More than a Sport: The Return of Baseball

More than a Sport: The Return of Baseball

With all due respect to Ted Lasso’s Danny Rojas, baseball is life. You never desire something so feverishly as when you don’t have that thing. The MLB’s recently ended lockout lasted for nearly 100 days. And during that time, fans and baseball insiders alike...
This is The Show: Baseball’s Next Golden Age is Here

This is The Show: Baseball’s Next Golden Age is Here

I love baseball. There is a myriad of reasons for my love: warmer weather, bat flips, web gems, and customized jerseys from the lower concourse gift shop. But it goes beyond that. More so now than ever baseball is beautiful because it is a game of stories. When every...
Short Game: MLB Return gives us beacon of hope

Short Game: MLB Return gives us beacon of hope

I have not in the time of lockdown turned into an Apple computer from the 80’s. This year is simply a bad beat. And even though we’re in like, the fifth month of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still collectively struggling to accept our new normal. At the outset of...
Endgame: The World Adjusts to Life Without Sports

Endgame: The World Adjusts to Life Without Sports

Do you ever finish streaming the latest season of like a really, edge-of-your-seat, pulse-pounding show? After the closing credits start, you kind of just sit there, dumbfounded for a moment asking: “Do I really have to wait a whole year for the new ones?” Yes, of...
The Future Is Now… Uncertain

The Future Is Now… Uncertain

Don’t look now. Or perhaps, don’t look at all. Seemingly out of nowhere, Boston’s venerable sports teams find themselves in a torrid state of upheaval. The New England Patriots and The Boston Red Sox, a pair of sports most proud and celebrated franchises, face...