Pace of Play: What’s Right and Wrong With It

By: William Robinson “Baseball is a slow, sluggish game, with frequent and often trivial interruptions, offering the spectator many opportunities to reflect at leisure upon the situation on the field: This is what a fan loves most about the game”. – Edward Abbey “Baseball is reassuring, it makes me feel as if the world isn’t…

2017 MLB Predictions

By: William Robinson It’s that time of year again where hope springs eternal. Major League Baseball season is getting ready to start and it’s time for my annual predictions. Let me say this up front, I did pick the World Series champion last year. So I’m hoping to go for two years in a row.…

The Case for Manny Ramirez

By: William Earl Robinson Jr. This year is probably one of the most interesting votes in hall of fame history. Why? Well there are one hundred fewer voters this year than there were last year and when you are talking about 550 down to 450 that are about 18% of the voters that have now…