MLB Trade Deadline — Memories and Moves

With the MLB trade deadline at the start of August, this is the time of year when fervent baseball fans eye certain mid-game substitutions with a wary eye.  Is “Player A” injured, or has he just been traded?  Players departing mid-game If a player goes through the dugout hugging teammates during the game (as Giants’ […]

Overcome Adversity Like an All-Star

Almost everyone faces adversity in some form.  Baseball fans can be inspired by players who overcome injuries.  Many of the best players have had the greatest physical challenges.  A longtime Minnesota Twins player who fits this profile is Joe Mauer, an All-Star catcher.  His career spanned the 2004-2018 seasons.  He was voted MVP of the […]