The Jewish Tin Pan Alley composer who wrote ‘Take Me Out to the Ball Game’ had never been to a ballgame
As the Cubs clinch a playoff berth to defend their first title in more than 100 years, a baseball fan remembers the metaphysical horror of watching the North Side Chicago club lose in 1984
Get ready for Romanian hot dogs, Polish sausages, and spiritual uplift
The best GM in baseball offered President Obama—a lifelong White Sox fan—a ‘midnight pardon,’ and welcomed him as a convert into the Cubs family
Gather ’round, folks. It’s Game 7!
Which Jewish baseball executive will bring his team out of the desert first: the Cubs’ Theo Epstein, or the Indians’ Mike Chernoff?
Fandom at Wrigley Field, a cathedral of hope for generations and generations, represents a level of devotion that’s downright religious
This year’s MLB All-Star selections are proof that Theo Epstein is a baseball God
Tonight, Coach Marc Trestman faces his first test as he sends his players to face the rival Green Bay Packers
Writers Julius and Philip Epstein are also forebears of baseball’s Theo Epstein
Why one yeshiva principal collects baseballs signed by Talmud scholars instead of professional athletes
Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young’s recent anti-Semitic tirade was a throwback to an era when bigotry was the norm in Major League Baseball
Jewish Rays left fielder has the stats, and knows them, too
Tampa Bay left fielder replaces Manny, nearly hits for cycle
For a kid-friendly Passover, try rounding out the seder plate with some off-menu additions
That may pose a conflict for a couple band members
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