Film as History: Baseball Style

How many times have you heard the expression "the book is always better than the movie?" For us book and film lovers, we hear it all the time. Very rarely do I watch a film and think to myself, that was better than the book. In fact, about 95% of the time I have read … Continue reading Film as History: Baseball Style

The dark side: The secret world of sports doping | News | Al Jazeera

I'm currently reading Eddie Dominguez's book about baseball's drug problems in the years following the Mitchell Report. In the book, Baseball Cop: The Dark Side of America's Pastime, Dominguez talks about his life and baseball's unresolved drug issues. He kept mentioning 'the documentary' where he appeared. After a little digging (took me less than a … Continue reading The dark side: The secret world of sports doping | News | Al Jazeera