Category Archives: Cheap Seat Chronicles

‘Kitchen Sink Stuff’: Peavy mixing up his pitching repertoire

Talkin’ Giants Ball. It is no secret. When a pitcher losses velocity and relies on a fastball and pitching catalogue of his former days, he is asking for a ticket home. More often than not, these starting pitchers are put into … Continue reading

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Jersey Chasers

Last week, Adidas announced it would not seek a renewal of their contract to produce NBA-licensed product. For now, this means nothing. The current contract runs through the 2016-17 season, meaning jerseys and on-court tee shirts will continue being made … Continue reading

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Beyond the Diamond

It is great that professional athletes are recognizing and wearing Baseballism, but what is even more validating to us is seeing our brothers and sisters of our nation’s pastime proudly wear Baseballism knowing that by this action, they too are sponsoring what this brand brings to hopeful little leaguers, to the underprivileged, and to those struggling with life altering disease: hope, support, strength, unity… #americasbrand #believeinbaseball @Baseballism Continue reading

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Wrestling Isn’t Wrestling

I’ve been a pro wrestling fan my entire life and, unlike a lot of people, I’ve always been more than willing to admit as much. As such, it probably won’t come as much of a shock to you that I’ve … Continue reading

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Top Ten Gifts for the Baseball Fan

In addition to my role as “occasional columnist” here at”Cheap Seat Chronicles,” I work in a retail store that sells sports merchandise; clothing, hats, knick-knacks and other, non-knick-knacky miscellaneous items. With the regular season starting soon, new batches of baseball-related … Continue reading

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From the base ball archives of Cheap Seats…

A look at: Mike (King) Kelly We’re talking Base Ball… Not only a game, baseball is a part of us. Like any relationship, baseball requires time (162 games and then some), emotional support (bring on the blogs and the forums), and … Continue reading

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Alex Rodriguez Issues Hand-Written Apology to Fans

Alex Rodriguez was slated to issue a public apology to fans at Yankee Stadium this spring, but that all changed earlier today when Rodriguez switched gears and issued a hand-written letter apologizing to fans for his past indiscretions. The Yankees … Continue reading

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