Playing MLB GM for a day like today

  We woke up today as the general manager of all five teams of Major League Baseball’s National League West Division. All of our dreams have...

‘Go West, Young Man [And Expand the MLB Postseason]’

Years ago, as Lewis and Clark explored North America, treading across the continent from the Established East to the Wild West, it did so...

Renegotiating the Dodgers’ TV deal: How Spectrum can reach more viewers and make more...

Ironically, or maybe un-ironically, Spectrum (formerly Time Warner Cable, now owned by Charter Communications), is the Los Angeles Dodgers’ exclusive game content distributor via Sports Net LA. Spectrum finds itself in...

The West’s Top Performers: Pitchers, Part 2

This is the final part of our two part series. Last week we discussed the hitters. This week we are looking at the ten best pitchers in the National League (“NL”) and...

Best of the West: Predicting the 2018 National League West standings

The 2018 Major League Baseball season is upon us.  The sun has risen on the Arizona desert and Florida coast and cities.  Soon, your favorite...

Summer Bummer: Major League Baseball is in a rut

Major League Baseball has been America’s pastime for as long as many can remember. It’s the all-American sport. The ballpark. A hot dog. A soda. It’s what families used to do for outings....

The West’s Top Performers: Hitters, Part 1

This is part one of a two-part series. Next week, we will look at the ten best pitchers in the National League (“NL”) and American League (“AL”) West Divisions....

Does Major League Baseball really have an attendance problem?

It was recently reported that attendance is down by 6.5 percent this year across all of Major League Baseball (MLB), a little less than 2,000 fans per game.  What...