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  1. Welcome to the 2014 MLB All-Star Game, Where the Devout Will Atte...

    Michael Baumann

    One Easter Sunday during college, I pulled on my wrinkled khakis and last clean dress shirt and walked a couple of blocks to the closest Methodist church. This church had its roots in the antebellum South, but despite being within sight of t...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  2. Home Run Derby Awards: Best Hair, Best Homer, Best Shaving Kit&nd...

    Matt Borcas

    While not everyone gets excited about Major League Baseball's All-Star festivities, this year's Home Run Derby threatened to be at least somewhat entertaining, thanks to a new bracket format, three fewer outs per round, and a semi-stacked f...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  3. The 30: Youth, Movement

    Jonah Keri

    Saturday provided quite a glimpse into baseball's future. Toronto's Marcus Stroman was the first kid to make a splash. The 23-year-old rookie was electric against the Royals in his first MLB start, yielding just one run on five hits over s...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  4. The Breakout Brigade

    Jonah Keri

    Welcome to the 2014 edition of Grantland's annual MLB Breakouts column. Last year, I spotlighted up-and-coming stars like Freddie Freeman (yeah!), Matt Harvey (woo!), Domonic Brown (I'm the best at this!), and, um ...; Je...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  5. The All–MLB Network Team

    Michael Baumann

    If you're a baseball fan and (1) have a spare $130, and (2) are either single or have a relationship that will bear your watching 40 hours of baseball a week, there's no better investment than MLB Network. But if you're going to channel-surf through ...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  6. Jonah Keri on the NL East

    Jonah Keri

    Brotherly love runs deep in Atlanta as the countdown to Opening Day continues.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2013
  7. The New Springfield Nine

    Jonah Keri

    The baseball analytics revolution has helped us answer many questions that might have seemed unknowable before. We can now measure not only a pitcher's velocity but also the exact horizontal and vertical break on his pitches, the precise coordinates ...

    Blog | March 06, 2013
  8. About Last Night: Break Up the O's!

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Tuesday. Today, we'll be auditioning an assortment of new characters who have contacted us about being part of About Last Night. If any of them have tremendous popu...

    Blog | September 05, 2012
  9. Miami's Woes Result in Ramirez Heading to L.A.

    Jonah Keri

    "We have certain veterans who we thought would carry us in Hanley [Ramirez] and [Jose] Reyes, and that the kids would take that next step. [Giancarlo] Stanton, to his credit, is for the most part taking that step, but [Logan Morrison] has not, and th...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  10. Rankonia: The Triangle Power Rankings

    Sarah Larimer

    1. Mario Balotelli: Role Model Rankonia Founding Father Chris Ryan is with you, Mario Balotelli, which means you get this week's top spot. "This week, Manchester City and Italian striker Mario Balotelli made headlines by declaring, 'I will not ac...

    Blog | May 31, 2012
  11. Giancarlo Stanton, You're No Roy Hobbs

    Shane Ryan

    If you missed the action in Miami on Monday night, here's video of Giancarlo Stanton hitting a grand slam and temporarily breaking the Marlins' new scoreboard. Watching that clip, it's hard not to think about the scene from The Natural in which Ro...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  12. About Last Night: Lakers Beat the Traffic to Summer Vacation

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports on Monday. Russell Westbrook scored 28 points and Kevin Durant added 25 and 10 boards as the Thunder eliminated the Lakers and advanced to the Western Conference F...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  13. About Last Weekend: Lob City Revolution Continues to Be Televised...

    Shane Ryan

    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports over the weekend. The Los Angeles Clippers stunned the Memphis Grizzlies at home, winning Game 7 82-72 for the franchise's third playoff-series victory in 41 years. ...

    Blog | May 14, 2012