The ultimate respect for the game? Trying to win. Screw the unwritten rules. And the idiots making death threats against Matt Lipka.
CC Sabathia's days as a howitzer are long gone. Nailing a 3,000th strikeout anyway testifies to his spirit.
The Kate Smith kerfuffle should also prompt us to re-think habit patriotism in sports and elsewhere. But will it?
Herb Score's real career-killing injury happened well after he survived Gil McDougald's 1957 line drive.
Bill Ballou thinks closers, even Mariano Rivera, don't belong in the Hall of Fame. I think the first three words of that sentence are wrong.