Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 11-5-2019

Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 11-5-2019 Pittsburgh Press, November 5, 1919:PROBING SERIOUS CHARGES Owner Charles A. Comiskey, of the Chicago Whitesox, and the members of the National commission, are quietly investigating scandalous stories involving the American league champions in the recent world’s series. A Chicago sporting writer the other day published a bitter…

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MLBTR Poll: Free Agent Corner Outfielders

MLBTR Poll: Free Agent Corner Outfielders It has long been evident that this year’s free agent market would include some notably youthful corner outfielders. Our just-released top 50 list reveals MLBTR’s collective thinking on the subject, though we certainly discussed a wide range of possibilities with respect to each of these players. And there’s often good…

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ATM Cards? Who Needs ’Em!

ATM Cards? Who Needs ’Em! Paul Simon tells the story about how pissed off Joe DiMaggio was at him about “Mrs. Robinson.” Simon says he’d heard that Joltin’ Joe was bothered by the song, maybe even to the point of legal action. “What I don’t understand,” DiMag said, “is why you ask where I’ve gone?…

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