Paul O’Neill Number Retirement Raises Debate

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The New York Yankees recently announced they will retire the number 21 of Paul O’Neill this August. A fan favorite during his nine years in the Bronx, “The Warrior” will join the ranks of 22 other Yankee greats in Monument Park. O’Neill had a very successful stint in New York, helping the team win four […] READ MORE


Oakland Athletics All-Time Team

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The Oakland Athletics are an interesting case. They’ve been around for 121 years and have been involved in 18,702 contests. In that time, they’ve made 29 trips to the postseason and won 15 pennants. They have nine World Championships and 45 players who’ve worn their uniform are enshrined in Cooperstown. However, in spite of all […] READ MORE


A History of Creative Baseball Promotions

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Friday night, the Philadelphia Phillies honored Chase Utley before their game. The ceremony was capped off when actor Rob McElhenney walked onto the field to receive the ceremonial first pitch from Utley. Ultimately, this exchange proved to be one of the most creative baseball promotions of the season. McElhenney plays Mac in the sitcom, It’s Always […] READ MORE