July 30, 2015: Derek Jeter
Back in Spetember 2014, I did a series of charts on the career of the former Yankee captain for a special issue of Sports Illustrated. Due to the publication date, some of the charts were missing the last few games' worth of information. Here are those charts updated.
July 25, 2015: Billy Beane's Oakland Athletics
Here's something I was commissioned to do by the Bay Area News Group back in March: a look at the A's while Billy Beane has been their GM.
July 12, 2015: Nude with red sox
Sometimes, it confuses me why it took me so long to do certain things. This is one of those things.
May 24, 2015: National/major
A moderately pointless chart re the names of the main sports leagues in the United States.
May 20, 2015: Ad-free ballpark
I Photoshopped all the advertising out of this photograph of [Beer Brand] Field, Denver, Colorado.
May 17, 2015: Some drawings
Here's a few things from the last couple of months that I forgot to put online:
Yet another drawing of Dodger Stadium
May 17, 2015: Felix on photo day
The last four photo day photos of Felix Hernandez, all GIFed together.
May 17, 2015: Three football stadiums
I really like the Huichol beadwork that one sees a fair bit in Mexico, so I tried to replicate the style with pixels. I drew three football stadiums in this style, stadiums in cities that I have lived in. First, Sincil Bank, the stadium of my hometown team, Lincoln City. The Olympiastadion in Berlin, home of Hertha BSC, and Estadio Azul here in Mexico City.
May 17, 2015: First and Last, Nos.73-80
It's been a while, and, in all honesty, I did these in March of 2012, just forgot to upload them. But, y'know, better late, right? Anyway, the first and last plate appearance by Barry Larkin, Dale Murphy, John Miller, Ken Boyer, Kenny Lofton, Larry Walker, Minnie Miñoso, and Rafael Palmeiro. Clickity click.
March 2, 2015: Fixed links
Quick bit of housekeeping: I recently found out the stuff that I did for TheScore's Getting Blanked blog back in 2012-13 has gone offline, so I put all of those infographics on this site and fixed the links. It was a great time for me. I very much enjoyed being hired to do regular infographics, and it was fun to look back at the stuff I did. That, of course, is of no interest to you, but just in case you have tried to look at some of those recently, they are back online now. Thanks.
THE SINISTRAL BASEBALL LEAGUE
An invented league that, sadly, only lasted for part of one season. Here's the promotional poster for that league, where short stops are left-handed.
Eric Nusbaum and I went to Hermosillo to watch the 2013 Caribbean Series. We wrote and drew about it for Sports on Earth. And, in doing so, produced some other content, too, so I've gathered all the links together, in case you wanna see everything that we did.
Exactly what the title sounds like: Lego representations of baseball players. everything that we did.
FLIP FLOP FLY BALL
An Infographic Baseball Adventure
The photo above might've tipped you off to the fact that there's a book! 160 pages of charts, drawings, essays, and a foreword by Rob Neyer. More info here.
Published by Bloomsbury USA. In stores now.
You can order it from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and IndieBound.
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