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’.


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


BaseballGB reviews Boston Red Sox and the Meaning of Life by Mark Rucker

May 10, 2009

There have been countless books devoted to the Sox over the years and Boston Red Sox and the Meaning of Life is the latest. Great moments, players and memorable quotes from the history of the franchise are brought together in the second instalment of this new series.

Read a full review here.


Keeping Score – A Saturday night classic

May 2, 2009

Last Saturday’s 16-11 game between the Yankees and the Red Sox was a classic.  Read about the game from a scorekeeping fan’s perspective here.


BaseballGB reviews New York Yankees and the Meaning of Life by Derek Gentile

April 19, 2009

The New York Yankees: love them or loathe them, you can’t deny their amazing history.  It’s a history full of great players, magical moments and memorable quotes.  All of which is celebrated in a new book by Derek Gentile.  A full review can be found at BaseballGB 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