baseball

How Bad Is It to Eat Gum From a 30-Year-Old Pack of Baseball Cards?

“What’s the worst that could happen?” That’s the question I’m asking myself as I stare at the pale-pink petrified rectangle in front of me. I…

‘Tender Sports Touches’ Make Pro Athletes Not Feel So Aggro

Pinned to the top of the Twitter account @BaseballIsCute is a picture of Cleveland Indians pitchers Bob Lemon and Gene Bearden after they defeated the…

The Infuriating Saga of the $15 Ballpark Beer

Ain’t nothing like going to a live game: The smell of the field; the excitement of the fans around you; and of course, the sensation…

I Won Mickey Mantle’s Underwear in an Underground Auction

Mark, a 36-year-old father of two in Connecticut, prides himself on his extensive collection of sports memorabilia. It’s quite a treasure trove: Mark has a…