Baseball related songs: “Take me out to the ballgame” by Bernie Williams

In this episode of "Baseball related songs", we pay attention to an instrumental performance by Bernie Williams, the former center fielder of the New York Yankees. In more than one way this "song" is baseball-related. First of all the song itself, which was released for the first time in 1908. But also the person who …

Some nice MiLB promotions are coming up

Around this time of the year, many Minor League Baseball clubs are presenting their promotional schedule for the next season. The Potomac Nationals have arguably some of the best promotions scheduled for 2017. Next to seven bobbleheads give away nights, the club will hold four film theme nights as well and if that is not enough, …

Yankees by the numbers: one uniform number less to play with

Coming Friday, the Yankees will sign Bernie Williams to a minor league contract, after which he will retire as a Yankee. This will happen nine years after he played his final game with the American League team from New York. The Yankees will retire his number 51 one month later on May 24. The former …