DC Sports Bog: Baseball


Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 03/29/2014

Miguel Cabrera contract is the worst

The Tigers slugger is one of the best sluggers in baseball history. But history says there’s almost no way he’ll live up to his new contract, the biggest in American sports history,

By Thomas Boswell  |  02:17 PM ET, 03/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Miguel Cabrera

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 03/28/2014

Congress and baseball: a video

With opening day approaching, C-SPAN pulled together dozens of clips of members of Congress talking about baseball.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:07 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Congress

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Frederick Keys pitcher Miguel Chalas captures a skunk with his glove

With a skunk terrorizing an innocent Carolina League game, a Keys pitcher came to the rescue.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:28 AM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Frederick Keys, minor league baseball

Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Bethesda Big Train rain delay antics

With a Sunday game delayed due to rain, some Bethesda Big Train players got creative. Also, weird. Very weird.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:49 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Bethesda Big Train

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 04/18/2013

Braves TV broadcast cites playoff odds, in mid-April

It's fun to look at odds of pro sports teams qualifying for the postseason. Doing so for the Braves in mid-April is probably not super useful.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:08 PM ET, 04/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball Prospectus, Braves, Media, Nats

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/25/2012

Bowie Baysox introduce 1K beer run

Running around the warning track while drinking. What can go wrong?

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Minor League Baseball | Tags:  Bowie Baysox, Minor League Baseball

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 03/14/2012

Baseball America predicts Nats make the playoffs

Nats players and Thomas Boswell aren’t the only ones thinking playoffs in 2012.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:29 PM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Nats | Tags:  Davey Johnson, Baseball America