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Illustrations

The Story of Baseball’s Quirky, Fan Favorite Coach, Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel was brought out of retirement to coach the Mets in 1962, a distinctly Metsian act that also happened to be a shrewd marketing move.

Books

Soccer on the Page: Seven Literary Takes on the ‘Beautiful Game’

Soccer and literature have had a long relationship, perhaps due to the uninterrupted style of play, evoking the same tension and relief as a good story.

Books

10 Books to Know: What the Kids Are Up To These Days

It’s hard to keep tabs on what’s going on in the world of kids these days – but as always, there’s loads of literature to help us with the task.

Interviews

Lucky Bastard: Joe Buck on Being a Sportscaster, and Being Human

Longtime sportscaster Joe Buck joined us to talk about writing his memoir Lucky Bastard, in which he proves to readers that he's actually (gasps!) human.

Interviews

A Quick Q&A with Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow is a two-time national champion, first round NFL draft pick, and Heisman trophy winner. After playing in the NFL for the Denver Broncos and the New York Jets, Tebow joined the SEC Network. I

Culture

Steve Spurrier’s 23 Guidelines for a Good Ball Coach

Steve Spurrier has, over his career, come up with 23 guidelines to how to coach well. And guess what: They’re useful outside of football too.