About Rick Hummel

Rick Hummel covered the St. Louis Cardinals and Major League Baseball for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for 50 years. Known throughout baseball by his nickname “The Commish,” he is a former president of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America and was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown in 2007.

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March 24, 2023

The Houston Astros and New York Mets, who won 106 and 101 games, respectively, last season, already have had their

March 17, 2023

For various reasons, COVID-19 among them, the World Baseball Classic hadn’t been played for six years until this year. For

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March 9, 2023

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — After an outstanding career as an outfielder with the Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers,

March 2, 2023

Two of the greatest defenders all-time at their positions never had really met each other until this spring at the

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February 23, 2023

New York Mets manager Buck Showalter, seeking his first World Series appearance, has the estimable advantage of having potential Hall

February 16, 2023

Amid the seeming, never-ending carousel of MLB’s rules changes, there has been considerable speculation as to which would have the