Baseball Diplomacy: Hope Comes to Cuba Amid Painful History

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

When Richard Yates' Revolutionary Road was published in 1961, many critics and readers dismissed it as yet another indictment of the American suburbs, a theme which even then had become trite (amazing how some things don't change). For years, the best book of Yates' career was essentially ignored, isolated to a ...

Yoenis Cespedes Could Get $50 Million

Friday, November 18th, 2011

We've mentioned before that you should get to know the name Yoennis Cespedes (or Yoenis depending on who is reporting on him) because he is set to be one of the more intriguing free agents in all of baseball this winter. Now we're starting to learn more about him and ...

Chapman Flees reds For Reds

Monday, January 11th, 2010

One of the most intriguing storylines of this baseball offseason is where Cuban defector Aroldis Chapman would end up. Would it be one of the usual suspects like the Yankees, Red Sox or Mets? Or how about the Cincinnati Reds? Against all known odds, the left-hander agreed to a five-year, $30 million deal ...