Remembering Ken Hubbs, Cubs Second Baseman

As a 20 year-old playing for the Chicago Cubs in 1962, Ken Hubbs hit .260/.299/.346 with five home runs and led the league, unhappily, in strikeouts and grounding into double plays. Ken, however, let his glove do the talking and ended up setting Major League records for consecutive errorless games (78) and chances (418) at... Continue Reading →

New York City Bans Use of Metal Bats at High School Baseball Games

USA Baseball v. City of New York, 509 F.Supp.2d 285 (SDNY, 2007)What’s the Issue?Beginning in 2002, the City began to consider enacting a bill forbidding the use of “non-wood” bats by children in competitive baseball games and the Council held public hearings, heard testimony and reviewed reports and records, eventually totaling in excess of 3500... Continue Reading →

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