1. MLB: Interview with Field of Schemes Author Neil deMause

    Neil deMause is an expert on sports stadium and arena financing. He previously wrote for Baseball Prospectus, authored Field of Schemes: How the Great Stadium Swindle Turns Public Money into Private Profit and maintains the website fieldofschemes...

    Rob Smith Written by Rob Smith about over 2 years ago 158 reads 0 comments

  2. One Writer's Experiment: Not a Game Recap, Mock Draft or Power Ranking

    I was watching the Atlanta Braves score eight unanswered runs off Roy Halladay —seriously—while trying to navigate Tweetdeck, keep an eye on the Indiana Pacers-Orlando Magic game and figure out a writing niche all at the same time...

    Rob Smith Written by Rob Smith about over 2 years ago 472 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Rumors: Why "Get Him Over, Get Him In" Is a Myth

    I'd seen the same exact play and heard the same subsequent commentary hundreds of times, so I'm not sure why this particular sequence peaked my curiosity. But it did...

    Rob Smith Written by Rob Smith about over 2 years ago 1,069 reads 13 comments