Baseball Articles

I've written some baseball articles I hope you'll enjoy. All of them are related to the game.

I'll be adding to this page regularly so bookmark us right now so you won't miss anything.

*Shot Heard Round The World Art

Artist Dianne Brunner-Cobert has created this incredible sculpture of Bobby Thompson's famous 1951 Shot Heard Round The World.

*History Of The Baseball Bat

From the big, flat sided bat to the sleak models of today. A history of the bat.

*Vin Scully

Sixty Seven years behind the microphone with the Dodgers.

*Strike Outs

Let's look at some strikeout records and why they are on the rise.

*Who Is The All Time Hit King?

Pete Rose or Ichiro?

*Kids Not Playing Baseball

Little League and youth baseball is declining.

*Front Knee Cocked

Cocking your front knee before your stride keeps everything in a powerful hitting position.

*Wrist Hitting

Let's look at the correct way to use your wrists during your swing.

*Men's Senior Baseball

If you're not a kid anymore and would love to play baseball again, check this out!

*Rotational Hitting vs Linear Hitting

What's the difference and which is better?

*They Died Too Young

Players that left us much too soon.

*The Only Walk Off, Inside The Park Grandslam In Baseball History!

July 25, 1956.

*Long Term Contracts

When will the owners learn?

*Baseball Tirades

Listen To And Watch Some Of My Favorite Baseball Tirades, Meltdowns And Arguments. These are great!

*Chuck Connors

From Brooklyn Dodgers To The Rifleman

*Alex Rodriguez

Should we now embrace A Rod Dispite The PEDs?


Have you ever considered buying sports memorabilia as an investement?


If you are one of the serious collectors of baseball memorabilia, please consider my hand painted baseballs.

*Baseball Unique

Here are few things that make Baseball unique compared to other sports.

*Rocky Mount Phillies

In 1975 I played for the Rocky Mount Phillies in the minor leagues. Here's a great article about our championship team and me.

*Dan Baker

The public address voice of the Phillies for over 40 years!

*Hitch In Your Swing

To hitch or not to hitch, that is the question.

*Bets Player Of The 1950's

Based on the numbers, who was the best player during the decade of the 1950s?

*Best Player Of The 1960's

Based on the numbers, who was the best player during the decade of the 1960s?

*Dallas Green

The Dallas Green I Remember.

*Great Old Teams

Why are the great old teams not so great anymore?

*Become A Better Hitter

Two surefire ways to improve your hitting.

*Steroid Use

Should players that used steroids be in the Hall of Fame?

*Clock In Baseball

Do we need a play clock in baseball?

*World Series Rings

Take a look at how World Series rings have evolved over the years. Wow!

*Baseball Lingo

No other sport has it's own language like baseball does.

*Latin Hall Of Famers

There are only seven Latin born Hall Of Famers

*Greatest Hitter Of All Time

A look at some of Baseball's best and who might be the greatest.

*The Pitch Count

When Will It End!

*Little League Coaches

Some great tips and strategies for coaching your Little League team.

*Baseball Hitting Drills

Check out some in-expensive baseball hitting drills you can do on your own that will dramatically improve your hitting skills.

*Pirates Baseball

Here's a little history about the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball club.

*Why The Hall Not?

Let's take a look at some players that should be in Baseball's Hall of Fame and why.

*Chase Utley

Philadelphia Phillies All Star second baseman.

*Voices Of Baseball

Radio vs TV. Remember those great broadcasters that seemed to be there forever?

*Harry Caray

Colorful and wildly popular broadcaster for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs

*Great Moments In Baseball

Some moments in baseball that seem to stand out from the rest.

*Free Agency

Here's a look at how the whole Free Agency thing got started.

*Retired Numbers

A history and list of Major League Baseball retired uniform numbers.

*Baseball Team Names

Do you know who the Highlanders, the Alleghenies and the Bridegrooms were. Find out who these teams became and more.

*Obsessed With Baseball

How to tell if you have an obsession with baseball.

*Famous Baseball Sayings

Some of the funniest and most interesting things Major Leaguers have said.

*Baseball Nick Names

An extensive list of Baseball Nicknames past and present.

*The Cy Young Award

Some facts about the Cy Young Award that you might not have known.

*Old Ball Parks

A fascinating look back at some old ball parks that are now just memories.

*Hitting .400

Let's take a look at why no batter has hit .400 since 1941.

*Who Invented Baseball?

We're going to take a look back at how baseball got started and just who had the most to do with it.

*Baseball Memorabilia

A look at the history of baseball memorabilia and just exactly what memorabilia is.

*Baseball Salaries

Baseball salaries and payrolls have definitely changed over the years. See how the changes have affected the game.

*Baseball Facts

Some interesting baseball facts that you may not have known.

*Abner Doubleday

The man we always believed invented baseball actually had very little to do with the game.


A discussion about how to get Major League autographs by mail.

*Back Yard Baseball

How we played the game when we were kids.

*Hot Dogs

A history of our all time favorite ball park snack.

*Baseball Helmets

Find out how helmets made their way into baseball.

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