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Orioles GM Dan Duquette Said a Dumb, Bad Thing About José Bautista

When Buck Showalter spoke so eloquently two summers ago about the protests in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, one couldn’t help but admire the man and the organization he worked for. “You hear people try to weigh in on things that they really don’t know anything about. … I’ve never…

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Why John Gibbons Is the Right Man To Lead the Blue Jays

John Gibbons is an easy manager for a writer to like. He’s a true character. An eminently GIF-able misfit who used to fight his players and speaks in half-drawl, half-mumble. A member, if only briefly, of the legendary 1986 Mets. A players’ manager who has charmed the local media here in Toronto into calling him…