East Coast Bias: COVID Catastrophe, All Rise, Yo Goes AWOL

Where can you find the best baseball in the world? Fuhgeddabouddit! What kind of question is that, guy? On the east coast, moe. Deadass. Two beast coast born and raised kids bring you the goings-on from a week of baseball on the Atlantic. Welcome to East Coast Bias. ¡Dale!

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What’s old is new again: Revisiting 1981 in the wake of trading Mookie

Tuesday night’s Mookie Betts trade to the Los Angeles Dodgers left the block decidedly busted. But this wasn’t the first time the Boston Red Sox shipped out a star over supposed fiscal concerns. In fact, none of this is new for Boston; this might be the rule rather than the exception. Continue reading “What’s old is new again: Revisiting 1981 in the wake of trading Mookie”

Mookie moves on: The Red Sox break it up. The Dodgers keep it going.

Boston’s rebuild starts with a spreadsheet move, while Los Angeles charts a course for another decade of pennant contention.

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Playing Pepper: 2018 MLB League Championship Series

Playing Pepper is back for the 2018 MLB Postseason! This week, the esteemed BtB staff takes on the 2018 ALCS and NLCS Series.

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Playing Pepper: 2018 MLB Postseason Divisional Series

Playing Pepper is back for the 2018 MLB Postseason! The BtB braintrust takes on the 2018 Divisional Series.

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MLB Overnight: The small sample size Olympics​

The baseball season is long. And we’re here to help: MLB Overnight covers the interesting night-in, night-out goings-on of The Show. Continue reading “MLB Overnight: The small sample size Olympics​”

Playing Pepper: 2017 MLB Postseason Divisional Series

Playing Pepper is a feature on BtB where members of the staff provide quick hit insight on the postseason. In this edition, four of the team size up the 2017 League Divisional Series.

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