1. Response To Peter Douglas' Top 10 MLB Set Up Men

    After reading through the article "Inglorious Relievers" by Peter Douglas, one fact is agonizingly clear to me. I think the list is entirely too dependent on the very small sample size of the first month of the 2010 season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Olch about over 4 years ago 529 reads 3 comments

  2. Boxing, Ballet, Basketball, and Bureaucracy: The Anatomy of a Sport

    What is a sport? There are so many activities, games, and competitions in our world today that it can be difficult to decipher what is a sport and what is not...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Olch about over 4 years ago 556 reads 3 comments

  3. The Future of MLB: Umpires or Machines?

    If you have been watching the Major League Baseball playoffs this season, you know the umpiring has been far from perfect...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Olch about almost 5 years ago 378 reads 1 comments

  4. Records Are Meant to be Broken, Not Expunged: Why Steroid-Era Stats Should Stand

    I love the crack of the bat, the stolen base, and the hot stove, but the aspect of baseball that keeps me hooked is the numbers. The numbers are what separate baseball from other major sports...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Olch about almost 5 years ago 2,313 reads 1 comments