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  1. Pillars and posts and stadium geometry

    Rob Neyer

    This isn't really a baseball post, but it's one of those things I can never quite let go of. From the Post: What a bunch of blockheads! These are the worst seats in the new $1.7 billion Meadowlands football stadium -- so bad the Giants and Jets ...

    Blog | April 27, 2010
  2. The 2015 All-Star Game in ... Cooperstown?

    Rob Neyer

    The NHL and now the NBA have played before gigantic, football-sized crowds, leading Big League Stew's 'Duk to wonder about baseball. Bigger? Well, MLB's already played a game in the Coliseum, and anyway baseball teams already play to fairly large cro...

    Blog | February 15, 2010
  3. Marlins have a new home (sort of)

    Rob Neyer

    Gosh, I'm sure going miss Land Shark Stadium. Or not. But better than this again: The football/baseball facility in South Florida, which is currently called Dolphin Stadium again, will be renamed Sun Life Stadium, after the company Sun Life ...

    Blog | January 18, 2010
  4. Complaining about November baseball

    Rob Neyer

    Look, I'm dead-set against scheduling World Series games in November. But this is one odd argument against them ... Playoff baseball in October increasingly has had to compete for the sports fan's attention with college and pro football. Now, with th...

    Blog | October 22, 2009
  5. Monday Mendozas

    Rob Neyer

    Today's links were not subject to the approval of the National Football League or its franchises ... * Well, here's an odd twist. The guy who wrote Thurman Munson's autobiography 30 years ago has now written a biography of Munson. ...

    Blog | June 29, 2009
  6. News Flash: Baseball isn't Football

    Rob Neyer

    Dirty Harry on the baseball draft: I have a ton of complaints about baseball's draft (the lack of slotting system, rules against trading picks, etc.) but at least this year it's generating more interest than normal, so I suppose sportsbook f...

    Blog | June 09, 2009
  7. Rob Neyer: Death of the stolen base?

    Rob Neyer

    The stolen base is far from dead in today's game. Simply put, it's among the many tools used to score runs.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2009
  8. Rob Neyer: Curt Schilling belongs in Cooperstown

    Rob Neyer

    Curt Schilling is officially calling it quits. From his blog: I used to wait with bated breath for Don Meredith to start singing that on Monday night football. Normally it was sweet music if the Steelers were playing. If I could get him to sing it...

    Blog | Conversation | March 23, 2009
  9. Rob Neyer: Football's all-time baseball team

    Rob Neyer

    With the Super Bowl approaching, Rob Neyer assembles an all-star baseball team composed of the best football players.

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2009
  10. Deadline deals have little impact

    Rob Neyer

    Contenders make deadline deals to put them over the top, but they've rarely made a significant impact.

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2006
  11. Royals produce when it's needed most

    Rob Neyer

    Faced with a desperate situation Sunday, the Royals salvaged the final game of their series against the Twins.

    Story | Conversation | August 18, 2003
  12. For short-term fix, McKeon passes test of time

    Rob Neyer

    Sure, Jack McKeon is a managerial retread. But turning around the Marlins proves he knows what he's doing.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2003