Upon Further Review By Jim Henneman
Baseball Dynasties Are Hard To Come By
Jim Henneman says the Houston Astros are good, with a chance to be great, but they aren't quite ready for "dynasty" status.
Missed Opportunities In Game 7 Will Likely Haunt Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts
Jim Henneman says Game 7 might have provided an unremarkable finish to a rather remarkable 2017 World Series, but it wasn't for lack of equal opportunity.
It's Fitting This Classic World Series Is Going Seven Games
Jim Henneman says the 2017 World Series is getting exactly what it deserves -- a seventh game.
Joe Girardi's Firing, Other Personnel Moves Distract From World Series
Jim Henneman says baseball has a longstanding rule that was intended to prohibit teams from making major announcements during postseason play, but that rule hasn't been followed much this postseason.
Unless Clayton Kershaw Comes Through, Dodgers' Superior Bullpen No Longer An Advantage
Just about all evaluations of the teams in this year's World Series come to one conclusion -- that the Los Angeles Dodgers have the superior bullpen -- but Jim Henneman is going against the grain with his World Series prediction.
It's Been A Bad Postseason For Baseball's Potential Dynasties
Jim Henneman says the lead-up of the 2017 postseason has brought the tale of three potential dynasties -- one that has already flamed out, one that never get started and another flickering on the vine of hope.
Breaking In With Cal Ripken, Orioles Trainer Richie Bancells An Iron Man In His Own Right
Jim Henneman reflects on the career of longtime Orioles trainer Richie Bancells, who recently announced his retirement.
Orioles' Young Players Show Promise, But Not All Are Ready For Big Leagues Just Yet
Jim Henneman says that while the Orioles seem to have finally developed some position players with promise, collectively, they aren't ready for delivery to the big leagues as a package.
It's Way Past Time For MLB To Better Protect Fans From Foul Balls, And Themselves
Jim Henneman says it's time for MLB to enforce a mandatory regulation -- not issue a guideline -- and set the standard for extended netting to protect fans from foul balls.
This Baseball Season, A Lot Of Teams Got Their Streak On
Jim Henneman says it's been a streaky year for Major League Baseball, as evidenced by the Los Angeles Dodgers and Cleveland Indians.
MLB Commissioner Should Scrutinize Practice Of Teams Buying Out Of Expensive Deals
Jim Henneman says when it comes to these long-term contracts, baseball should have a simple rule when it comes to trades: "Take me, take my baggage."
Stealing Signs Doesn't Pay For Red Sox
Jim Henneman weighs in on the Red Sox sign-stealing charges, Austin Hays' potential with the Orioles and more.
Jim Henneman Remembers 'Baseball Lifer' Joe Klein
Jim Henneman says Baltimore native Joe Klein, who died Aug. 23 at the age of 75, was one of those underappreciated, "baseball lifers" who worked at every level of the game but was most comfortable when he was helping others.
Orioles Need To Find A Way To Maximize Dylan Bundy's Talent
Jim Henneman says Dylan Bundy is the Orioles' best starting pitcher, but figuring out how to manage his innings and maximize his value to the club is no easy task.