Bending my rules—but not breaking them—let my son play ball without forgetting that family and synagogue still come first
‘To Rise Again at a Decent Hour’ wrestles with faith, community, baseball, and what it means to refuse to fill your cavities
He was the greatest and strangest of all ball players, a fierce competitor, and a hateful person
A new exhibit paints the sport as a vehicle for assimilation, but Greenberg, Koufax, and even Ryan Braun are Jewish role models
Josh Zeid plays for one of the worst teams in baseball but still says he’s living the dream
My father started rooting for Detroit when Hank Greenberg played for the Tigers. Now it’s an enduring family tradition.