Margalus: The weird ways we can’t watch baseball

From SABR member Jim Margalus at Sox Machine on May 21, 2020:

Most days, I’ve been able to stomach the absence of baseball, because the serenity prayer was basically designed for this situation. Occasionally, said stomach takes a haymaker.

A recent episode of the Effectively Wild podcast delivered the latest punch to the gut. Sam Miller introduced a draft to select their favorite specific ways of following a baseball game, and while he, Meg Rowley and Ben Lindbergh ventured into idiosyncratic methods and conditions that not everybody can relate to, it did the job of thinking of the ways I didn’t know I missed following a game.

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Originally published: May 26, 2020. Last Updated: May 26, 2020.