Baseball on Townhall

Bill O'Reilly - Sat May 25

Terry Paulson - Mon Apr 22

The movie "42" captures Jackie Robinson's courageous and tumultuous rise from the negro leagues to the minors and, eventually, the Brooklyn Dodgers. The painful slurs and on-the-field attacks Robinson endured brings the viewer face-to-face with pre-civil rights America. For just a few moments, a new generation gets to feel the bigotry and resulting pain, see the whites only toilets, and experience being turned away from hotels because of the color of their skin. ... more

Elisabeth Meinecke - Wed Apr 17

Paul Greenberg - Sat Apr 13

It's an annual ritual yet always different. Like spring itself. Like the first taste of matzah at the Passover seder. It marks renewal. It brings past memories and future hope together in the pure, unblemished present. Like a blank page waiting to be imprinted. ... more

Todd Starnes - Wed Mar 13

A youth baseball league in central Illinois is in desperate need of cash – so they’ve decided to auction off an AR-15 assault rifle ... more

Cal Thomas - Mon Jan 21

Baseball great Stan Musial died over the weekend. He was 92. He will be missed. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Wed Nov 21

President Obama has several stated ambitions for his presidency. He wants it to be "transformative." He wants to unite Americans of all parties. He wants to build an economy from the middle class out (whatever that means), and he wants to help what you might call the domestic refugees of America's economic transformation. ... more

Rich Galen - Mon Oct 8

The Washington Nationals played the St. Louis Cardinals in the first game of what Major League Baseball insists on calling the National League Divisional Series - NLDS. The rest of the English-speaking world calls it: The Playoffs. ... more

Rich Galen - Fri Sep 21

As part of the continuing success story that is the foreign policy of Barack Obama, the U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, found his car surrounded by protesters, blocked, and pelted with plastic water bottles. ... more