Category Archives: Baseball

MLB Column: Watching Bad Teams

I attended the Labor Day game between the hapless Mets and unseasoned Phillies.  When two bad teams play, you have to look a little deeper to find the entertainment.

CBS Local: No Such Thing as Meaningless Baseball

MLB Column: Astros Return to Houston

This weekend’s baseball games in Houston can’t undo the damage of Hurricane Harvey, but sports have helped in the healing process before.

CBS Local: The Astros and Hurricane Harvey

MLB Column: Umpires

There is a crucial difference between a player publicly scolding an umpire and an umpire doing the same for a player. And if Angel Hernandez, Joe West, or any other umpire wants respect, he better earn it. Umps have been in the news a lot lately, which is never a good thing.

CBS Local: Angel Hernandez, Joe West, and Respect