The blurb by Richard Russo on the front cover of Joe Schuster's new book The Might Have Been declares it "surely destined to join the ranks of transcendent baseball novels." And it is. But what are those other transcendent baseball novels, you may ask? Here are a few, selected by Schuster himself an ... More >>
Baseball nicknames. They don't make 'em like they useta. This isn't just Unreal blowing the proverbial smoke. This is documentable fact.In the old days, baseball gave us Bob "Death to Flying Things" Ferguson. George "Prunes" Moolic. Frank Chance, a.k.a., "The Peerless Leader." As if Honus Wagner was ... More >>
Glory Road relives the season college hoops smashed the color barrier
Week of April 14, 2004
A top-secret squad of "Shadow Cardinals" improves with age at a remote training center in Kansas
Ray Liotta wants to know why he loses roles to ... Owen Wilson?