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Cooperstown

A New Generation of Farmers

Leah Mayor | Posted 07.11.2011 | Green
Leah Mayor

At age 39, Kylie Spooner put her Ivy League education to unexpected use. She moved into the farmhouse where her father, Dean Spooner, was raised.

She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story by Audrey Vernick

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.31.2011 | Sports
Holly Cara Price

Whether or not the weather in the New York area tells us otherwise as we look into the maw of yet another possible nor'easter, today marks the officia...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

In light on A-Rod's 600th home run, the conversation turns to the 3 tainted members of the "600 home run club." How many will make it to the Cooperstown?

Newest Hall-of-Famer: Jon Miller

Ken Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Ken Levine

Baseball announcing is a lost art. Very few today are master storytellers. Very few really bring the game "alive." Thank God for Jon Miller.

The Cooperstown Shooting: Move On, Folks -- Nothing to See Here

Andrew Reinbach | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Andrew Reinbach

That is mainly a case of people looking for easy answers. What we have here amounts to a tale of teenaged angst, writ large.

Andre Dawson: Expo, Not Cub, In Hall Of Fame

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Despite his own preference to represent the Cubs, Andre "The Hawk" Dawson will be wearing a Montreal Expos cap in the Hall of Fame. He reportedly tex...

McGwire Used Steroids: Are You Surprised?

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

McGwire's admission will be characterized by some as a tragedy and by others as justice served. The far more difficult issue is whether the steroids really did help him reach the fences.

How To Solve The Steroids/Hall Of Fame Dilemma

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avi Sinensky

Here is the answer: let them in. And not just the steroid guys. Rose, Shoeless Joe, all of them. Put them all in the Hall of Fame. Except, not really. Here's what I propose: a Hall of Fame purgatory.

Abusing Statistics to Justify Dawson's Hall of Fame Induction

Eric Trager | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Eric Trager

In the aftermath of Andre Dawson's somewhat surprising induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame, baseball writers are struggling to demonstrate the Hawk's greatness.

Where Have All the Steroids Gone?

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

It has been months now since we have heard the word "steroids" uttered in the sporting news about the allegedly "cheating" baseball players.

Keith Olbermann Vacations In Cooperstown, Blogs About Baseball

Huffington Post | Peter Drivas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann has been away from the anchor's desk at "Countdown," and his recent blog posts give a clue where he's been (at least for the past few ...