In the third installment of a regular series, here is a list of links to all of my baseball writing from the past month. Please enjoy and feel free to share any articles. Thanks.
- A Fan’s Case for Reformatting Major League Baseball – Explaining the benefits of abolishing divisional play, scrapping interleague games and re-balancing the schedule.
- Inside the Potted History of Olympic Baseball – My debut feature for Paste Magazine, looking at the missed opportunity for baseball at the Rio Olympics, and analysing what the future holds in that movement.
- The Life and Legend of Joe DiMaggio – A detailed biography of Joltin’ Joe, exploring how he became a symbol of American values and explaining why his mystique endures.
- I authored four blog posts for Yawkey Way Report this month, previewing the trade deadline for Boston; exploring whether David Ortiz can win the Triple Crown; outlining the continued greatness of Theo Epstein; and delving into the incredible potential of Yoan Moncada.