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Jan 24, 2023

Fred McGriff will be inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame in July of this year.  He was elected last December by the Contemporary Era Committee.  McGriff played 19 seasons in the major leagues with the Blue Jays, Padres, Braves, Devil Rays, Cubs and Dodgers, but I got to know him in 1983, when he was a teenager.

The...


Dec 9, 2022

The Boston Red Sox did not make the wrong move in letting free agent shortstop Xander Bogaerts go.  I detail my reasons in this latest episode.  Meanwhile, the baseball winter meetings were fascinating, as some clubs threw money around like it was candy.

In this episode, I also talk about Judge and the Yankees,...


Nov 15, 2022

It is awards week for Major League Baseball, with post season awards being handed out across the board.  Meanwhile, the focus is on free agents and where they will end up.  With the sport's labor dispute in the rear view mirror, expect a more active winter on the free agent front with numerous big names on the market. 


Nov 3, 2022

Four Houston Astros pitchers combined to throw the second no-hitter in World Series history, as the Astros blanked the Philadelphia Phillies, 5-0 in Game 4 of the World Series.

As I point out in this episode, Don Larsen, the only pitcher to throw a perfect game in the World Series, need not move over despite the...


Oct 31, 2022

Game 3 of the 2022 World Series is tonight, Halloween.  The series between the Houston Astros and Philadelphia Phillies will extend into November.  That is a big deal for some people.  As I explain in this episode, however, so what if they are still playing baseball.

I also weigh in on MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred's...