Making Phone Calls: The Cardinals Way

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Peter Gammons has a strong take on Dan Le Batard turning over his Hall of Fame ballot to Deadspin readers, arguing that the problem is that Deadspin people have never been to Cooperstown. (Some of us have, but OK, sure.) [The Real Cape] » 1/17/14 12:42pm 1/17/14 12:42pm

Peter Gammons On A-Rod: "He's Like The Marathon Bombers"

Today, famed baseball writer Peter Gammons appeared on Mike Lupica's show on ESPN Radio to talk about Alex Rodriguez's current steroid saga. » 11/21/13 2:07pm 11/21/13 2:07pm

And Now Peter Gammons Is Launching His Own Site

Enter Peter Gammons into the land of Simmons and King. Gammons is getting his own website—called Gammons Daily—and is launching, curiously, late in the season and basically out of nowhere. The site is supposed to be live sometime this week. » 7/29/13 1:42pm 7/29/13 1:42pm

Peter Gammons: Angel Hernandez Blew That Call After Ignoring The Replay

Peter Gammons went on Dan Patrick's radio show to talk about umpire Angel Hernandez's egregious blown call from Wednesday night's A's-Indians game. Gammons offered an interesting explanation for how Hernandez could have failed to properly call what was a clear home run even after looking at a video replay. » 5/10/13 11:51am 5/10/13 11:51am

The 15 Best Peter Gammons Tweets Of 2012

Longtime baseball analyst Peter Gammons also shares his insight and knowledge via his Twitter account. Even when the season is over, Gammons will offer up his aperçus about baseball and life in general. Here are his best tweets from 2012. » 12/20/12 10:15am 12/20/12 10:15am

Prince Fielder And Tim Lincecum Want Long-Term Deals, Andrew Bailey Is…

Your roundup of all the hottest hot-stove items of the day (and whatever shit Ken Rosenthal is throwing against the wall). This is ... HOT FUCKING STOVE! » 12/29/11 6:25pm 12/29/11 6:25pm

Pedro Martinez To Hang In The Smithsonian, Thanks To Peter Gammons

This 57 x 21 oil painting of Pedro Martinez, completed in 2000, will be installed in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery tomorrow. If they've got aesthetic, they'll put it across from the Carlton Fisk portrait already in their collection. » 3/24/11 5:20pm 3/24/11 5:20pm

Peter Gammons Leaving ESPN

I'm pleased to announce he'll be joining Deadspin as new weekend editor starting Jan 1st. (No, he's not.) Helluva guy, though. We wish him the best and hope to see him at Eddie Vedder's wedding. [RandBall] » 12/08/09 3:17pm 12/08/09 3:17pm

The Last, Best Sports Staff

A long, long time ago, when writers puffed on cigars in the press box and sipped scotches with their sources, the best sports journalism lived in print. And nobody did it better than The Boston Globe. » 6/06/09 1:15pm 6/06/09 1:15pm

A Carnivore's Guide To Yankee Stadium

The new Yankee Stadium may be a colossal disaster — Peter Gammons is the ballpark's latest critic — but the food is positively delectable. How one fan copped a $325 Legends Suite ticket and swindled the Yankees of $127 in concessions. The Yankees were just happy someone was there. [Time] » 5/23/09 4:15pm 5/23/09 4:15pm

Daryle Ward Will Eat Your Children In Broad Daylight

The Chicago Cubs have just won their ninth straight game. In related news, Hell has frozen over, pigs are flying, gas is now 75 cents a gallon, and Andy Dick just had sex with a girl. This wild chain reaction began when Ward, in the midst of an 0-for-13 slump, hit a three-run homer in the ninth to power the visiting… » 8/16/08 10:59am 8/16/08 10:59am