Category Archives: Covering baseball

Baseball writers offer stories that put Cubs’ historic World Series title in perspective

An historic game deserves equally momentous writing, right? As everybody knows, the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series title since people primarily relied on horses for transportation in this country by defeating the Cleveland Indians in a heart-palpitating 10-inning … Continue reading

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Tips for baseball, softball coverage

This was originally published April 2014 Baseball relies on cliches more than any other sport. They appear in quotes from coaches and in prose from sportswriters. This leads to stories that are both superficial and vague.

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