MLB’s Interleague history

May 25, 2010

We’ve just completed our first burst of interleague play in the 2010 MLB season. Want to learn more about the history of the two leagues coming together? Why not read Russ Dyas’s most recent article at BaseballGB: ‘Interleague Play & The Marmite Effect: 63 Years In The Making’.

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MLB.TV 2010 Prices

January 28, 2010

MLB.com has released the details of the 2010 MLB.TV and MLB.TV Premium subscriptions.  A British perspective on the new offerings, and the new prices, is available now at BaseballGB.co.uk

http://www.baseballgb.co.uk/?p=6595


MLB has let itself down again

May 10, 2009

Manny Ramirez and the Dodgers are not the only ones affected by the star slugger’s positive drug test.  Baseball is taking a battering and Selig and company are failing to stand up for the sport.

Read more here.


Dodgers can survive Manny’s suspension

May 10, 2009

Mark George, a British Dodgers fan, was as shocked as anyone to hear about Manny Ramirez’s positive drug test.  However, he’s convinced that the absence of their star slugger doesn’t mean his team will fall apart.

Read Mark’s comments here.


Off-season spending, Fantasy baseball and Green Cathedrals

December 14, 2008
  • The Yankees have gone fishing – First Sabathia, now Burnett. 
  • No credit crunch for CC – The Yankees make the first big signing of the off-season.
  • What type of fantasy league is right for me? – Mark George continues his guide to fantasy baseball by looking at various different types of fantasy leagues that are available.
  • Green Cathedrals by Philip J Lowry – A book review of this guide to ballparks past and present.

  • 1974 World Series, the WBC, the economic crisis and more

    December 8, 2008
  • World Series – the 1974 version – The A’s versus the Dodgers courtesy of MLB.com/live.
  • A-Rod and the D. Rep batting lineup – A-Rod’s decided to join the Dominican Republic for the 2009 WBC.  Here’s a look at the frightening lineup they could put on the field next March.
  • Baseball Economics – the global economic crisis, how it effects baseball in the States and how it effects being a baseball fan in Britain.
  • You Are the Scorer: Number 5  – the latest in our regular feature
  • Baseball Books for Xmas – Stuck for an Xmas present?  Here’s a guide to some baseball books you might want to try.
  • European club rankings 2008 – Comparing the rankings by Mister-Baseball and BaseballdeWorld

  • MLB postseason, the Baseball World Cup and the World Baseball Classic

    October 12, 2008
  • Great Britain confirmed for the 2009 Baseball World Cup – Some very positive news for British baseball fans.
  • Advantage Phillies and Red Sox – A look at the state of the two League Championship series after two games in the NLCS and one in the ALCS
  • League Championship Series – A preview of the two series
  • WBC Broadcast details – Information about the World Baseball Classic
  • Rays – White Sox at 22.07 BST tonight – A preview of the ALDS game
  • Nicaraguans complete GB’s pool for 2009 World Cup
  • Great Britain versus the Bangers: Game report – A report from Marcus Trescothick’s benefit baseball game.