The Worst MLB Giveaways of 2014

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The Best MLB Giveaways of 2014

By Phil Hecken

You fine folks may recall last year I was contacted by then-seventeen-year-old Joe Mueller who wanted to give us a taste of Major League Baseball giveaways — which he did, and it was great.

When I put out the call this year for reader pitches for articles during Paul’s summer . . . → Read More: The Best MLB Giveaways of 2014

De-Chiefers-in-Chief

From top: By Aleks Brown, by Sarah Good, and courtesy of Michael Kaus

From top to bottom: Dennis Brown, Keith Good, and Michael Kaus, three Cleveland fans who’ve been “de-Chiefing” their Indians gear by removing the Chief Wahoo logo. They’re all profiled in my latest ESPN column.

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Everyone Loves Free Stuff — A Sampling of MLB Ballpark Giveaways for 2013

By Phil Hecken

Ah. Freebies at the ballpark. It’s been a while since I went to a baseball game with the expressed purpose of getting some swag, and if my (admittedly faulty) memory serves me, I never really got anything “worth” using — except twice. Usually it was a crappy poster (that ended . . . → Read More: Everyone Loves Free Stuff — A Sampling of MLB Ballpark Giveaways for 2013