MLB must fix glaring problem that ruined an all-time classic

MLB must fix glaring problem that ruined an all-time classic HOUSTON — Rob Manfred should invite Tony Clark to the 29th floor boardroom at the Commissioner’s Office. The Players Association head should bring along five of his most thoughtful/respected players. Think Paul Goldschmidt, Curtis Granderson, Francisco Lindor, Anthony Rizzo and Justin Verlander. Manfred should insist…

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Gallagher: 1877 radio rebroadcast a highlight of upcoming Canadian Baseball History Conference

Gallagher: 1877 radio rebroadcast a highlight of upcoming Canadian Baseball History Conference From SABR member Danny Gallagher at the Canadian Baseball Network on October 18, 2018: Looking to increase your knowledge of baseball in this country? Head to London Nov. 3 and 4 to attend the third annual Canadian Baseball History Conference being organized by…

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Bill Jennings

Bill Jennings Retrosheet key:  jennb101 Given Name:  William Lee Bill Jennings was a tall, dignified, modest gentleman fondly remembered by everyone who met him. His major-league career is limited to the 64 games he played for the lowly St. Louis Browns in 1951 but Jennings lived an honest, unassuming life both in and out of…

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Don Newhauser

Don Newhauser Retrosheet key:  newhd101 Given Name:  Donald Louis Right-handed reliever Don Newhauser joined the Boston Red Sox during the pennant drive in 1972. He contributed a 4-2 half-season, with a very good ERA, but appeared only briefly in the two subsequent years. “Newy” was born in Miami on November 7, 1947, the only child…

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