play Like Contenders (04-21-21)

Baseball Stars Launch Renewal Of Negro Leagues Stadium In Paterson (04-14-21)

Injuries To Max Fried And Mike Soroka Curb Atlanta Braves’ Title Hopes (04-14-21)

Barred From Canada By Pandemic, Toronto Blue Jays Start In Florida But Plan Return To Buffalo (04-12-21)

Record-Chasing Miguel Cabrera Of Detroit Tigers Lands On Injured List (04-11-21)

A New Jersey Stadium That Once Hosted Negro Leagues Baseball And Larry Doby Is Set To Get A Facelift (04-05-21)

Atlanta Braves Anticipate First NL Pennant Season Since 1999 (03-28-21)

Atlanta Could Lose Baseball All-Star Game In Reaction To Georgia’s New Election Law (03-27-21)

With The DH On Hold, National League Pitchers Can Help Themselves (03-04-21)

New ‘Lou Gehrig Day’ Will Raise Awareness For Deadly ALS Disease (03-04-21)

Atlanta Braves’ Brian Snitker, Oldest National League Manager, Gets Newest Contract Extension (02-26-21)

Big-Name Pitchers Top List Of Baseball’s Comeback Candidates (02-11-21)

Marcell Ozuna Returns To Atlanta Braves, Even If The DH Spot Might Not (02-05-21)

Writers Remove J.G. Taylor Spink Name From Prestigious Award After Research Reveals Racist Tendencies (02-05-21)

Washington Nationals Hope Brad Hand Will Boost Bullpen, Send Club Back to Playoffs (01-25-21)

Will Baseball Hall Of Fame Voters Pick Nobody? That’s What Internet Writers Think (01-21-21)

Dependable Dodgers Star Don Sutton Reached ‘300 Club’ And Hall Of Fame (01-19-21)

Why Kyle Schwarber Signing Could Backfire On Washington Nationals (01-09-21)

Liam Hendricks, Brad Hand And Other Bullpen Arms Can Break Free-Agent Logjam By Signing Soon (01-06-21)

Star Japanese Pitcher Tomoyuki Sugano Will Decide This Week Whether To Jump To MLB (01-04-21)

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Unsung Latino Stars Lead Teams Into World Series (10-26-21)

Little Ozzie Albies Swings Big Stick For Playoff-Bound Braves (09-15-21)

Vlad Guerrero’s Power Makes Him Youngest All-Star Game MVP (07-13-21)

Ozzie Albies, Acuna’s Best Friend, Talks About Injury At All-Star Game (07-12-21)

Latinos Land Eight Spots In All-Star Starting Lineups (07-02-21)

Latin Legends Pedro, Big Papi Help Bosox Find Future Stars (05-07-21)

Carlos Rodón Shocks ChiSox With No-Hitter That Was Almost Perfect (04-15-21)

Ancient Bartolo Colón Readies Himself For Return To Majors (04-13-21)

Unknown Rookie Yermín Mercedes Makes Major-League History (04-04-21)

Four Latinos Figure To Fight For First NL Triple Crown Since 1937 (02-09-21)

Huge Latino Contingent Makes Marlins-Braves Series More Enjoyable (10-07-20)

Freddie Freeman Takes Front-Runner Spot In National League MVP Chase (09-16-20)

Atlanta’s Latino Outfielders Push Team Toward Title With Time Running Out (09-10-20)

Latino Sports 2019 Archives

Baseball Woodstock (07-17-19)

Milo Hamilton, Legendary Astros Broadcaster, Will Hang Up The Headset After 70 Years (02-15-12)

Greatest Collapses In Major League History (09-29-11)

Biggest Major League Baseball Cinderellas (09-28-11)

Chipper Chimes In On JFK Assassination: “Somebody High-Ranking In U.S. Gov’t” (03-20-11)

Is MLB’s 300-Win Club Closed For Good? (02-26-11)

BRAVES BANTER: 100-Win Season Not Such a Stretch (03-28-14)

BRAVES BANTER: Sluggah Uggla Starts Swinging Again (04-15-14)

BRAVES BANTER: Why So Many Walking Wounded? (03-11-14)

