Only in baseball can outfield vegetation or a catwalk high above the playing field determine a game's outcome.
The Twins and Red Sox are two teams to watch closely to see if both can repeat their success from a year ago.
While the Angels, among others, have made significant additions, the White Sox are among clubs to have lost talent.
Predicting how teams will finish in the standings not just in 2004, but for the next five years is totally absurd.
The Ultimate Standings say a lot about what fans want. But, in reality, winning is what's ultimately most important.
With LaTroy Hawkins signing with the Cubs, the Twins missed out on getting the full potential out of the righty.
While Leo Mazzone hasn't been a master at developing pitchers, he's still done plenty of good for the Braves.
From the archives
THURSDAY, APRIL 26 Dipping into the mail pouch for some reaction to yesterday's column about the home runs that Willie Mays hit, and didn't hit ... Hey, Rob -- Good column today. Are there any home run hitters out there the truly were hurt by th...