Description:This episode covers the story behind the Long Gone Summer — the competition between two sluggers following an MLB strike. More information:In 1998, Major League Baseball was still very much in a dark place. Due to the strike that lasted from 1994 to 1995 that led to the cancelation of 938 games and the 1994 postseason, baseball needed something incredible and … [Read more...] about An MLB comeback: The story behind the Long Gone Summer
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In this week’s episode of "Painting the Corners with Anton Schindler," we’re taking a look at some of the most incredible teams and seasons in the history of the MLB. Anton looks at teams that won 100 or more games in a season, and he compares their postseason success regardless of their regular-season record. Anton also highlights a few players who had career-best seasons … [Read more...] about Who were the best baseball teams of all time?
There have been a lot of bad teams in the history of professional baseball. Lots of teams since the mid 1800’s had some seasons that were more than forgettable, with all kinds of things to blame. Whether it be inconsistent pitching or every hitter being unable to pick up the ball, a lot can go wrong in this very complicated sport. This week, we break down some of the worst … [Read more...] about The worst seasons in baseball history, what came of them