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  1. American League playoff games going on and on and on

    Jim Caple

    How did that 1-0 ALCS game Saturday night last 76 minutes longer than that 1-0 NLCS game Saturday afternoon? Off Base wonders.

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2013
  2. A Philip Marlowe-like fictional search for the missing Kirk Gibso...

    Jim Caple

    Nobody knows for sure what became of Kirk Gibson's famous 1988 home run ball. Sounds like a case for Philip Marlowe. So we hired him. Here's his story.

    Story | Conversation | October 14, 2013
  3. Oral History: 25th Anniversary of Los Angeles Dodger Kirk Gibson'...

    Arash Markazi

    Twenty-five years later, Kirk Gibson's dramatic World Series homer endures.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2013
  4. Kirk Gibson's 1988 World Series home run ball missing

    Darren Rovell

    When Kirk Gibson's 1988 World Series home run landed in the right-field stands at Dodger Stadium, it vanished. Maybe forever.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2013
  5. Eck will fill in for Remy in NESN booth

    Dennis Eckersley will fill in for Jerry Remy as the color analyst for NESN Red Sox game broadcasts starting tonight and through at least the team's upcoming West Coast trip (Aug. 19-25), the network announced. Remy's son, Jared, was arrested Frida...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  6. Mariano Rivera's return: Better than Michael Jordan, Mario Lemieu...

    Andrew Marchand

    Mariano Rivera's return may be the greatest New York comeback of all time.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2013
  7. Zack Wheeler: Better stuff than Strasburg?

    Adam Rubin

    Associated PressDan Warthen favorably compared Zack Wheeler's Saturday to Stephen Strasburg's outing.JUPITER, Fla. -- Sandy Alderson lists his two greatest acquisitions while presiding over the Oakland Athletics as Dennis Eckersley and Bob Welch, the...

    Blog | February 26, 2013
  8. Hall of Famers glad Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens denied

    Nobody was happier about the Hall of Fame shutout than the Hall of Famers themselves.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2013
  9. MLB -- Day 1 of the Hall of 100

    Our experts have their say about the initial unveiling of our Hall of 100.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2012
  10. The list: Worst MVP winners

    David Schoenfield

    In my earlier post, I wrote about players since 1969 who had terrific all-around seasons but didn't win the MVP Award. As a companion to that piece, let's take a quick look at worst MVP winners. There are many ways to look at this, but the easiest is...

    Blog | September 28, 2012
  11. Does anyone want to win a Cy Young?

    David Schoenfield

    Some recent performances of Cy Young candidates: Johnny Cueto, Reds: Eight runs and 17 hits over 11 innings in his past two outings. Aroldis Chapman, Reds: Four hits and three runs allowed on Friday, including a game-losing home run to Matt Dom...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  12. Dream teams: 1992 versus 2012

    David Schoenfield

    Before the Olympics began, Kobe Bryant suggested this year's Olympic basketball team would defeat the fabled 1992 Dream Team that featured Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Charles Barkley and Larry Bird. Bryant later adjusted his thoughts, saying the D...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  13. Herd on ESPN Radio: Show Preview August 3, 2012

    Colin will be joined by ESPN NFL Insider John Clayton (10:45 a.m. ET), Baseball Hall of Famer Dennis Eckersley (11:15) and ESPN MLB analyst Orel Hershiser (12:15 p.m.) on Friday. As always, email the show (, text us at 73776 (m...

    Blog | Conversation | August 03, 2012
  14. Evolution of the closer: How we got here

    David Schoenfield

    How did we get here? No, I don't mean "What's on the other side of the universe?" kind of here. How did we get here? June 8: The Mariners lead the Dodgers 1-0 in the eighth inning. They're working on a combined no-hitter, but the Dodgers ha...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  15. St. Louis Cardinals retire Tony La Russa's No. 10 before game

    Tony La Russa's first reaction to the St. Louis Cardinals' decision to retire his No. 10 jersey was one word: "Incredulous." After all, it's only been a little more than six months since the World Series parade.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2012
  16. Ohio man plays in 'Field of Dreams' game

    Matt McCue

    Last year, Pepsi Max challenged fans across the country to compile their fantasy lineups of former MLB greats for its Field of Dreams promotion and promised, "If you build it, they will come." The team of legends determined by the fan voting wou...

    Blog | May 11, 2012