Big League Blogathon – 2nd Inning

It’s day two of the Big League Blogathon! Be sure to visit today’s lineup of posts. See what a Brit thinks of baseball as Jay from Life Vs Film looks at The Natural. Tom from Pop Culture Affidavit tackles the mammoth task of looking at Ken Burns’ Baseball with the first of two posts on…

Cobb

When it comes to the question of who is the greatest baseball player of all time there are two camps. Those who say Babe Ruth and those who say Ty Cobb. Honestly, I think the more serious students of the national pastime would be pretty much unanimous in backing Cobb. The challenge, however, has to…

Big League Blogathon – Opening Day

Today should be a national holiday! Opening day! If you aren’t able to make it to the old ball field today, you can at least check out these first few entries in the Big League Blogathon: John over at The Droid You’re Looking For creates an infographic on where some of your favorite baseball movies…

The Babe Ruth Story

The question of who was the most famous baseball player of all time is a no brainer if there ever was one. It’s Babe Ruth…the Bambino…the Sultan of Swat! Even those who have no other knowledge of the game of baseball know his name. He changed the game forever with his hitting style that focused…

Big League Blogathon

Tomorrow is a day I look forward to all year long…it is opening day for the baseball season! There is something magical about the game of baseball. No other sport has the amazing history, characters, and stories like those associated with our national pastime. That’s part of why baseball has become the subject of so…