The Selective Memory of the Baseball Hall of Fame

The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown welcomed four new members this week, as Mariano Rivera, Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez, and Mike Mussina were elected by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Rivera became the first player to be elected by unanimous decision. Measured solely by their stat lines it's hard to find arguments against... Continue Reading →

Standing (Room Only) In the Hall of Fame

It says "Museum" on the entrance, but that's not what this place is. It's a love letter, one crafted over 150 years, with hundreds of authors and millions of recipients. Basketball has the swag. Football has the press. Hockey has the grind. Soccer has the fervor. Baseball has the nostalgia, and that nostalgia makes a... Continue Reading →

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