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George Will’s Two Baseball Books Reveal Who He Is
Baseball and Football

George Will’s Two Baseball Books Reveal Who He Is

George Will’s political commentary reveals what he thinks. His two well-regarded baseball books reveal who he is: a smart, knowledgeable, romantic, but unsentimental fan.

Charley Finley of the A’s Won It All, Then Lost Even More
Baseball and Football

Charley Finley of the A’s Won It All, Then Lost Even More

Charles O. Finley, owner of the Kansas City/Oakland A’s was one of the most innovative owners ever. But his biggest changes were unintentional, driven by his ego and greed, and they forced him out of baseball.

Conversation Is a Vital Part of Baseball
Baseball and Football

Conversation Is a Vital Part of Baseball

Baseball conversation is almost as important to the game as bats, balls and gloves. Some questions, issues and disagreements are never resolved, but people never stop discussing them