Baseball Banter Archives

Here we have archived our past Baseball Banter chats, where your favorite authors participated in a live chat about their latest articles. Be sure to check the Baseball Banter calendar on the home page or our Baseball Banter page for the dates and times of upcoming chats.

The Second Coming of Joe DiMaggio

Feb. 12, 2016, 2:30 p.m. ET

Graham Womack will read, write, and talk about baseball history any day of the week. Come ask him anything about the subject.

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The 1911 Season: The Cream Rises to the Top

Feb. 10, 2016, 2:00 p.m. ET

The 1911 season was an oasis of offense in the middle of the Deadball Era, and in all respects the cream rose to the top.

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Double Steal: The Mutt and Jeff Bandits

Feb. 8, 2016, 4:00 p.m. ET

Rick Dempsey, Larry Yount, a California Pony League All-Star team and a coach who robbed 13 banks in 1963 with his business partner. Talk about a double steal!


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Looking Back at 1998

Feb. 5, 2016, 10:00 a.m. ET

The 1998 New York Yankees was a great team. According to author Bob Klapisch it was the best team he has ever covered. 


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Feb. 3, 2016, 8:00 p.m. ET

1904: A Season with pitchers that lasted forever and the World Series never happened.  It might just be the most interesting season that no one remembers.

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The Chipmunks

Feb. 1, 2016, 2:30 p.m. ET

The Chipmunks were a collection of young baseball writers who began arriving on the scene in the late ’50s and early ’60s.

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