The Wrigley Rooftop experience is something every baseball fan should enjoy. Wrigley Field is baseball’s Mecca. Wrigley Field has ivy-covered brick walls. Harry Caray sings “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.” Ferris Bueller played hooky to attend an afternoon Cubbies game. Celebrating its 100th year birthday in 2014, the old ballpark outshines its host team. […]
This is the archive for all things related to baseball.
We've included reference materials like baseball slogans, team names, and quotes. In fact, you'll find quotes broken down to players like Yogi Berra quotes, Babe Ruth quotes, and Satchell Paige quotes.
There's a lot to take in. So, take your time, and please revisit often.
EDITOR’S NOTE: With Father’s Day approaching, a time when we recognize fathers and remember those who have passed, we asked maverick baseball promoter Mike Veeck to write about his favorite Father’s Day memory of his dad, baseball Hall of Famer Bill Veeck. First, some background. Baseball legend Bill Veeck was a genius at getting fans […]
Looking for some good baseball team names? Well, you’ve come to the right spot. Do we have some ideas for you? You betcha! Baseball, long known as America’s pastime, may have lost some of its luster to football, but it’s still the biggest show in town in summer for many areas. With its rich history, […]
Baseball slogans can pump up a team and its fans. It’s interesting how just a handful of words can serve as a rallying cry that truly motivates a group of players to play as a team. These baseball slogans will sometimes have that effect. Mike O’Halloran, author of the book Best Sports Slogans and Captions, […]
Baseball Quotes provide players’ insights, bring us closer to the game, and provide us inspiration. These selected quotations are for lovers of the game, including players, fans, and coaches. Learn insights from players, managers, and sportscasters on our national pastime. Baseball’s enduring appeal is partially due to the wide variety of personalities that play, manage, […]
Everyone who has been to a baseball game knows the seventh-inning stretch. During this break in the action, fans rise and stand and sing Take Me Out to the Ball Game. Although there is no clear evidence of who started the seventh-inning stretch, a Jesuit Brother may be the man. Brother Jasper was the coach […]
Baseball is unique because there is no play clock and no game clock. The length of a game is infinitely variable. Three outs per side constitute an inning. There is no set time. There are other factors that play into game length, like weather, umpire rulings, the total number of pitches thrown, and pitcher changes. […]
The Savannah Bananas feature a dancing first base coach, a pitcher on stilts, and a “Banana Baby” held aloft each game ala “The Lion King.” With every game a sell-out, it’s the hottest ticket in town. Think of “Banana Ball” as baseball for the TikTok generation. The Savannah Bananas are a collegiate summer team that […]
Babe Ruth Day is celebrated on April 27th every year. It was first celebrated in 1947 and started by Mr. Albert B. Chandler. Chandler was Commissioner of Baseball from 1945 to 1951. Ruth had been diagnosed with throat cancer and Chandler was concerned about his health. After visiting Babe in the hospital, Albert Chandler decided […]
This handy baseball reference page address many of the common questions that baseball fans have. America’s national pastime is a sport filled with tradition. Among the oldest major sports in the U.S., baseball was played during the American Civil War. Here are some questions that many have about baseball. Who invented baseball? The origin of […]
Greetings, baseball fans — are you ready for the unveiling of My All-Star Baseball Card Team? The Sports Feels Good Stories boss ordered me to write an article about baseball cards and some of the cards that meant the most to me from my collecting days. It’s been a little while since I’ve collected, so […]
Do stats alone determine the top baseball superstars? Baseball fans love to debate who is the best in the game. We decided to take a deep dive into the current leaders in several key categories to find out who is the best of the best. We call it Baseball Superstars By The Numbers. Baseball’s Best […]