Topic: Major League Baseball

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Breaking down the impending MLB playoff stretch

September 14, 2017 0 comments

As the Major League Baseball season enters its last month of regular season play, the landscape of the league is clear.

Schapiro ’19: The designated hitter is overdue for retirement

Columns, Sports

Schapiro ’19: The designated hitter is overdue for retirement

March 16, 2017 0 comments

There is perhaps no subject that divides baseball fans more sharply than the existence of the designated hitter.

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Flax ’17: Extensions make sense for baseball’s minor leaguers

February 23, 2017 0 comments

When we think about professional athletes, we think about fame, glamour and multi-million-dollar salaries.

Sports

Schapiro ’19: Major League Baseball postseason gets wild

October 7, 2016 0 comments

MLB’s ordinary postseason has begun: The wild-card games are over, which means that fans of both losing teams are understandably upset.

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Schapiro ’18: Dear Rob Manfred, don’t ruin baseball

September 16, 2016 0 comments

As seems to happen every year as the end of baseball season approaches, the conversation has once again turned to MLB commissioner Rob Manfred.