It has been a while Standing Room Only fans. After a few weeks off after vacation, it is time to get back to writing. Okay, so this Indians fan may … Continue Reading Trouble in the Tribe
Brett’s Thoughts: In many ways, this ballpark speaks to the idea of baseball. It is one of the first parks you think of when you imagine a classic game of baseball. … Continue Reading Wrigley Field: Chicago
The next stadium on our ballpark tour is San Manuel Stadium, home of the Inland Empire 66ers. With a rich baseball tradition in San Bernardino, our next Single-A ballpark offers … Continue Reading Ballpark Preview: San Manuel Stadium
For the third stop on our California ballpark tour, Scott and I will be visiting San Diego. Cue your Ron Burgandy quotes now: The San Diego Padres moved into Petco … Continue Reading Ballpark Preview: Petco Park
Scott and I are not dead, we promise! It has been a few weeks since we have posted and podcasted, but we are hard core adulting! Scott got accepted to … Continue Reading The Curious Case of the Hall of Fame Vote
Well, I haven’t been working very much the last week or so. I have had three snow days and two 2-hour delays, so at this rate I’ll never work again!!! … Continue Reading Memorable Careers: Paul Byrd
Yes, I am alive. It has been about a month since I have written an article. Between coaching, preparing my students for their winter finals, and then grading over 100 … Continue Reading Help the First Basemen in need: The Overcrowded First Baseman Market
Yes, you read that right! Standing Room Only is now on iTunes! After spending months trying to find the best hosting platform for our podcast, we have been approved by … Continue Reading Standing Room Only is Now on iTunes!
It’s November 15th, only one week away from the start of Thanksgiving break (trust me, this teacher is counting down the days). If you did not know, I am a … Continue Reading This Week is Baseball History: November 12th-18th
The news of Roy Halladay’s death Tuesday afternoon in a plane crash was shocking. How could a man who was only 40 and only one year away from what was … Continue Reading Rest Easy, Doc
Hello? Is this thing still on? Standing Room Only is back! What a crazy ride it has been while we were away! We apologize for being gone for so long. … Continue Reading Standing Room Only Returns!
We are talking postseason baseball! Brett enters a period of mourning due to the Indians loss; Scott argues why John Farrell’s firing makes sense, but won’t fix anything; and we … Continue Reading The Standing Room Only Podcast Ep. 2 is Here!
It always seems to be the same old story: The Washington Nationals cruise to the playoffs; they under-perform; and then get bounced from the playoffs in the first round. This … Continue Reading The Nationals’ Playoff Struggles
$200 billion in damage. Hundreds of thousands of people displaced from their homes. Many injured. Far too many dead. That has been the reality that many folks have faced in … Continue Reading What Harvey and Irma Have Shown Us About the Baseball Community
It’s September, folks. The playoffs are right around the corner. The magic of October baseball and cool fall weather is in sight. But first, we need to figure out who’s … Continue Reading The Wild Wild Chase: The Very Tight Wildcard Race
Since I’ve moved into my new place, one of the harsh realities is living a life without cable or internet. I’m a tad behind getting up to speed with those … Continue Reading Why Scooter Gennett is the Future of the Reds