Category: Ben Zobrist

By Jay McEvoy The game of baseball strikes a beautiful balance between tradition and evolution.  Whether it is the bat you swing, or the ball you throw, both have undergone significant cycles of innovation over the years.  The baseball glove, too, continues to evolve. On Opening Day 2018, a new level of […]

There’s putting the team on your back, and then there’s putting 108 years of losing, billy goats, black cats, Harry Caray, Steve Bartman, Bill Murray, and more than a century’s worth of championship-starved Chicagoans on your back… That’s what Ben Zobrist did last night with that oppo piece that slid […]

WPW’s Cactus League tour continues, this time with the Oakland Athletics. Coco Crisp told us his Rawlings Heart of the Hide PRO-TB is headed into its 9th season.  I posed this question on Instagram: considering the amount of ridiculous diving, crashing, leaping catches Crisp has made in the last 8 seasons, can […]