Craig Calcaterra

Craig Calcaterra


Lead baseball writer, NBC Sports. Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed. Everything else is public relations.

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The real hero is the dude in these comments who thinks that Tyler Skaggs' mom is the real villain.

Who woke up to his son texting him that he fell on a skateboard at 3am while staying over at a friend’s house and now he’s at the ER? This guy.

"Shot of Love" is a pretty "meh" album and "Lenny Bruce" is not close to its best song, but the song's penultimate line -- "He fought a war on a battlefield where every victory hurts" -- is one of Dylan's better, more illuminating and truth-telling lines.

When you're just casually browsing real estate listings and find the apartment with the stripper pole in the living room.

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Term limits have ruined Ohio politics. It’s so bad. So so bad. It has made elected officials amateurs who are always panicked to find their next gig and have given massive amounts of power to lobbyists. An utter disaster.

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"Get an education. Better yourself!" (tuition triples, income stays flat) "Can't afford college? learn a trade!" (spends 40 years busting unions, slashing benefits) "Pull yourself up by your bootstraps! Start a business!" (supports healthcare system shackled to W2 work)

Two years ago today Wikipedia notified me that someone at my IP address had vandalized the page for Mallard ducks. It turned out to be my then-12-year-old daughter.

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My son wrote "thicc" on my patio 56 times.

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Afternoon bump. It's been an ugly week in a lot of ways and there are lots of reasons to be grumpy, but the response to this from BTS fans has been sweet and heartening and it's a good reminder that there is more than negativity in the world. @BTS_ARMY 

Whoever runs the Twitter at @BadlandsNPS  has some guts. Sad to say that tweeting objective facts is "guts" but it is in this mad age.

Bill James wrote this 16 years ago. It still applies, even if it is still ignored almost 100% of the time.

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Live feed from the Oval Office, where President Trump's aides have prepped him for the hearing.

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