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 Most Shameful Statue in Baseball

Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ET

Craig Calcaterra writes for Hardballtalk at NBC Sports.com. His non-baseball writing can be read at craigcalcaterra.tumblr.com.

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This Week in Baseball (TWIB)

Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 2:00 p.m. ET

Marty Appel is the author of 24 books, the latest of which, Pinstripe Empire, is widely recognized as the definitive history of the New York Yankees.

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The Designated Hitter: Not Quite as Newfangled as You May Think

Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ET

Craig Calcaterra writes for Hardballtalk at NBC Sports.com.

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Mantle Coaching at First

Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 2:00 p.m. ET

Marty Appel is the author of 24 books, the latest of which, Pinstripe Empire, is widely recognized as the definitive history of the New York Yankees.

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The Stealin’ A’s: Grand Larceny in Oakland in 1976

Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 12:00 p.m. ET

Scott Ferkovich is a member of the Society for American Baseball Research, and the leader of its Ballpark Project.

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John Montgomery Ward: Baseball’s Original Union Activist

Mon., Oct. 31, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ET

Craig Calcaterra writes for Hardballtalk at NBC Sports.com.

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The Strange Case of Spahn v. Messner, Inc.

Fri., Oct. 28, 2016, 3:00 p.m. ET

Marty Appel is the author of 24 books, the latest of which, Pinstripe Empire, is widely recognized as the definitive history of the New York Yankees.

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The 1956 World Series: The End of an Era (and a Rivalry)

Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 10:30 a.m. ET

Bob Klapisch has been covering baseball in New York for over three decades.

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Ballpark Violence Has Always Been a Low-Tech Affair

Mon., Oct. 24, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ET

Craig Calcaterra writes for Hardballtalk at NBC Sports.com.

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Frank Scott

Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 3:00 p.m. ET

Marty Appel is the author of 24 books, the latest of which, Pinstripe Empire, is widely recognized as the definitive history of the New York Yankees.

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