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Dirty Laundry: The Shaking of my Braves Fandom

April 5, 2021No Comments

Let’s start with the basics here, because it’s important to contextualize what i’m about to opine about: These are first world problems. Being a white man in America gives me the space, by virtue of nothing much more than a particular amount of melanin and quantity of chromosomes, to complain about things like my allegiances […]

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Whose Hall is it Anyway?

January 21, 2021No Comments

As we grapple with the ethical ramifications of who gets into the hall, let’s ask ourselves what the holy place of baseball really is.

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The Blame Game: the Uphill Struggle of the MLBPA

May 24, 2020No Comments

Here we go again. For many fans, the 1994 strike seems so long ago. MLB and its players morphed into the unstoppable force and the immovable object, and for the first time in 90 years, the most hallowed tradition in American sports history, the World Series, evaporated like rain on Arizona pavement. So much damage […]

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