Peter Gammons: Managers sit and live on “The Hot Seat”

The search for the next manager to be fired has become part of baseball coverage’s daily routine. It begins in March with prognostications about which managers could be on “The Hot Seat,” and continues on through the season, which happened in September, 2008 in Milwaukee when Ned Yost was fired while tied for first place […]

From the Bill Chuck Files…

Nine to Know New York has won 18 games in May: nine by the Mets and nine by the Yankees. They each have lost 13. In Tim Lincecum‘s first eight starts last season he had a 4.78 ERA and a WHIP of 1.569. In eight starts this season, his ERA is 2.08 and his WHIP […]

Around the majors report: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) The Marlins fired manager Mike Redmond and bench coach Rob Leary and will name GM Dan Jennings their new manager. 2) Brewers CF Carlos Gomez had to leave yesterday’s game, due to a facial contusion, after […]