BRAVES BANTER: Spring Standings = Bupkis (03-08-14)

Start of the Braves Title Run Marks 25th Anniversary (01-18-16)

Writer Still Wants to Dump the DH (02-01-16)

In Atlanta, New Faces Help Win Division Races (09-26-21)

MLB Strikes Out On Women’s Issues ALSO: Hey Mets, Wait Til Ronald Acuna, Jr. Ends His Batting Slump (07-30-22)

A Salute To The Subway Series ALSO: MLB Network’s Clubhouse Edition Falls Flat On Its Face (07-29-22)

Baseball Once Meant A Lot In Norway ALSO: Hall Of Fame Induction Weekend Leaves Lasting Memories (07-23-22)

Tigers Hope Draft Yields Next Big Star ALSO: Guessing Where Juan Soto Will Wind Up – – And When (07-22-22)

All-Star Game Is Hype, Not Substance ALSO: How Dean Stone Got All-Star Game Win Without Throwing A Pitch (07-16-22)

20 New Names Fans Should Get To Know ALSO: Kershaw, Fried, Or Fish: Picking NL’s Starting Pitcher Won’t Be Easy (07-15-22)

It’s Retirement Day For Keith Hernandez’ NO. 17!! ALSO: Dodger Stadium Peanut Vendor Can’t Flip His Product Anymore (07-09-22)

An Appreciation of Legendary Negro Leagues Chronicler Wendell Smith ALSO: Baseball Photo Gallery From A Writer’s Private Collection (07-08-22)

Cracker Jack Old Timers’ Classics In DC Stadium Created Memories That Lasted ALSO: Trade Deadline Now Just A Month Away (07-02-22)

Will Major-League Clubs Call Colon, Franco, And The Panda Back Into Action? ALSO: Some Pitchers Absolutely “Own” Their Opponents (07-01-22)

Slickball Or Baseball? Writer Wonders ALSO: Teams Are Foolish To Furnish Pitchers With Long-Term Deals (06-25-22)

Fifty Years Since Bernice Gera Made Baseball History As First Female Umpire ALSO: MLB Orders Strict Preparations Of Game-Day Baseballs (06-24-22)

Braves Battle Murphy’s Law And Law Of Averages ALSO: Baseball Marks Father’s Day Tomorrow (06-18-22)

A Fond Goodbye To Roger Angell ALSO: Saluting The Once-In-A-Lifetime Double Immaculate Inning (06-17-22)

Will The Stolen Base Return To Baseball? ALSO: Cooperstown Preview Articles Are Now In The Works (06-11-22)

Teams Should Be Allowed To Swap Amateur Draft Picks ALSO: Fans Should Never Pick All-Star Lineups (06-10-22)

Donaldson Delivers Another Faux Pas ALSO: Angels Involved in Unheavenly Dollar Squabble (06-04-22)

Why Is The National League East The National League Least? ALSO: Aging Lefties Are Leaving The Game (06-03-22)

It All Started With Tee Ball ALSO: Dan Schlossberg Catches Up With Old Friend Jay Horwitz (05-28-22)

Yankees Need To Honor Hank Bauer ALSO: Approaching Book Deadline Puts Squeeze On Writer (05-27-22)

Dusty Baker Paves Hall Of Fame Path With 2000th Win As Manager ALSO: MLB Needs To Restore ‘Stolen’ No-Hitters (05-21-22)

Don Newcombe Overcame Personal Demons To Help Others Facing Similar Issues ALSO: Bad Bunt, Bad Decision, Bad Defense Doom Braves (05-20-22)

Hitters Say MLB Messes With Baseballs ALSO: Seaver Statue Miscue And Other May Musings (05-13-22)

Willie Mays Marks 91st Birthday Today ALSO: Braves To Become Juggernaut When Walking Wounded Return (05-06-22)

Female Players No Longer Uncommon ALSO: Humoring The Humidor As It Takes Over Baseball (04-30-22)

Minor Leaguers Make Good Impression ALSO: Acuna’s Return Should Spark Atlanta Revival (04-29-22)

Don Mattingly Is Best Ex-Player Managing Today ALSO: Unsigned Free Agents Include Some Solid Ballplayers (04-23-22)

