Don’t Be a Hot Dog! (An Essay on the Unwritten Rules of Baseball)

Original articles, for reference: The Unwritten Canon, Revealed – Tim Kurkjian (ESPN.com) http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/10964445/mlb-baseball-confusing-contradictory-unwritten-rules A Major League Pitcher’s Guide to Baseball’s BS Unwritten Rules – Dirk Hayhurst (Deadspin.com) http://deadspin.com/a-major-league-pitchers-guide-to-baseballs-bullshit-unw-1585433770/all This weekend, as my husband was incapacitated from a nasty cold, I was flipping through the television channels and stumbled upon “Baseball and American Life” on – […]