Archive for December 2018

A new book and documentary resonate deeply, providing a connection to the pitcher that goes beyond baseball.

A baseball romance shows the descriptive power (and limitations) of fiction.

Ring Lardner’s classic retains its relevance over a century later.

Looking back at some of Justin Verlander’s most interesting moments.

A mostly forgotten baseball novel reminds us what has changed — and hasn’t.

There aren’t many movies like this one.

Looking back on the show’s first nine episodes.

Looking back at an important memoir.

Just how much of a missed opportunity was 2012 for the Tigers?

In the first installment of a new series, we look back at what this baseball tale tells us about the quest for the American Dream.