Peter joins Rich Eisen Show to talk Cubs drama

Peter Gammons: Cubs Considered Using Trump to Tell Montero “You’re Fired”…

Peter Gammons: The remarkable journey of Devin Smeltzer and his battle with cancer

“Things that don’t kill you only make you that much stronger.”  Devin Smeltzer’s Twitter profile page Matt Hyde had read that. Hyde is a Yankee scout who covers the Northeast. He and Ray Fagnant run showcase teams out of New England and the tri-state area in the Northeast, and Smeltzer pitched for them last summer […]

Happy birthday, Michelle Obama (and 50 years ago in baseball)

First Lady Michelle Obama turns 50 today. In honor of the Ms. Obama’s birthday, here are some baseball highlights from 1964 The St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Yankees in seven games in the World Series. Following the Series, the Yankees fired manager Yogi Berra and replaced him with Cardinals manager Johnny Keane who had resigned. […]

Sports Rights Fees Will Make You Hate Your TV

Maury Brown is the president of the Business of Sports Network, which includes He is a contributor to Baseball Prospectus and Forbes. “These days, a franchise’s No. 4 hitter is no longer in uniform. The No. 4 hitter is the guy who negotiates the contract for the TV rights.” – Scott Boras You, Mr. […]