Baseball Magazine


  • 1903 Base Ball Catcher

    1903 Base Ball Catcher

    I stumbled across this image last night of an application submitted in 1903, and apparently approved in 1904, for a patent on a Base Ball Catcher. Read more

    5 hours ago by   Precious Sanders
  • “Faith,” by Tim Peeler

    “Faith,” Peeler

    Mickey Mantle is one of those players that everybody wants to love, and yet is becomes so hard to look past his lifestyle and how it affected his on-field... Read more

    The 21 September 2016 by   Precious Sanders
  • Principled Drills

    Principled Drills

    There are two different types of drills that we coaches tend to run our players through during practice. The first involves picking a position-based skill that... Read more

    The 20 September 2016 by   Meachrm
  • Boston Massacre 2016

    Boston Massacre 2016

    Last Thursday, the New York Yankees came into Fenway Park four games behind the Red Sox in the AL East race. And naturally, more than one pundit had to bring... Read more

    The 19 September 2016 by   Theomnipotentq
  • The Future is Here and It Looks So Bright That I Gotta Wear Shades.

    Future Here Looks Bright That Gotta Wear Shades.

    We unload off of the BART train like a herd of cattle and enter the dingy station with a mixture of part excitement and part bovine expression. Read more

    The 19 September 2016 by   Gary
  • Baseball During World War I

    Baseball During World

    National World War I Museum World War I broke out in late-July 1914, following the assassination of the Archduke of Austria-Hungary, though it was not until... Read more

    The 19 September 2016 by   Precious Sanders
  • The Sox In San Diego


    I had the pleasure last week of visiting the incredibly beautiful city of San Diego, and it's the third time I've been there.Of course, I had a great reason... Read more

    The 14 September 2016 by   Theomnipotentq
  • Tips for the Showcase Circuit

    It’s showcase season!The Fall is when many high school players hit the showcase circuit in the attempts to woo a college or pro scout into giving up some money. Read more

    The 13 September 2016 by   Meachrm
  • Joyce and Alice

    Joyce Alice

    It's that time of year again.Sunday will mark 15 years since the World Trade Center was attacked by radical Islamic terrorists, and we lost nearly 3000 beautifu... Read more

    The 11 September 2016 by   Theomnipotentq
  • “Father Time is Coming,” by J. Patrick Lewis

    “Father Time Coming,” Patrick Lewis

    Without a doubt, Satchel Paige was one of those pitchers whose accomplishments will stand the test of time.  He threw just about any pitch you could think of,... Read more

    The 02 September 2016 by   Precious Sanders