The latest version of my Metro New Orleans Area Baseball Player Database was published on July 15, 2014. It now contains over 1,100 entries. Go to the Articles page on this website to retrieve the latest copy in a PDF format.
On May12, 2014, Sports Collectors Digest published my article reviewing the history of Street and Smith's annual baseball yearbook. Click here to view the article.
I published a list of over 300 baseball relatives for the 2014 season on May 1, 2014. It can be viewed on my blog, Baseball's Relatives, on the Major League Baseball Blog Network. Click here to view the list.
On January 25, 2014, an updated version of my Metro New Orleans Area Player Database was published. It now has over 1,000 entries of baseball players who attended New Orleans area high schools and went on to play at the college level, were drafted professionally, played in the Minor Leagues or played in the Major Leagues. Go to the Articles page on this website to retrieve the latest copy in a PDF format.
January, 2, 2014 - My blog, Baseball's Relatives, on the Major League Baseball Blog Network now has over 130 entries containing recent news about baseball's family relationships. Click here to view the blog.
On June 5, 2013, I did an on-air interview with sports show host Scott Alexander on New Orleans station WGSO 990 AM. With Father's Day coming up, we talked about my book, Family Ties, and shared stories of our recollections of relatives in baseball.
On May 2, 2013, TheTenthInning.com sponsored the launch of a new blog, named "Baseball's Relatives," on Major League Baseball's blog website (http://baseballrelatives.mlblogs.com/). This new blog will serve as an extension of my book Family Ties, by being specifically devoted to emerging stories, new information, and expert commentary about the ever-evolving family relationships in baseball.
The March/April 2013 issue of Delta Magazine listed Family Ties in its "Hot Topics" feature. Delta Magazine is a regional publication featuring the artists, places, food and recipes, architecture and interior design, shopping, and journalism of the Mississippi Delta. Go the "Books & Reviews" page to view the article.
On March 3, 2013, I did an on-air radio interview about my book, Family Ties, on the "Talkin' Baseball" sports talk show of WFAN 660 out of New York City, with host Ed Randall.
The Tenth Inning had its Facebook page launched on February 23, 2013.
On February 16, 2013, I did an on-air interview about my book, Family Ties, on the "Remember When" talk show of the Major League Baseball Network Radio, with hosts Ed Randall and Rico Petrocelli.
On February 1, 2013, a new version of my New Orleans Area Player Database was published on neworleansbaseball.com. Go to the Articles page to retrieve this latest update.
Sports Collectors Digest editor, Tom Bartch, reviewed Family Ties in his column on November 2, 2012.
The West Bank Beacon, a local New Orleans newspaper, printed an article about Family Ties in its November 2012 issue.
I did an on-air radio interview with Rich Marazzi, the host of Inside Yankee Baseball, on ESPN 1300 on October 27, 2012.
My debut book, Family Ties: A Collection of Facts and Trivia About Baseball's Relatives, was released in October 2012.