1. Roger Clemens: American Icon?

    Recently, I caught up with Michael O’Keeffe, one of the authors of American Icon: The Fall of Roger Clemens and the Rise of Steroids in America’s Pastime. The book hit stores on May 12...

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  2. New York Yankees: The First Twenty Games

    From The Voice of Yankees Universe, nyyankeesrumors.com. One thing I’ve learned from watching the Yankees: you can’t get too high and you can’t get too low. It’s all about the balance...

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  3. A Letter From MLB Commissioner Bud Selig

    A few months ago, I wrote a letter to Bud Selig as part of a class project. Here was the letter I sent: Dear Mr...

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  4. Strange But True: The Best of 2008

    As a baseball fan, I love seeing odd events happen during games. Who could forget the night Melky Cabrera hit a ground rule double when the ball hit the pitching rubber and flew into ...

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  5. Pay As a Percentage of Team Value

    While digging through my closet, I found an interesting article written by Peter J. Schwartz in a 2008 issue of Sports Money. In the article, Schwartz looks at historical player salaries in comparison to the overall value of the team...

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  6. How Good Is Mariano Rivera?

    In short, very. He is unquestionably the greatest relief pitcher of all time, given his longevity, durability, and success from April through October. And, in my eyes, his 2008 season was the best season ever by a relief pitcher...

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  7. The Decline of the Baseball Card Industry

    The sport of baseball has never been more popular or widely-marketed, and yet, the baseball card industry suffers more and more each day. Old timers will tell you how baseball cards were a staple of their childhood...

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