FanGraphs 2022 Opening Day Chat

2:10 Jay Jaffe: HAPPY OPENING DAY! And welcome to FanGraphs’ Opening Day chat 2:11 Jay Jaffe: Thrilled to be here, particularly in light of how bleak things looked regarding the start of the season just […]

My Off-Season Reading List – Pitcher List

When the season ends and I can no longer cozy up to an audio device to hear a baseball game, I cozy up to a book. This off-season, I got around to reading or rereading […]

The greatest barrier-breaking African-American moments in MLB history

The plight of the African-American experience in America has been tightly intertwined with and displayed through the lens of the national pastime. Whether it be the fight to break through the ranks or continuing to […]

Sunday Notes: Was Ken Singleton Better Than Dale Murphy?

The most recent of my “Who Was Better” polls on Twitter featured Dale Murphy and Ken Singleton, and while it drew only a modicum of interest — only 95 people cast votes — the results […]

2022 Golden Days Era Committee Candidate: Gil Hodges

The following article is part of a series concerning the 2022 Golden Days Era Committee ballot, covering managers and long-retired players whose candidacies will be voted upon on December 5. For an introduction to this […]

Who are the greatest African-American baseball players of all time?

A look at the elite African-American players in Major League Baseball history reads like a who’s who of the upper rungs of Cooperstown. These are pioneering stars not only on the diamond but also in […]