Videos: Peter on games 5 and 6, the Phillies’ new manager, and more

Peter Gammons joins Chris Russo on High Heat to talk about historic World Series Game 6’s, the prospects of a Game 7 and more… Peter joins MLB Tonight to talk about new managerial hires, Dave Martinez for the Nationals and Gabe Kapler for the Phillies… Peter joins Brian Kenny on MLB Tonight to discuss the […]

Peter Gammons: After unfortunate delays, Brandon Guyer has now arrived

  It’s never been easy for Brandon Guyer. Oh, there was a time when he ran for 285 yards in a high school game in Herndon, Virginia, played on really good U.Va. teams with college stars like Sean Doolittle, and before he was traded to the Rays by the Cubs in the Matt Garza deal—which […]

Coffee and Clippings: Mookie Betts winning the race for center field job

Peter Abraham (@PeteAbe) of the Boston Globe writes that Mookie Betts is winning the race for the Red Sox center field job… The Red Sox saw Betts as a table-setter coming into the season. But he’s developing into a hitter with power. The Bill James Handbook predicted Betts for 13 home runs and that’s looking prescient. […]

Gammons Notes: New generation of young shortstops, Dodgers, Pirates and more

“A few years ago,” says one scouting director, “we were wondering if we’d ever see young shortstops coming to the major leagues from this country. Now we look around and see the game loaded with potential impact star shortstops. And look at the draft. There might be six college shortstops taken in the first 50 […]

Happy Holidays from the Church of Baseball & Darlene Love (MUSIC VIDEO)

The Church of Baseball For me, baseball has no religion or perhaps as Susan Sarandon’s character “Annie Savoy” in the movie Bull Durham, so eloquently put it: I believe in the Church of Baseball. I’ve tried all the major religions, and most of the minor ones. I’ve worshipped Buddha, Allah, Brahma, Vishnu, Siva, trees, mushrooms, […]

On the Record with Gabe Kapler

Gabe Kapler is a former Major League Baseball player of 13 years. Gabe joined an exclusive club, as one of the nine players who were on the field when the Red Sox won their first title in 86 years in 2004. You can keep up with Gabe Kapler on Twitter by following him @gabekapler. 1. Who was the […]