Upon Further Review By Jim Henneman
Jim Henneman Remembers Former Umpire Steve Palermo
Jim Henneman shares his memories of former MLB umpire Steve Palermo, who died May 14 after losing a bout with cancer only a few knew had reached the serious stage.
Should Baseball Re-evaluate Its Approach To Everyday Players?
Jim Henneman says it may be time for baseball to re-evaluate everyday players, the ones with multiple skill sets, because arms don't break down as often in the infield or outfield as they do on the mound.
Jim Henneman Recaps MLB's First Month
With the first month of the MLB season in the books, Jim Henneman looks at some of the prognosticators' early misses, and he says it's a mistake to pass off the Orioles' April success as a fluke.
Newfangled Analytics Prove Earl Weaver Was Right All Along
The new positioning of Orioles center fielder Adam Jones reminds Jim Henneman of Earl Weaver's common refrain, "You don't get beat by the ball in front of you."
Baseball Getting Distracted With Meaningless Stats
Ever get the impression baseball is getting overwhelmed with numbers and formulas? Jim Henneman says, welcome to the club.
Despite Initial Skepticism, Camden Yards Has Become A Bucket-List Destination
Oriole Park at Camden Yards has become so widely accepted as "The Ballpark That Changed Baseball Forever" that Jim Henneman says it's easy to forget how much initial opposition there was to both the location and the design.
Jim Henneman: 2017 Orioles Have More Depth Than Past Teams
Jim Henneman says there is something mysterious about the 2017 Orioles, which might startle the experts, and he says the team has some depth that hasn't been apparent before.
Adam Jones, Andrew McCutchen Shine In World Baseball Classic
Jim Henneman says there were a lot of stars who came out to play in the World Baseball Classic, but Adam Jones and Andrew McCutchen were the nitty-gritty poster boys for Team USA.
Extra-Inning Rule Change No Way To Settle Real Contests
Jim Henneman says MLB commissioner Rob Manfred's rule change placing runners on base at the start of the 11th inning is no way to finish meaningful baseball games.
Loyola-Morgan 1952 Basketball Game Made Memories And History
Jim Henneman recalls the 1952 matchup between Morgan State University's basketball team and Loyola College (now University) -- a game for the ages in more ways than one.
World Baseball Classic Is Worth Uphill Battle
Jim Henneman says even though the World Baseball Classic has not garnered the same support in America as elsewhere, the tournament provides enough memories to make it worthwhile.
Would Hyun Soo Kim Be Slowest Leadoff Hitter In Orioles History?
Watching Hyun Soo Kim bat at the top of the lineup during a few spring training games has some fans wondering whether Kim would be the slowest leadoff hitter in Orioles history. Jim Henneman says the answer is a resounding, NO!
Jim Henneman: Outfield-Depth Debate Spans Decades
Jim Henneman says the spat between Adam Jones and Dan Duquette regarding the center fielder's outfield positioning is a narrative that has existed in baseball for decades.
Matt Wieters' True Potential Missed In 'Hidden Figures'
Jim Henneman goes around the world of Major League Baseball, and he says somewhere along the line, analytics clouded the true value of former Orioles catcher Matt Wieters.