In ESPN The Magazine, Doug Mittler writes that the defensive shift has taken over baseball. Now some savvy left-handed pull hitters, sick of seeing base hits die in short right field, are starting to fight back.
In ESPN The Magazine's 15th anniversary issue, Mag 15, Doug Mittler presents the worst 15 calls over the last 15 years. Plus, check out exclusive galleries for more memorable moments in sports since 1998.
The Mets' Bobby Bonilla isn't the only player who will be getting a paycheck long after his career ends. Doug Mittler compiles a list of other players -- both in MLB and in other leagues -- who've signed deferred contracts.