Father And Son Finally Have That Catch ALSO: COVID Still Throwing Curves At Big-League Players (04-22-22)

It’s April 16 – – A Day After Jackie ALSO: Just A Handful Of Jewish Players But Some Prove Unforgettable (04-16-22)

No Ifs, Ands, or Bunts Work In Baseball ALSO: Aaron Judge And Yankees Are $100 Million Apart (04-15-22)

Banning The Shift Is A Great Idea ALSO: Opening Day At Yankee Stadium (04-09-22)

‘Back To The Future’ In Baseball ALSO: Dan Schlossberg’s 2022 American League Preview (04-08-22)

Mel Stottlemyre: Pitcher Who Could Hit ALSO: Predicting The 2022 National League Division Title Races (04-02-22)

HTP Exclusive! Carl Finley Belongs In Oakland Athletics Hall of Fame, Daughter Nancy Writes ALSO: Baseball Is Fertile Ground For April Fool’s Day (04-01-22)

Writer Suggests Season Is Too Short ALSO: The Worst Rule Change In Baseball History (03-26-22)

Remembering The Amazing Gil Coan ALSO: With Jansen As Closer, Atlanta Bullpen Gets Even Better (03-25-22)

Relief Pitchers Could Use Some Help ALSO: Messing With All-Star Game Is Really Awful Idea (03-19-22)

Even Without Freddie, Braves Remain Beasts Of The East ALSO: Readers React To Last Weekend’s Columns (03-18-22)

Emmett Ashford Overcame Many Obstacles ALSO: Massive Player Movement To Dominate Spring Training (03-12-22)

Lockout Ends; Will Baseball History Follow? ALSO: Some Good, Some Bad In New Baseball Agreement (03-11-22)

Union Should Help Veteran Players Without Pensions, Not Rookies With No Experience ALSO: Teams Should Pick Best Candidates For Radio/TV (03-05-22)

Writer Questions Credibility of Owners ALSO: Best Power Tandems of Baseball History (03-04-22)

George Brett Was Photogenic Too ALSO: Picking All-Time All-Stars For The Atlanta Braves (02-26-22)

Book Brings Back Baseball Memories ALSO: Youthful Seattle Mariners Figure To Factor Into AL West Title Chase (02-25-22)

When Should Fantasy Baseball Managers Pick Their Closers? ALSO: Wondering Where, When, And If 2022 All-Star Game Will Be (02-19-22)

Tough To Say Goodbye To Sports Heroes ALSO: New Paperback Features 2021 World Champion Atlanta Braves (02-18-22)

Once-Proud Nats Suffered ’21 Nightmare ALSO: Even With Baseball Locked Down, A Writer Will Skip The Super Bowl (02-12-22)

Joe West Bristles When Accused Of Bribery, Wins Suit Against Former Met Paul LoDuca ALSO: Where To Find Fine Kosher Food In Big-League Ballparks (02-11-22)

Cooperstown Has Unsavory Characters ALSO: On Today’s SABR Day, Members Have Plenty To Celebrate (02-05-22)

This Labor War Has Nothing But Losers ALSO: A Quiz To See How Well You Remember The 2021 Season (02-04-22)

The Art Of The Steal In Fantasy Baseball ALSO: Thoughts On How To Fix The Flawed Hall Of Fame Voting (01-29-22)

Yankees Had Numerous Fraternal Pairs ALSO: When Charlie Finley Integrated Pro Ball In Alabama (01-28-22)

A’s Enter 2022 Season With Rookie Pilot ALSO: Some Hall Of Famers Missed World Series, Other’s Dominated (01-22-22)

Dodgers Reliever Was Fine Fungo Hitter ALSO: Bonds, Clemens To Get Another Crack At Hall Of Fame? (01-21-22)

Walt Dropo Got 12 Consecutive Hits!! ALSO: Lew Burdette Deserves Cooperstown Consideration (01-15-22)

Literary Look: “My Father’s Glove” ALSO: Why Sunday Night Baseball Stinks (01-14-22)

An Essay On Baseball Bats ALSO: Picking The Best Southpaw Of All Time (1/7/22)

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