The ex-major leaguer is studying alongside a Chabad rabbi as he embarks on a ‘spiritual journey’
I used to loathe the Bronx Bombers, until a religious epiphany taught me something about baseball, politics, and the perils of tribalism
The Amazin’s are in the World Series. Here’s who’s pumped.
How a Brooklyn yeshiva’s sad fate was tied to the team’s ‘miracle’ season
Why MLB’s most productive Jewish player deserves fans—despite missing out on the All-Star Game and facing suspension
Plus Pope Francis sends Rome’s rabbi a nice letter
The R.A. Dickey trade; or why the New York Mets, like American Jews, are at risk of losing their soul
Miller was responsible for the creation of free agency
Seven years after being seriously injured, player gets another chance
Plus the lampshade made of skin, and more
Photo of the day
A haftorah of unlikely occurrences and blind faith
With looming Mets and Red Sox home openers, a family determines for whom to root
All of Tablet’s latest stories—in your inbox, daily. Subscribe to our newsletter.