Comment of the week:
digamma on Doug Glanville:
Doug Glanville is the best baseball comedian of the last 20 years.
It’s not Strat-O-Matic or DMB, but Roger Maris had a baseball game.
Speaking of old-timey stuff, Stan “What’s” Opdyke looks at NYC baseball radio in 1953. Take it away, Stan.
Fangraphs looks at the Rob Deer Apathy Club.
Rich Lederer looked at two of the three true outcomes over the weekend.
And last but not least, NBC is looking to get back into the baseball broadcasting business. In line with their habit of providing coverage for programs that were once good but now irrelevant (like Jay Leno or Notre Dame), they will be carrying Pittsburgh Pirate games on Saturdays this year.