Wednesday, April 15, 2020

(Mostly) 'Rona-Free Hot Links, Vol. 7

Took a break because...well, I felt like it.

*Dusty Baker's new routine is basically making wine and watching cowboy movies. Dusty:
It's kind of like Groundhog Day every day.

*Dusty talked to Tags about Jackie Robinson and the potential return of baseball.

*Jackie Robinson coached college basketball in Austin.

*'s complete guide to Jackie Robinson Day.

*Alex Bregman has raised almost $850,000 for the Houston Food Bank.

2017 ALCS Game 7:

*Jim Crane is shipping $3m worth of supplies to Puerto Rico.

*MLB is participating in a COVID-19 study.

*Tom Verducci: How a 43-game regular season could work.

*Wright Thompson, on Clayton Kershaw.

*The Quarantine Backyard Ultra is perfectly insane.

*Might have said this already, but I highly suggest you watch Icarus on Netflix.

*We've also really been into McMillion$, which is on Hulu and HBOGo.

*The Spies Who Came in from the Continent.

*Stereogum: An oral history of MySpace Music.

*Outside: The true story of the White Island eruption.

*I've read about half of The Partner in the last 24 hours. It's a pretty great quick read.