My Frank Thomas Hall of Fame Story

When I was a freshman in high school, I loved reading the sports section of the Chicago Tribune.  I looked at the fine print of the “scoreboard page” to find the stats of the Birmingham Barons.  That was the Chicago White Sox Double-A affiliate, and I was looking for the stats of then 22-year-old Frank…

Stealing Signs

Before the second game of the three-game series between the Rangers and Orioles, I interviewed Rangers third base coach Dave Anderson for our network pregame show. Just like every other third base coach, he flies under the radar when things are going well and fans hate him when his gamble on sending a runner home…