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Joe Posnanski
A Few Words ... Maybe more than a few
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  • PosCast: Yelling at Sepinwall
    21 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 2
    Joe and Mike get out all their Yankees frustrations as Rolling Stone critic Alan Sepinwall returns to the PosCast after his long suspension. Alan breaks down the top five television characters he woul...
  • Playoff JWIB! The Myth of Momentum
    21 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 38 21
    This morning, I want to talk for a moment about the treasured newspaper sports columnist. There used to be so many more of us. When I was 21 years old, becoming a newspaper columnist was the biggest t...
  • Nos. 82 and 81: Darrelle Revis and Herb Adderley
    20 Oct 2021 • 8 min read • 23 9
    From what I can find in the newspapers, the first shutdown corner in pro football history was a two-time Pro Bowler named Eric Davis … or a Hall of Famer named Ty Law. They kind of shared the honor. I...
  • Playoff JWIB! As Good As Ever
    20 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 48 25
    When you watch playoff baseball in 2021, you see a parade of pitchers with dazzling stuff. It’s really quite mind-blowing. I don’t think of myself as old, but I can remember writing about Kansas City ...
  • Playoff JWIB! My Time
    19 Oct 2021 • 1 min read • 50 21
    Let’s be honest, it would have been easy for old-time baseball fans to snicker a little bit — assuming people still “snicker” — when announcer Joe Buck called Eduardo Rodriguez’s Monday Night performa...
  • Week 6: As Bad As It Gets
    18 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 29 9
    Arizona 37, Browns 14 Summary: Disaster. The key moment: It was either the moment the Browns ruled out Nick Chubb, Jack Conklin and Jedrick Wills Jr., or Jan. 8, 1967, the day I was born in Cleveland,...
  • Playoff JWIB! Enough Already
    16 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 76 56
    I would hope it goes without saying that here at Joe Blogs, we love baseball. We love the thrills of the game, the history of the game, the stories of the game. We love the minutia and the crescendos ...
  • Playoff JWIB! Reality Check
    15 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 59 28
    I came into Thursday night believing in three universal truths about the game of baseball: Sinker-slider pitchers cannot survive in today’s game. Cody Bellinger is a great player, no matter how it may...
  • Live (on tape) from Cooperstown!
    15 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 7 1
    Joe and Mike sit in the hallowed Grandstand Theater at the Baseball Hall of Fame and talk about the obvious subjects — fruit, the Cleveland Browns and the New York Times Spelling Bee — as the PosCast ...
  • No. 83: Duke Slater
    14 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 41 21
    There are people in sports history who make sense … and those who do not. Duke Slater is one of those people who does not make sense. He feels fictional, legendary, like something out of a storybook. ...
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